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Check out these ways to reduce stroke risk

Q: My dad is 54 and just had a stroke! I’m turning…

 

Read the fine print on 8 Washington St.

The devil is in the details on 8 Washington St. Over the…

 

State needs voter registration fix

Last year, the Sacramento County registrar of voters rejected thousands of voter…

 

Avalos has very flexible hate-speech standards

On Aug. 24, 2011, I moderated a debate among mayoral hopefuls at…

Ex-employer cannot bar you from industry

Myra F. from Mountain View asks this week’s question: Q: “I work…

Our citizens gripe about craziest stuff

I spend a fair amount of time digging through reports to find…

Pain relief if you have endometriosis

Padma Lakshmi (“Top Chef”), Susan Sarandon (“The Big Wedding”), Whoopi Goldberg (“The…

Protect yourself from misdiagnosis

Q: My husband went to the emergency room for shortness of breath,…

Grads getting head start on life

Graduations are beginning to take place around The City. And while we…

Split-roll tax would backfire on economy

Why should you care if Proposition 13 opponents raise taxes on commercial…

Limousine industry just loosely regulated

Our question this week comes from Jeanne L. from Daly City: Q:…

Listen closely and speak clearly to get the job you are going after

The ability to give and receive clear information during a job interview…

Pregnancy, drinking still don’t mix — no matter who does it

Gwyneth Paltrow was outed for drinking a Guinness while pregnant, but a…

Pro-Palestinian ads misrepresent apartheid

On my recent trip to San Francisco, I was deeply disturbed to…

Bring a healthy attitude to class

In June, I was physically unhealthy, taking medication for diabetes, and I…

Economy leaving many minorities behind

In centuries past, miners would bring a canary down into the mineshaft…

Small businesses shape our communities

As a San Francisco resident who eats and shops in just about…

Stick with your meds schedule

Q: I can’t stay on schedule with my high blood pressure meds.…

A special teacher can change a kid’s life

I don’t know if you remember much about being in kindergarten, but…

Bike to Work Day benefits whole city

Thursday is Bike to Work Day, and thousands of people throughout the…