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UCLA Study: BMI Not Accurate Way To Measure HealthResearchers said 54 million Americans considered unhealthy by their BMI actually are.
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Celebrities Join Movement To Raise Awareness Of Symptoms Of Type 1 DiabetesA campaign aimed at raising awareness of diabetes has gained traction online with many, including celebrities, participating.
Sleep Week: Ask An Expert Your Sleep QuestionsAll this week, CBS2 reporter Lisa Sigell will go over the A-to-Zzz's of sleep.
Breast Cancer Patient's Pink Nose Turns Adversity Into InspirationJuliana Figueiredo turned her battle against breast cancer into an inspiration for others. She started Pink Nose Way, a campaign to raise awareness and bring people joy.
FDA Could Approve 'Little Pink Pill' For Women TuesdayThe maker of Flibanserin, which many call the "female Viagra", expect to know Tuesday whether the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will approve the drug.
New Laser Treatment May Help Those Dealing With Snoring, Sleep ApneaUpland Dentist Dat Nguyen is an expert at fixing battered teeth but he's seeing more of his patients ask for help with their snoring and sleep apnea.
Charcoal Becoming Hot New Commodity In Beauty, Health ProductsActivated charcoal is no longer a summer staple for barbecues; beauty and health product manufacturers are touting it as a way to purify the body inside and out.
How Well Do They Know Your Body? Partner Can Be First Line Of Defense Against Breast CancerExperts say many women find out about crucial changes to their body through their loved ones. They say couples can work together for early detection.
Art Professor, Breast Cancer Survivor Inspires UCLA Students In Face Of UncertaintyMost of us have a teacher who changed us in a profound way and Polly Roberts is that teacher for a group of art students at UCLA.
Southland Firefighter Says Popular Antibiotic Poisoned His Body, His LifeA Southland firefighter wants to warn others about a prescription drug that he says poisoned him and stripped him of the ability to do what he loves.
Union Offers Free Help Getting Signed Up For Obamacareovered California hopes to get 500,000 additional California residents enrolled.

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