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Traffic injuries cost patients $35 million per year at San Francisco General

The Department of Public Health released a report earlier this month showcasing…

 

A $400,000 “patient dumping” settlement with Nevada was approved Tuesday by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.  (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

SF health officials warn of lethal, fake ‘Xanax’ circulating city streets

San Francisco health officials are warning residents about dangerous, counterfeit pills circulating…

 

SF health officials warn of spike in shigella cases

San Francisco this month has seen a spike in cases of shigella,…

 

Katy Tang taking effective approach to stopping illegal San Francisco massage parlors

Illegal massage parlors have been a real pain in the neck for…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.

Alcoholism increasing among San Franciscans

The rate of alcoholism in San Francisco has increased since 2006, according…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.