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Rising Share Of Latinos Speak Proficient English, Researchers Find

A rising share of Latinos in the United States speak proficient English and the percentage of those speaking Spanish at home has been declining, researchers said Tuesday.

05/12/2015

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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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Yale Study: Canine Minds Far More Complex Than Originally Thought

Researchers at Yale are using cognitive interactive studies to learn more about how dogs’ minds work.

02/16/2015

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UCI Researchers Find A Way To Unboil Eggs In Potential Cancer Fight Breakthrough

It’s not time travel, but researchers say the new breakthrough could go a long way in advancing cancer treatments.

01/26/2015

(left) Alysia Padilla-Vacarro and daughter Evangelina on the day of her gene therapy treatment. Evangelina, now two years old, has had her immune system restored and lives a healthy and normal life. (Photo courtesy UCLA)

UCLA Doctors Hail Potential Cure For ‘Bubble Baby’ Syndrome

Doctors say a groundbreaking stem cell therapy treatment out of UCLA may have cured “Bubble Baby” syndrome once and for all.

11/18/2014

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Local Mother On A Mission To Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research After Losing Daughter To The Disease

Paulinda Babbini calls Robin a dream daughter – student body president, cheerleader, homecoming queen at Pacific Hills High School in West Hollywood. But at 20, she lost her battle with the disease.

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Facebook Comes Clean About Social Experiment On Nearly 700K Users

Facebook is coming clean about a social experiment it conducted on nearly 700,000 of its users two years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2014

A UCLA study says men might have an increased risk of heart attack by taking testosterone therapy. (credit: CBS)

UCLA Researchers Warn Testosterone Therapy May Double Risk Of Heart Attack

The study followed nearly 56,000 men who used the therapy for just three months.

01/29/2014

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UCLA Sued Over Primate Research Records

An animal rights group has sued the University of California, Los Angeles, for refusing to release records on its use of primates in lab experiments.

12/19/2013

Fast Food

Young Children Consume Too Much Fast Food, UCLA Researchers Say

Young children are consuming too much fast food, according to researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/25/2013

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Where The Jobs Are: City Of Hope Offers Perks — And A Purpose

Employees of the City of Hope Hospital know the perks and benefits are many.

11/20/2013

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Her Own Reflection Is A Mystery Due To Face Blindness

While it’s not unusual to have trouble recognizing someone, picture a world where you don’t recognize any faces at all, such as those of your spouse or kids.

11/01/2013

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Not Happy With Work? Wait Until You’re 50 Or Older

A study by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 9 in 10 workers who are age 50 or older say they are very or somewhat satisfied with their job.

10/27/2013

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2 Southland Walks To Benefit Brain Tumor Research

On Sunday morning, Frank Figueroa and Bryan Bishop visited KCAL9 to discuss two upcoming walks that will raise awareness and funds for brain tumor research.

09/15/2013

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Educator Sees I.T. As The Next Leading Job Sector In Los Angeles

Dr. Gustavo Vejarano works with his students to develop cutting-edge technologies in Los Angeles.

05/13/2013

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