Volunteers with the Herrick Hospital program offer friendly voices and emergency help to seniors and people struggling with their mental health.
New state data show the water was found to contain more than 40 times the legal amount of lead, but no students appear to have been exposed to it.
When Evelyn Nussenbaum couldn't find relief for her son, Sam, who was having dozens of seizures a day, she fought to make a British drug available in the U.S.
The City Council seems inclined to lower taxes on recreational cannabis, even though nearby cities have the same tax. Keeping it at 10% will discourage teenage use.
A forum on the proposed removal of acute care from Berkeley's Alta Bates Medical Center drew an energetic crowd on Saturday.
Healthcare professionals and officials will speak at a public forum at the Ed Roberts Campus on Saturday at 11 a.m.
Preliminary tests at a few sites were negative, but a new law requires EBMUD to test every BUSD school.
Noise from low-flying planes is annoying and may be detrimental to people's health. More research is needed to explore the impacts of noise.
The elevated fire risk is expected to persist through Sunday morning.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is warning of high pollution Tuesday, with air quality reaching levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups.
While Parkinson’s remains a scary, relentless disease for which a cure has yet to be found, exercise can relieve symptoms that medicine cannot reach.
Ruby Spies and Abby Steckel are asking the city and school district to support the peer health program.
With local air quality deemed "unhealthy," people are finding it tough to find masks, particularly those that work.