Day care cuts for seniors

Under a new program some seniors may loose day care services because they will no longer be considered eligible…

Know your options under health care reform

California leads the nation in taking advantage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, but many who could benefit are not aware of their options…

Medical problems in children withholding urine

Withholding urine is very common in children from kindergarten through 8th grade…

15-minute-old newborn gets pacemaker for heart

A newborn became one of the smallest-ever recipients of a pacemaker, undergoing the procedure just 15 minutes after being born…

Cardiac stem cells for heart patients

The heart of a patient who has suffered from a heart attack will have a substantial amount of dead cardiac cells…

San Jose unveils free CPR app

The San Jose Fire Department partnered with El Camino Hospital to provide a free, lifesaving PulsePoint CPR mobile phone app for San Jose …..

Constipation in Children

Constipation is more common in children than people may think….

US charity won’t cut breast screening grants

Supporters are rallying around Planned Parenthood after renowned breast cancer charity Susan G. Komen for the Cure decided to cut breast screening grants…

Local hospital educates staff thru CNY events

El Camino hospital in Mountain View celebrated Chinese New Year with cultural events and food in an attempt to educate staff on how to better serve Chinese patients…

Santa Clara County launches campaign to protect youth from tobacco

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department launches its Lame Reasons to Smoke 3D animated video as part of its comprehensive strategy against tobacco in Santa Clara County…