Health

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Megan Goldsby
May 16, 2018 - 11:39 am
California's two year old right-to-die law has been thrown out by a Southern California judge. But as KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby reports, experts believe it will be re-enacted.
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Hospital Support
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May 15, 2018 - 4:22 pm
A California judge threw out a 2016 state law allowing the terminally ill to end their lives, ruling it was unconstitutionally approved by the Legislature...
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"I come in here all the time and sample the juice flavors," said Mike Reynolds, left, who vapes a watermelon juice e-cigarette on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at MOvape Electronic Cigarette Store in St. Louis. His friend Taylor Kreter is on the right. (Photo b
E-Cigarettes (Photo credit: Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS/Sipa USA)
Melissa Culross
May 11, 2018 - 10:55 am
Supporters of a San Francisco ballot measure that would ban the sale of flavored tobacco products are getting the word out about teenage use of these products. KCBS Radio's Melissa Ross explains...
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Market Street Bike Lane in San Francisco. Cityscape with red driveway with tram rails in San Francisco in California USA. There are people, cars and bicycles on the street.
Market Street Bike Lane in San Francisco (Photo credit: Andriy Bezuglov)
May 10, 2018 - 3:01 pm
After biking throughout San Francisco Thursday morning, invigorated city officials congregated on the front steps of City Hall, where they emphatically encouraged others to make biking a part of their lives.
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Steve Meagher, left, rides a penny farthing bicycle across the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California, Saturday August 13, 2011. Meagher, of Orinda, California, rode the high wheel bicycle from Lake Tahoe to San Francisco for his 47th birthday, a
Steve Meagher rides a penny farthing bicycle (Photo credit:John Green/Contra Costa Times/MCT/Sipa USA)
Holly Quan
May 09, 2018 - 3:31 pm
Look for more cyclists on the road on Thursday during 'Bike To Work' Day. As KCBS Radio reporter Holly Quan tells us the recent proliferation of bike share companies could mean more first timers are on the road.
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Medical Marijuana Testing
Medical Marijuana Testing (Photo credit: Jose Luis Villegas/Sacramento Bee/MCT/Sipa USA)
Phil Matier
May 09, 2018 - 2:20 pm
Pot sales has not brought in the money that it was expected to. According to the state, $34 million in taxes on legal pot sales came in during the first quarter of 2018. Well short of the $175 million that was anticipated. KCBS Radio, KPIX 5, and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier explains how pot sales...
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Huey Lewis of Huey Lewis And The News performs at Shaky Knees Music Festival at Centennial Olympic Park on May 14, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Ryan Myers/imageSPACE)
Huey Lewis (Photo credit: Ryan Myers/imageSPACE)
May 08, 2018 - 4:06 pm
Lewis.. who's speaking out about what could be a career-ending health challenge.
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Concussion graphic
KCBS Radio Morning News
May 08, 2018 - 6:48 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A new study suggests dementia should be added to the list of concerns for people who've suffered concussions. Researchers at the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences and the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Health Care System tracked more than 350,000 military veterans...
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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake posed to strike
Western Diamondback Rattlesnake posed to strike (Photo credit: Mikael Males)
May 07, 2018 - 10:16 am
East Bay Regional Park District is warning of active snake season in parks and open spaces...
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Ken Jeong arrives at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards - Day 1 held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA on Saturday, September 10, 2016. (Photo By Sthanlee B. Mirador) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
Ken Jeong (Photo credit: Sthanlee B. Mirador/Sipa USA)
May 07, 2018 - 10:07 am
Ken Jeong's medical degree is nothing to laugh at.
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