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Study: Ancient ‘Power Pose’ Posture Trend Helps Modern Americans With Confidence, Stress

“Power poses”, said to be an ancient practice, are being utilized in modern businesses in America, and professionals say they’re more beneficial to your health than you may think.

03/16/2015

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Analyst Warns Governor’s Retiree Health Plan Could Cost More

In a report Monday, legislative analyst Mac Taylor says the state could end up paying more over time if current and future state workers are asked to help pay for their health benefits.

03/16/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Latino Health Access

There’s an organization in Santa Ana called “Latino Health Access”.

03/13/2015

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Aquarium Of The Pacific To Address Fallout Fears On Fukushima Anniversary

Can swimming or surfing in waters off the Southern California coast expose beachgoers to dangerous levels of radiation from the Fukushima disaster?

03/11/2015

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Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy Concerns

Apple’s announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.

03/10/2015

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Alanis Morissette Takes To The Stage To Help Brain Scientists — Isn’t It Iconic?

“Heaven forbid rock stars have brains,” Morissette said.

03/06/2015

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Lawmakers Want High Schools To Teach ‘Yes Means Yes’ For Sex

Senate President Kevin de Leon and Assemblywoman Hanna-Beth Jackson announced legislation on Tuesday that would require school districts where health education is a high school graduate requirement to make sexual violence prevention a part of the curriculum.

03/03/2015

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Torrance Residents Take On ExxonMobil Days After Refinery Explosion

Demanding answers during a townhall meeting with company officials, dozens of locals say their homes and cars were coated with dust after Wednesday’s blast, which was strong enough to register as a magnitude 1.7 earthquake.

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Finger-Pointing, Lawsuits Likely To Follow ‘Superbug’ Scare

With an antibiotic-resistant “superbug” outbreak connected to its facility, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center stopped short of pointing a finger at the manufacturer of a medical instrument believed to have spread the deadly germs.

02/20/2015

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Live Bat Found In Huntington Beach Parking Lot Tests Positive For Rabies

Bats have very small teeth, and their bites could go unnoticed.

02/19/2015

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2 Of 7 Patients Infected Die After Being Exposed To Superbug Bacteria At UCLA Medical Center

At least two patients have died and seven more have been infected after being exposed to a drug-resistant superbug at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center.

02/18/2015

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The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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Amid Measles Outbreak, Few Rules Exist Concerning Teacher Vaccinations

While much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation’s classrooms: Teachers and staff members, who, by and large, are not required to be vaccinated.

02/16/2015

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Deadline Looms For Affordable Care Act Sign-Up

Covered California hopes to get 500,000 additional California residents enrolled.

02/14/2015

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Calif. Measles Outbreak Revives Debate Over Vaccines

A measles outbreak centered in California has sparked a national debate over parents who choose not to vaccinate their children.

02/03/2015

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