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Bone Marrow Transplant Cures Young Golfer Of Sickle Cell Anemia

A 10-year-old girl once held captive by excruciating headaches caused by sickle cell anemia has a new life that's healthy and...

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California & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Man Living 14 Years With Parkinson’s Disease Stresses There Is Hope

As news spread on Thursday that actor Robin Williams was in the beginning stages of Parkinson’s when he committed suicide this week, one man is coming forward to share his struggle with the disease and what’s on the horizon to treat it.

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

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See-Through Organs Allow Researchers To See Trouble Spots Inside Body

Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease, Kidney Disease, Alzheimer’s and even some Cancers, may soon receive a tremendous enhancement after local scientists have discovered a way to make organs transparent.

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

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Southland Scientists Optimistic Over Ebola Serum Discovery

Scientists at the Southern California research center taking on the Ebola virus are encouraged by a potentially paramount discovery.

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Home Remedies To Fight Sunburn

We know you promise to protect your skin next time, but for now, these simple home remedies will help provide soothing relief.

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CDC Sets Up Quarantine Station At LAX As Ebola Virus Continues To Spread Overseas

The Centers for Disease Control have established a quarantine station at LAX to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus from passengers coming off international flights.

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Only On CBS2: Man Nearly Loses Leg After Possibly Being Bitten By Spider

He’s had at least 10 surgeries, with the latest Wednesday.

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: RomneyCare

The Affordable Care Act is often compared to RomneyCare in Massachusetts.

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Pharmacists

Your local pharmacy could be playing a much larger role in your life under ObamaCare.

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Smokers

In some states, smokers will face up to a 50 percent increase in their insurance premiums under ObamaCare .

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Undocumented Immigrants

The Affordable Care Act is not for everybody.

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Medi-Cal

The new system will enroll more people in Medi-Cal, but that could cause huge challenges.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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Expert Q&A: Childhood Vaccine Safety

For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.

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