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Featured Health Reports

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Report: 60-Something Women More Likely To Develop Alzheimer’s Than Breast Cancer

A new report finds that women in their 60s are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease compared to breast cancer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2014

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‘Earthquake Nerves’ Could Impact Mental Health

The 4.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the Southland Monday has rattled residents’ nerves, which could impact their mental health.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/17/2014

The group Quattro hopes their "Good Day" will lead to better times ahead for those battling breast cancer. (credit: CBS)

Music Group Hopes Their Song Will Hit All The Right Notes For Race For The Cure

“It’s a song about getting through the struggles of life and about looking on the positive side of things,” says Kevin Clayton, Quattro’s manager.

02/27/2014

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Woman Touts WeHo Clinic That Helped Her Through Breast Cancer Battle

A 62-year-old woman is touting how a West Hollywood clinic, which aids low-income residents and those who are uninsured, helped her battle breast cancer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/26/2014

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Woman Shares Breast Cancer Battle In YouTube Video Diary

A Culver City woman shared her battle with breast cancer in a video diary she posted on YouTube.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/25/2014

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There’s No Cure For Complex Regional Pain Syndrome But Doctors Say Treatment Offers Hope

Imagine a world where even touch is too painful to bear. That is what life is life for thousands suffering from Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.

02/04/2014

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DA Clears Torrance Policeman For Civilian Shooting During Dorner Manhunt

No criminal charges will be filed against a Torrance police officer who mistakenly opened fire on an innocent man’s pickup truck during the manhunt for cop-turned-killer Christopher Dorner.

01/14/2014

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Her Own Reflection Is A Mystery Due To Face Blindness

While it’s not unusual to have trouble recognizing someone, picture a world where you don’t recognize any faces at all, such as those of your spouse or kids.

11/01/2013

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Lakers’ Jordan Hill Joins Thousands In Komen ‘Race For The Cure’

Jordan Hill of the Los Angeles Lakers joined thousands of others this weekend in the fight against breast cancer.

03/23/2013

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‘Journey For The Cure’ A Depiction Of Different Faces Of Breast Cancer

A special book to benefit the fight against breast cancer is now on sale.

03/22/2013

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Do You Know The Warning Signs Of Huffing?

Aria Doherty, 13, was a straight A student.

03/21/2013

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Woman Celebrates The Fight Against Breast Cancer In A Sweet Way

With her Pink Carpet Cupcakes, Jennifer Wilson hopes to do more than just feed people.

03/20/2013

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Sisters To Perform Powerful Song For Breast Cancer Race

What started as a love song from four sisters to their grandmother is now a message of hope and strength to those battling breast cancer.

03/19/2013

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Report: 1 In 3 U.S. Seniors Die With A Form Of Dementia

One in three American seniors die with a form of dementia, according to a new report from the Alzheimer’s Association.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2013

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Laker Standout, Women Gear Up For Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure

Get ready to lace up your sneakers and take a stand against breast cancer!

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/01/2013