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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

Adele performs onstage at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Getty Images)

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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More And More Women Finding Fertility Problems Associated With Age

Technological advances have made it possible to give older women a change to conceive a child.

02/02/2012

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Companies Build Homes With Asthma-Friendly Features For Low-Income Families

As part of the “Build Smart Breathe Easier” asthma education campaign, an international pharmaceutical company is building four homes with asthma-healthy features for low-income families affected by the disease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2011

Dr. Jonah Kuehne owns CryoHealthcare. (credit: cryohealth.org)

The Hottest Method To Cure Pain Is Really An Old, Cold Concept

CBS2 and KCAL9 Health Reporter Lisa Sigell finds the hottest thing in the battle against pain is cryotherapy — the use of cold temperatures to shock the body into better health. She even stepped inside a cryo-chamber to give it a try.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/10/2011

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Venice Market Carries Toxin-Free Products To Detox Your Life

CBS2′s Lisa Sigell stepped into The Detox Market, a Venice shop that carries toxin-free and hard to find health and beauty products from across the world. Best of all, a trip through the aisles won’t break the bank.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2011

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Fellas, Feeling Tired And Depressed? Doctor Sheds Light On ‘Man-opause’

Tired? Moody? Hot flashes? It sounds like menopause but doctors say men can experience their own version of hormonal change which some are calling “man-opause”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2011

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Achieve The Body Of A Ballet Dancer With ‘Jump’ Class

You have seen the lean, tone bodies of ballet dancers, but have you ever wondered where they get them? Well some dancers are teaching classes in L.A. to help you get your own “ballet bod”.

10/04/2011

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Skin Guru Dr. Murad Reveals What Lifestyle Choices Cause Wrinkles

Skin guru Dr. Howard Murad has dedicated his life to improving people’s skin and years of experience have taught him that it’s lifestyle, not genetics, that’s the main factor behind wrinkles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2011

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Father’s Day Reflections: Lisa Sigell of CBS2/KCAL9

Funny, loving, giving, supportive and oh so talented. Those are words that come to mind when I think of my father.

CBS Los Angeles–06/16/2011

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Breakthrough In The Treatment Of Parkinson’s

A breakthrough in the treatment being used to manage Parkinson’s Disease. Gene therapy might also one day be used to treat epilepsy.

03/16/2011

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‘Health Starts’ At Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market has made eating healthier easy with a new program called “Health Starts Here.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2011

Laser Treatment Could Stem Baldness

Losing your hair? Well it’s time to shed a little light on baldness and thinning hair.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2011

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