A year and a half ago, Robert Hawkins was living on the street in San Francisco’s Financial District, struggling with diabetes and chronic lung disease. Read More.
Millions of low-income Californians on Thursday regained many of the dental services they lost five years ago during state budget cuts that virtually eliminated non-emergency dental benefits for adults. Read more.
Getting blood drawn should have been an easy part of Selesi Alatini's checkup. Read more.
For years after Rachelle Hammond was diagnosed with COPD - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - her routine treatment strategy was a visit to the emergency room. Read more.
LeAna Powell, already missing two front teeth, has so much pain from several molars that she pops pain pills routinely and tries to eat only soft food. Read more.
A major goal of the federal health care law is that millions of people who currently do not have health insurance will have improved access to care. Read more.
Hervy Luster's blood pressure flashed 133/86. The top figure had been above 150 a few weeks prior. Read more.