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Tech Advice on Building a Better Healthcare.gov

November 13, 2013 | 12:21 pm

Tech Advice on Building a Better Healthcare.gov

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Entrepreneurs says health-care website suffers from flawed approach in contracting and development.

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Fire at Recycling Facility Prompts Air Quality Concerns

November 11, 2013 | 11:12 am

Fire at Recycling Facility Prompts Air Quality Concerns

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A shelter in place health advisory has been lifted this morning after a fire at a Redwood City recycling facility.

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Foster Farms Salmonella Outbreak Highlights Flaws in Food Safety System

October 30, 2013 | 9:04 am

Foster Farms Salmonella Outbreak Highlights Flaws in Food Safety System

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Salmonella contamination may have spread after the meat was tested at processing plant.

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San Francisco Supervisor to Propose Soda Tax

October 28, 2013 | 1:07 pm

San Francisco Supervisor to Propose Soda Tax

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Scott Wiener says estimated $31 million would go to schools and parks’ recreation and nutrition programs

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Health Officials: Marin Parents Opting Out of Vaccines Put Community at Risk

October 18, 2013 | 3:19 pm

Health Officials: Marin Parents Opting Out of Vaccines Put Community at Risk

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County health experts see an alarming downward trend in childhood immunizations.

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Diary: A Pregnant Teen in Fresno Talks About Food

October 9, 2013 | 6:45 pm

Diary: A Pregnant Teen in Fresno Talks About Food

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For this pregnant 15-year-old, adopting a healthy diet is much easier said than done.

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News Pix: Government Shutdown Kills Bay Area Fun; California Health Exchange Kicks Off

October 4, 2013 | 2:50 pm

News Pix: Government Shutdown Kills Bay Area Fun; California Health Exchange Kicks Off

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Tourists are shut out of popular attractions. Meantime, the state begins signing up Obamacare customers.

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Wave of Evictions in San Francisco Displaces Gay Men Living With AIDS

October 4, 2013 | 11:16 am

Wave of Evictions in San Francisco Displaces Gay Men Living With AIDS

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Housing and tenant rights advocates say evictions are happening all over the city.

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The Obamacare Files: The Online Hunt for Info on Health Law

October 3, 2013 | 5:00 pm

The Obamacare Files: The Online Hunt for Info on Health Law

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Yahoo and Google confirm: Lots of us are looking for details of the new federal health law.

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State Moves to Protect Consumers From Toxic Chemicals in Everyday Products

September 27, 2013 | 9:35 am

State Moves to Protect Consumers From Toxic Chemicals in Everyday Products

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California will require manufacturers to seek safer alternatives to harmful ingredients.

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