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Most Supplements Don't Work, But Americans Still Love Them
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Most Supplements Don't Work, But Americans Still Love Them

Although there isn't a lot of evidence that supplements are effective, Americans still love them. Read »

3 hours ago
San Jose Man Dies from Legionnaires' Disease

San Jose Man Dies from Legionnaires' Disease

What was supposed to be a vacation to consider Palm Springs as a retirement location turned into a nightmare for one... Watch »

3 hours ago
Covered California Final Deadline Arrives

Covered California Final Deadline Arrives

Consumers who were unable to create an account or fill out an application because of technical problems on... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Kills at Least 100

Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Kills at Least 100

Over 100 people have died from the latest Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Low Blood Sugar Tied to

Low Blood Sugar Tied to "Hangry" Fights With Spouses

Could low blood sugar make you so "hangry" you'd be more prone to abusing your spouse? That's what a... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Study: Candy Bar Might Help Avoid Next Fight with Spouse

Study: Candy Bar Might Help Avoid Next Fight with Spouse

A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Fussy Kids Watching More Television, Study Finds

Fussy Kids Watching More Television, Study Finds

Parents of fussy kids may be creating a generation of television binge-watchers by using screen time to soothe their... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Sebelius: Health Care Launch

Sebelius: Health Care Launch "Terribly Flawed"

Outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said the administration's own predictions that... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Anchovy, Sardine Warning from Calif. Health Department

Anchovy, Sardine Warning from Calif. Health Department

The California Department of Public Health is advising consumers not to eat anchovies or sardines caught... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Stanford Doctor Helps Man with Reconstructive Surgery

Stanford Doctor Helps Man with Reconstructive Surgery

A Mississippi man was able to reunite with a Stanford doctor who helped him have a child of his own... Watch »

Apr 11, 2014
Silicon Valley Ageism Stifles Medical Innovation

Silicon Valley Ageism Stifles Medical Innovation

The rampant ageism that's seized Silicon Valley and frozen opportunity for engineers and workers over 35 has... Read »

Apr 9, 2014
More Illnesses Aboard Crown Princess Cruise Ship

More Illnesses Aboard Crown Princess Cruise Ship

Officials say the number of passengers believed to be sick with the highly contagious norovirus has nearly... Read »

Apr 9, 2014

"Teen Mom" May Have Helped Lower Teen Birth Rate

The teen birth rate in the United States has reached a new low, causing some psychologists to wonder if they... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
Eatery Cancels Autism Fundraiser Due to Backlash

Eatery Cancels Autism Fundraiser Due to Backlash

Chili’s canceled fundraisers for over 1200 restaurants nationwide for a group that says that autism can be triggered... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
Stimulator Helps Paralyzed Patients Move Legs

Stimulator Helps Paralyzed Patients Move Legs

Four men paralyzed after severe spinal cord injuries can all move their legs again after treatments with... Watch »

Apr 7, 2014
Woman Helping to Change the Stigma of Lung Cancer

Woman Helping to Change the Stigma of Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is not jut a smoker's disease. NBC Bay Area's Stephanie Chuang profiles a Menlo Park woman who... Watch »

Apr 11, 2014
Viagra May Boost Risk of Deadly Skin Cancer: Study

Viagra May Boost Risk of Deadly Skin Cancer: Study

Viagra may be a boon for men with erectile dysfunction, but it may come with a trade-off: A new preliminary... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
Spring Heat Bad News for Allergy Sufferers

Spring Heat Bad News for Allergy Sufferers

Summer-like temperatures across the Bay Area are creating some problems for allergy sufferers. Watch »

Apr 7, 2014
Measles Warning After 2nd UC Berkeley Student Gets Infected

Measles Warning After 2nd UC Berkeley Student Gets Infected

Health officials at the University of California, Berkeley say another student has been diagnosed with measles, and... Read »

Apr 6, 2014
3 People Die of Meningitis in Los Angeles Outbreak

3 People Die of Meningitis in Los Angeles Outbreak

A day after health officials said at least eight cases of the most dangerous form of meningitis hit Los... Watch »

Apr 4, 2014
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