San Francisco General Hospital http://kalw.org en Cannabis News Roundup: 05.09.14 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-050914 <p><strong><em>SF General to study cannabis as aide for sickle cell sufferers… Don’t look for pot parties in newly legal Uruguay… “Bank co-op” awaits Colorado Governor’s signature… “Pot heart attack” report challenged… Cannabis tourism guide… and more.</em></strong></p><p><strong><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p> Fri, 09 May 2014 17:09:16 +0000 Steven Short 43540 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 05.09.14 San Francisco soup kitchens strive for healthy lunches http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-soup-kitchens-strive-healthy-lunches <p></p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 22:57:00 +0000 Tiffany Camhi 31303 at http://kalw.org San Francisco soup kitchens strive for healthy lunches San Francisco General is the city’s main public hospital, and also the main provider for the city’s http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-general-city-s-main-public-hospital-and-also-main-provider-city-s <p></p><p>San Francisco General is the city’s main public hospital, and also the main provider for the city’s poorest and most vulnerable residents. On an average day, about 20 people suffering from mental illness walk through its doors asking for psychiatric help. It’s often a last resort for people without a support system or anywhere else to turn. But ongoing state and city budget cuts have forced San Francisco General, like many other public hospitals in the state, to make tough decisions. The psychiatric emergency rooms have been hit the hardest.</p><p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 23:58:40 +0000 Nicole Jones 20286 at http://kalw.org San Francisco General is the city’s main public hospital, and also the main provider for the city’s