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‘A Real Hoot’: Hospital Doyenne Retiring After 75 Years

‘A Real Hoot’: Hospital Doyenne Retiring After 75 Years

Clayton Warren and Monique Binkley Smith contributed to this story   Talk about loyalty! One amazing Berkeley native is retiring having worked 75 years for the same East Bay hospital. Ninety-five year old Elena Griffing has broken records, charmed everyone she...

Quarantine Baby Boom? Increase in Births Starting to Show

Quarantine Baby Boom? Increase in Births Starting to Show

Even for San Francisco’s busiest labor and delivery unit, nearly 40 babies born in 48 hours is a “flurry of activity,” says Yuan-Da Fan, M.D., chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at Sutter’s California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) Van Ness Campus...

Young Man’s Impact Lives on Through Organ Donations

Young Man’s Impact Lives on Through Organ Donations

While Nathan Streeter’s time on Earth was brief, he leaves an impact that will be felt for many years to come. The 31-year-old loved filmmaking, baseball, traveling by plane and having books read to him. He also had several chronic health diagnoses, including cerebral...

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