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The end of antibiotics and chemotherapy

Traditional, and clearly awful, treatments to cure cancers and infections involve killing…

Native American actors abandon Adam Sandler film set

Nobody needs a reason to flee an Adam Sandler film, but nine…

Ben Affleck names ancestor who owned slaves amid PBS inquiry

PBS is conducting an internal review following revelations that producers of “Finding…

Driver has responsibility for revealing medical condition

This week’s question comes from James T. in Fremont, who asks: Q:…

Netflix is giving “Full House” a Stamos-approved update

As San Francisco copes with a growing population, it looks like we’ll…

Historic levels of funding for our schools

When San Francisco prospers, so do our children. As you may recall,…

Willie Nelson rolling out his own marijuana brand: Willie's Reserve

Country star Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own…

Quiz: Which type of marijuana matches your personality?

Marijuana comes in many different types and has different effects depending on…

Champagne, the perfect everyday drink

Ubiquitous at New Year’s Eve, wedding and anniversary celebrations, Champagne is a…

Create your own personal pizza at Pieology

It sounds like an academic subject, but it’s not. Pieology, in the…

Hog Island defies no-great-food-with-a-view theory

There’s a widely-held belief in the restaurant world that you can have…

How to plan a stress-free trip to the wine country

Wine growing areas are among the most beautiful, and highly trafficked, destinations…

Total joint replacement for athletes

When it comes to total joint replacements, traditional advice is: Wait for…

Gwyneth Paltrow botches attempt to eat off $29 a week

A week after announcing she would attempt to feed herself on $29…

Pamela Anderson helps controversial Sheriff Joe Arpaio introduce vegetarian jail food

Pamela Anderson is best known for 1990s cheesefest “Baywatch,” but she’s also…

Teams, fans have protections from flying balls, bats at ballpark

As the Giants open the season at AT&T Park with their first…

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish news site cuts Kim Kardashian's photo, does terrible job

Kim Kardashian is used to photographers who would do anything to snap…

1 million breakfasts give students great start to the day

This morning, I got to see one of our students pick up…

Drake recoils after Coachella kiss with Madonna, blames her lipstick

Drake didn’t kiss and tell, but he didn’t need to — it…

How to BYOB at Bay Area restaurants

Most restaurants in California are, thankfully, open to guests bringing their own…