Shigella outbreak in South Bay homeless encampments

In Santa Clara County, public health officials are warning about an outbreak of gastrointestinal disease. They're seeing cases of shigella, which causes vomiting and diarrhea, in several homeless encampments. They're really hoping to stop the spread.

Fremont library to close end of July

The library in Fremont's Irvington neighborhood will close at the end of July because it has outlived its temporary building.   

Father's day: mental health care for dads

June is men's mental health month. This father's day is the perfect time to check in on the mental health of dads. Doctor Michael Sands and Psychiatrist with Kaiser Permanente shares insights on why it may be difficult for some men to seek help when needed.

Alzheimer's drug that can slow disease gets backing from FDA advisers

A closely watched Alzheimer’s drug from Eli Lilly, donanemab, won unanimous backing from FDA advisers on Monday for its ability to slow mild dementia despite risks such as brain swelling and bleeding, setting the stage for its expected approval later this year.

Study: Salty diet may increase risk of dry, itchy skin

A new study from UC San Francisco, published in JAMA Dermatology, found that consuming just an extra gram of sodium daily can increase the likelihood of an eczema flare by 22%, with high sodium intake significantly impacting those prone to eczema.