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2 UCLA Grads Work With Watts High Schoolers To Bring Fresh Produce To The Community

Sanna Alas and Claudia Varney are working with Jordan High School to build a community garden that would provide healthy food to the community and educate students.

07/02/2015

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Officials Plan For New Trauma Center In San Gabriel Valley

Claremont City Councilman Sam Pedroza supports the idea — and for a very personal reason.

06/20/2015

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Good Samaritan With Heart Condition, Herniated Disc Stops Carjacking

Even with a debilitating heart disease that makes it hard for her to walk — let alone run — Maria Metts sprang into action in the Wal-Mart parking lot on Murrieta Hot Springs Road.

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California Takes First Step To Regulate Medical Marijuana

California took the first step Thursday to regulate its nearly 20-year-old medical marijuana industry, one that lawmakers said currently resembles something out of the “wild, wild West.”

06/04/2015

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Former Quadriplegic Runs, Walks To Show Others They Can

The worst day of Aaron Baker’s life wasn’t when the then-20-year-old professional motocross racer crashed his bike one spring day in 1999, flew over the handlebars and hit the ground head-first, paralyzing him from the next down.

05/30/2015

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Best Tennis Courts In Orange County

For the tennis lovers out there it is not difficult to get in a great cardio workout while having fun. The sport offers amazing opportunities for those that are novice to experts. With the amazing weather in Orange County year-round, it is not difficult to find the right court to achieve your goals. Grab a racket and can of balls and explore the best tennis courts in Orange County.

05/29/2015

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New Laser Treatment May Help Those Dealing With Snoring, Sleep Apnea

Upland 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.

05/20/2015

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Medical Association No Longer Opposes ‘End-Of-Life Option’ Act As Bill Goes Through Legislature

The California Medical Association has altered its position on a state bill that covers terminal patients seeking medical assistance to end their own lives.

05/20/2015

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Charcoal Becoming Hot New Commodity In Beauty, Health Products

Activated 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.

05/19/2015

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Residents, Students Of Elementary School Near Dump Fall Ill

An Orange County community voiced health concerns Monday night over a trash dump located near an elementary school.

05/18/2015

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Woman Cuts Family Off From WiFi Over Health Concerns

A local mother’s health concerns prompted her to cut her family off from wireless and wants more research conducted into the safety of WiFi.

05/05/2015

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Joni Mitchell’s Rep Denies Online Rumors That Singer Is In A Coma

Joni Mitchell is unconscious and the singer-songwriter is unable to make medical decisions for herself, a longtime friend stated Tuesday in a court filing.

04/28/2015

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OC Health Officials Renew Push For Letter Grading System For Restaurants

Health officials in Orange County are working on a plan to hand out cleanliness ratings to local restaurants utilizing letter grades.

04/28/2015

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Research Finds Extreme Morning Sickness Can Harm Baby

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, has spoken publicly about suffering from the condition during both her pregnancies.

04/27/2015

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Best Gyms With Day Care For Kids In Los Angeles

Sometimes moms and dads have it tough. Although nobody can be more cherished, a child can sometimes make it tough for parents to do the things they love and need to do. Working out is one of those practices. No more excuses because now some of the best Los Angeles gyms provide child care. Consider the following options. They’re superb.

04/24/2015

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