Cigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. The rate is highest among men in Southern states where smoking is more c…
One North Bay school district is considering letting some students sleep in a little more.
It’s now easier for preteens to get the cervical cancer vaccine.
A popular type of protein bars are being recalled because they could be contaminated with a dangerous bacterium.
On Thursday, conjoined twins will get a chance at separate lives.
A new report released today says parents should avoid painting their kids’ faces this Halloween because some of the chemicals found in some …
A warning to parents and those caring for children who are teething
Two Alameda County lakes are closed due to reports of dangerous toxic algae levels, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.
Bees and hornets aren’t the only insects that sting to defend themselves. A stinging hair caterpillar can also cause a painful reaction.
Ben Stiller on Tuesday revealed that he battled prostate cancer in 2014, and he credits the test that diagnosed the cancer with saving his l…
Scientists at the Biosecurity Research Institute at K-State have come up with a DNA vaccine. A vaccine that’s safer and more effective to pr…
Baby food made by the company called Graceleigh is being recalled because of a potentially fatal health concern.
Stanford Health Care has been hit with several lawsuits related to the sexual abuse of sedated male patients.
Need to pass a kidney stone? Ride a roller coaster.
A new study from researchers at Case Western Reserve and University Hospitals Cleveland may have discovered the cause of Crohn’s disease.
A new study published this week found that a startling number of Americans over the age of 50 are not getting enough exercise.
California women will be able to make fewer trips to the pharmacy to pick up birth control under a new law.
A group of mosquitos and three more dead birds have tested positive for the West Niles virus in Contra Costa County, Mosquito & Vector Contr…
State, federal and county agencies are still investigating oil sheens found on San Pablo Bay and near the Phillips 66 refinery in Rodeo Wedn…
This may make you think twice about cuddling with your cat.