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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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Skincare Meets Makeup With Popular New ‘BB Creams’

Women everywhere are talking about the newest beauty obsession. “BB cream” stands for blemish balm or beauty balm, a product that really took off in Asia when Korean celebrities said it’s what made their flawless skin so flawless.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2012

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Local Swim Teacher Believes It’s Never Too Early To Learn

They may have to change that phrase about ducks taking to water.

08/22/2012

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Foundation Sends Beauty Bus To Pamper Chronically And Terminally Ill Residents Across LA

Beauty Bus Foundation offers chronically or terminally ill men, women and children and their caregivers a rare opportunity to forget their troubles and pamper themselves.

04/29/2012

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Only On 2: Senator Sharon Runner Discusses Life-Saving Double Lung Transplant For 1st Time

You may not know her name, but if you’re a parent in California, you’ve been affected by her work.State Senator Sharon Runner, along with her husband, were the driving force behind Jessica’s law – the strongest sexual predator laws in the nation. And while she’s used to fighting for a cause, fighting for her life was something much different. CBS2’s Lisa Sigell has her exclusive story.

03/27/2012

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More Mothers Using Placenta Pill To Combat Postpartum Depression

Having a baby changes everything. But for one in five mothers those changes involve a serious, and often silent disease — postpartum depression. Now, more moms are fighting that fate by putting a new spin on an age-old practice.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2012

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New Device Promises Permanent Solution To Excessive Sweating

Its normal to sweat a little, but people who suffer from hyperhidrosis sweat so much that it often leaves them feeling self-conscious and frustrated. MiraDry is a new device that promises to put an end to excessive sweating.

02/17/2012

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Adele’s Famous Throat Doctor Made Tonight’s Soaring Return Possible

It was an amazing performance that got the Grammy audience on their feet.

02/12/2012

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Runners Putting Their Foot Down In Fight Against Neuromuscular Disease

About 1,500 runners are putting their foot down in the fight against neuromuscular disease.

02/04/2012

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