Pharma-delics? UCSF Kicks Off First-Ever Trial of Drug Naturally Derived From Magic Mushrooms

Researchers hope that a novel trial could lead to breakthroughs in the use of magic mushrooms to treat mental illness.

As Worries of Another Surge Escalate, SF Hospitals Build Up Arsenal of Covid Treatments

Local hospitals have stockpiled new Covid treatments, but federal politics may pose a problem for long-term funding.

By the Numbers: How the Pandemic Hit SF College Enrollment, in 6 Charts

San Francisco saw serious declines in college enrollment in 2020, but the drops were less severe this year than last.

Counting Covid: SF Doctors Worry Widely Used Metrics are Misleading in Omicron Surge

Health professionals see an important divide between patients admitted “with” Covid versus those admitted “for” Covid.