Rachel Farrokh, a woman suffering from a severe case of anorexia made a video asking people to help her get to a hospital in California for treatment.
No one wants to make a repeat visit to the emergency room for the same complaint. But new research suggests it’s more common than previously thought — and people frequently wind up at a different ER the second time around.
Police in Modesto are investigating an officer-involved shooting that left one suspect in critical condition.
From California to Rhode Island, states are confronting new concerns that their Medicaid costs will rise as a result of the federal health care law.
Officers are investigating an early morning shooting that sent one victim to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.
An inmate who was being housed at the Sacramento County Main Jail has died following a long medical history.
A Sacramento doctor is home tonight after helping thousands of Typhoon Haiyan victims in the Philippines.
The family of a Northern California girl on life support after being declared brain dead was expected to appear with hospital officials in court Monday to announce the name of the independent physician they have chosen to provide a second opinion on the girl’s condition.
An attorney for the woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell disputed on Saturday a coroner’s report saying her death was probably due to a chemical imbalance related to chronic alcohol abuse.
A high-tech tool is changing the way some local hospitals are treating patients.
Remote presence robots are allowing physicians to “beam” themselves into hospitals to diagnose patients and offer medical advice during emergencies.
The Sacramento sheriff’s K-9 officer shot in the line of duty is on the road to recovery. Drago was looking happy and healthy Saturday as he left a vet hospital one day after taking a bullet to the chest.