July 2019 News Listing

Family of 23-year-old Walnut Creek man fatally shot by police demand reform.

Six weeks after a mentally ill Walnut Creek man was shot to death by local police, his family and supporters went to City Hall demanding reforms and a transparent investigation into Miles Hall’s death. “Miles was a beautiful person. His heart was bold,” Vivian McHenry, a family friend told the City Council during its public more

Women’s mental health may improve after quitting alcohol.

Not drinking alcohol may improve the mental health of women, a new study says. Women who drink moderate amounts of alcohol or quit the habit altogether have better mental well-being outcomes compared to those who keep drinking, according to a study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. “More evidence suggests caution in recommending more