Seven rabbits were infected by the myxoma virus, which is fatal to pet rabbits and is primarily spread by mosquitoes. The California strain of the disease has no vaccine.
Goel comes from a background of public health roles in city, county and federal health departments.
Unions at Kaiser Permanente put pressure on the health care giant to raise pay and address what they called understaffing during two strikes over the past year. The results reflected labor’s power in California.
California health care giant Kaiser Permanente could not reach a contract to avert a strike by a union coalition representing some 75,000 employees in five states. The walkout is expected to last three days.
Kaiser Permanente provides health care to more than 9 million Californians. A strike this week could affect patients at dozens of hospitals.
The county asked for community input this month on programs that could treat addiction, reduce harm, and more.
The city is recommending that people concerned about being outdoors head toward their nearest library or senior center.
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Unofficial sensors in many places in Berkeley registered AQIs above 100 Wednesday.
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Her 1985 book, ‘Considering Parenthood: A Workbook for Lesbians,’ was a lifeline for many.