Lisa Sigell

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Twins With Severe Headaches, Stomach Pains Find A Colorful Cure

Tami Wiersma tells CBS2’s Lisa Sigell reading was a painful chore for her 8-year-olds Allison and Avery until she found Helen Irlen.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

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Two-Time Cancer Survivor Lost A Leg But Not Her Desire To Compete

With every swing and hit, Adrienne Slaughter is one step closer to her dream of returning to the tennis court to compete.

10/03/2014

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Local Dream Team Develops Cancer Treatment That’s Saving Lives

This Friday, CBS will air the annual star-studded telethon Stand Up To Cancer, which has raised millions for cancer research.

09/03/2014

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Is Bee Sting Therapy Buzzing Into The Mainstream? Clinical Trials Underway For Chronic Pain

Dr. Lydie Hazan spoke to CBS2’s Lisa Sigell about her experience treating patients with Apimed, otherwise known as standardized and purified “venom in a vial”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/25/2014

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Tips To Spotting Deadly Form Of Nail Cancer

An unusual-looking stripe under your nail can be just as dangerous as a shape-shifting mole — doctors say both could be signs of cancer.

04/09/2014

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CDC Reports 30 Percent Increase In Autism Diagnoses

New figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now show one in 68 children in the U.S. have been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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UCLA Tests New Device That May Save Patient’s Hair During Chemotherapy

For many cancer patients, losing hair during chemotherapy can be especially hard during an already tough time. A new cap is being tested on breast cancer patients at UCLA Medical Center and it may save their hair.

03/18/2014

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New Treatment Uses Modified HIV To Kill Lymphoma Cancer Cells

A new treatment takes a lymphoma patient’s extracted T cells and injects them with a crippled strain of HIV programmed to kill cancerous cells.

02/25/2014

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Doctors Urge Southland Residents To Get Flu Vaccines As Death Toll Rises

CBS2’s Lisa Sigell reports doctors are once again urging Southland residents to get vaccinated, with the total number of flu-related deaths in L.A. County now at 52.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2014

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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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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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High-Tech Device Aimed At Improved Skin Cancer Detection

Technology used to defend our country to spot and target deadly missiles has now been adapted to spot a deadly target on our skin.

02/05/2013

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Couple Finds Snoring Relief With OTC Device

It’s a problem that affects 60 percent of people at some point in their lives: snoring.

02/04/2013

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Worst Flu Season In Years?

Flu cases are on the rise across the country. CBS2’s Lisa Sigell explains the signs of the flu virus compared to the average cold.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/08/2013

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Thanksgiving Safety Tips From Whole Foods Market

Ever had food poisoning? Trust us, it’s not pretty.

11/21/2012

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