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Where are all the vanilla sexuality events?

I moved to the Bay Area this year with the intention of diving head first into kinky chaos. As far as repressed small town chicks go, I guess you could say I’m a daredevil. When I expressed my desire for sexploration [Read entire story]

Program Helps Liquor Stores Sell Healthy Food

Program Helps Liquor Stores Sell Healthy Food

A judge ruled Wednesday that Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla illegaly blocked access to a popular Bay Area beach and must open it to the public.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Program Helps Liquor Stores Sell Healthy Food

A judge ruled Wednesday that Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla illegaly blocked access to a popular Bay Area beach and must open it to the public.Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area [Read entire story]

Will GGB Suicide Barrier Reduce Bay Area Jumping Suicides?

A 46-year-old plumber was arrested on homicide charges after police say he picked up a steel gym bar at a Bally's Total Fitness, attacking another club member by striking him on the head "several times," before...Photo [Read entire story]

Most Adults Nix Flu Shots But Rates Up for Children, Pregnant Women

Most Adults Nix Flu Shots But Rates Up for Children, Pregnant Women

As flu season approaches, health officials released data showing that fewer than 40 percent of health adults get vaccinated. Rates are highest for children younger than five and adults older than 65.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

Doctors Say Not to Worry After Enterovirus Confirmed in California

Doctors Say Not to Worry After Enterovirus Confirmed in California

A rare virus that has sickened dozens of children across the country has been reported in San Diego, health officials confirmed Thursday. Ian Cull reports.Photo Credit: Telemundo Boston [Read entire story]

Enterovirus Reported in San Diego

Enterovirus Reported in San Diego

A 26-year-old newlywed woman who was run over by an LA County lifeguard truck earlier this week suffered lacerations to her liver and fractures to her pelvic area, her attorney said Thursday.Photo Credit: Getty [Read entire story]

On "dysfunction," freaking out, and my huge, THC-fueled orgasms

On "dysfunction," freaking out, and my huge, THC-fueled orgasms

I have very little experience with marijuana — mostly because I’m from a small, East Coast town where such a substance is referred to as “the Devil’s lettuce.” [Read entire story]

Most Adults Nix Flu Shots But Rates Up for Children, Pregnant Women

As flu season approaches, health officials released data showing that fewer than 40 percent of health adults get vaccinated. Rates are highest for children younger than five and adults older than 65.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]

CDC Confirms Case of Enterovirus in Connecticut

CDC Confirms Case of Enterovirus in Connecticut

Authorities have confirmed a case of enterovirus EV-D68 in New Jersey, the first case documented in the Garden State and the latest in an outbreak of the potentially severe respiratory illness, according to the...Photo [Read entire story]

Rebecca Alexander Discusses Battle with Usher syndrome Type III

Rebecca Alexander Discusses Battle with Usher syndrome Type III

Life lessons from a Bay Area native who refused to give up. Rebecca Alexander talks to NBC Bay Area's Kris Sanchez about her new book, Not Fade Away.Photo Credit: NBC News [Read entire story]

New SFBG columnist dives into SF sex culture head first

[Editor’s Note: The Bay Guardian welcomes and presents our new sex columnist, Krissy Eliot, whose columns you can find here every Thursday and in our print edition on an occasional basis, including in next week’s Sex [Read entire story]

Ray Rice Incident Sparks Public Conversation on Domestic Violence

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league asked for, but was not given, a just-released video showing former Ravens running back Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancee on an Copyright Associated Press / NBC Bay AreaPhoto [Read entire story]

Enteroviruses: What You Need to Know

Enteroviruses: What You Need to Know

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left some hospitalized, according to NBC News. Children with asthma are particularly [Read entire story]

What You Need to Know About Enterovirus

What You Need to Know About Enterovirus

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left some hospitalized, according to NBC News. Children with asthma are particularly [Read entire story]

Enterovirus Puts Bay Area Health Officials on Alert

Enterovirus Puts Bay Area Health Officials on Alert

The Yosemite National Park's "Meadow" fire hit 2,600 acres on Monday - about four times larger than previously estimated by federal fire crews, and evacuation orders were still in place for many hikers... [Read entire story]

New Drug Fights Melanoma

New Drug Fights Melanoma

When a bracelet commemorating an FDNY firefighter killed on Sept. 11 washed up on a local beach, the woman who stumbled upon it had no idea it belonged to a family who turned out to be closer than she could have... [Read entire story]

Kids’ Sunglasses Recalled

Kids' Sunglasses Recalled

A Rhode Island-based sunglasses company on Thursday issued a recall of more than 200,000 sunglasses due to an excessive amount of lead in the paint. The glasses are made by FGX and feature designs from...Photo Credit: [Read entire story]

Double Mastectomy: How Necessary Is the Procedure?

Double Mastectomy: How Necessary Is the Procedure?

More women are choosing to opt for a double mastectomy to prevent or treat localized breast cancer, but a new report suggests that may not be the best option for all women. [Read entire story]

Kraft Recalls Some American Singles Cheese

Kraft Recalls Some American Singles Cheese

With gas prices at their lowest August price since 2010, 34.7 million Americans will travel this weekend for Labor Day, according to AAA.Photo Credit: AP [Read entire story]