Health

The annual Pro-Life march takes place in San Francisco this weekend.
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All News KCBS Radio
January 24, 2020 - 4:48 pm
As California continues to provide abortion services, the Health and Human Services Department warns the state it will lose federal funding if it does not comply with the obscure Wheldon Amendment in 30 days.
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Coronavirus in Wuhan, China Leaves Dozens Dead, Hundreds Sick
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Tim Ryan
January 24, 2020 - 9:47 am
Officials with the Alameda County Health Department say that 10 patients are "under investigation" for possibly contracting the coronavirus, although so far there are no confirmed case in California.
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Passengers wearing protective face masks enter the departure hall of a high speed train station in Hong Kong, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday, halting transportation and warning against public gatherings, to try to stop the spread of a deadly new virus that has sickened hundreds and spread to other cities and countries in the Lunar New Year travel rush. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
AP News
January 23, 2020 - 1:00 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities Thursday moved to lock down at least three cities with a combined population of more than 18 million in an unprecedented effort to contain the deadly new virus that has sickened hundreds of people and spread to other parts of the world during the busy Lunar New...
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"Team Stacey" raises money for Alzheimer's research after a surprising diagnosis
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Carrie Hodousek
January 21, 2020 - 4:24 pm
A San Ramon couple is working to raise money to end Alzheimer’s in response to an unexpected diagnosis in the family.
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Workers spray antiseptic solution on the arrival lobby amid rising public concerns over the possible spread of a new coronavirus at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. Heightened precautions were being taken in China and elsewhere Tuesday as governments strove to control the outbreak of a novel coronavirus that threatens to grow during the Lunar New Year travel rush. (Suh Myung-geon/Yonhap via AP)
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January 21, 2020 - 1:54 pm
WUHAN, China (AP) — Face masks sold out and officials at airports and train stations checked passengers for fevers as China on Tuesday sought to control the outbreak of a new virus that has reached four other countries and territories and threatens to spread further during the Lunar New Year travel...
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Sunrise in the Yosemite valley in Yosemite National Park.
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All News KCBS Radio
January 17, 2020 - 2:33 pm
About 170 people have become sick with a gastrointestinal illness after spending time in Yosemite Valley, according to Yosemite National Park.
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SF Supervisor proposes free dental care for all residents
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KCBS Radio Morning News
January 15, 2020 - 2:18 pm
A plan to provide every San Francisco resident with free dental care has been proposed by Supervisor Dean Preston.
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 2:35 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers have rejected a first-of-its-kind ban on medically unnecessary treatment for children born with ambiguous or conflicting genitalia until they are at least 6. The bill would have banned all procedures on intersex children 6 and under unless they were...
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Governor Gavin Newsom walks through the spin room after the Democratic presidential primary debate at Loyola Marymount University on December 19, 2019 in Los Angeles.
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All News KCBS Radio
January 09, 2020 - 10:08 am
To make prescription medications more affordable for Californians, Gov. Gavin Newsom wants the state to get more involved in generic drugs .
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Vape smoker at night
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Holly Quan
January 07, 2020 - 10:16 am
State Senator Jerry Hill is trying again to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products in California.
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