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What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Carol (Vol. 2)
Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the second of this three-part series.
Coroner Says Chiropractic Manipulation Led To Playboy Model's Death
Several days before Katie May died, she went to see a chiropractor for a pinched nerve in her neck.
Genetic Test Aims To Identify Those Predisposed To Opioid Addiction
The Irvine company has developed a cheek-swab DNA test that is coupled with a questionnaire to identify a patient's predisposition to opioid addiction.
What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Glen (Vol. 1)
Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the first of this three-part series.
Teen Lucky To Be Alive After Allergic Reaction To Snakebite
The snake’s venom can be deadly on its own, but the 14-year-old also had a rare, severe allergic reaction compounding the emergency.
Blood-Sucking Mites Blamed For Skin Irritations At OC School
A sample of wood chips taken from a play area at Lake Forest Elementary School turned up evidence of a species of mite that feeds on blood.
Woman's Pain Mystery Solved When Surgical Tool Found Inside Her
A Rancho Santa Margarita woman checked into an Orange County surgery center for a common gynecological procedure. Now she is preparing for a lawsuit.
Strauss Family Takes On Another Fight For Life As Dad Needs Kidney
Jeff Strauss, of Manhattan Beach, is a single dad to a 14-year-old daughter who just beat cancer. Now he has just been diagnosed with a hereditary kidney disease that took his grandmother's life and father's life at a young age.
O.C. Health Officials Say Clinic Can No Longer Perform Procedures Until Facility Becomes Bacteria-Free
On Wednesday, officials said hundreds of children might have been exposed to the infectious bacteria.
UCI Study Links Selfies To Happiness
Researchers say taking selfies with smartphones and sharing them can make you feel good.
Vaccine Critic Dr. Bob Sears Faces Disciplinary Action For Excusing Toddler From Immunizations
Dr. Bob Sears, a nationally critic of mandatory vaccination laws and a Capistrano Beach pediatrician, faces disciplinary actions from the state medical board for recommending a 2-year-old patient forego immunizations.
Parents Demand Answers After Jurupa Valley Leprosy Scare
Some parents refused to send their children to school Tuesday after receiving a warning about two possible cases of leprosy affecting students at Indian Hills Elementary School.
Hesperia Athlete Suffers Severe Head Injury
Bruce Henderson, 17, suffered a serious head injury during a football game in Hesperia. According to a family friend, there's no official word on his condition.
Unconfirmed Report: 2 Students At A Jurupa Valley School Have Leprosy
Indian Hills Elementary School sent a letter home to parents, telling them about the confirmed report.
FDA Orders Ban On Antibacterial Soaps, Saying They Might Do More Harm Than Good
The FDA points to new data that suggests long-term exposure to these chemicals could cause hormonal problems or resistance to bacteria.
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