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Board: Acupuncturist Negligent In Giving Bee Sting Therapy

Xin Sheng “Tom” Zhou has been using bee sting therapy to treat diseases and chronic pain at his practice in Alhambra. Bee venom acupuncture has been used in eastern Asia since at least the 2nd century B.C.


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.


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‘Share And Care’ Offers Kids A Chance To Express Feelings Through Art

A local program is offering children a chance to express themselves through art.


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San Diego Mayor To Return To Work Amid Recall Drive

Filner is expected to appear at City Hall on Monday, when he has said he will return to work after undergoing an intensive two-week therapy program.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/19/2013

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San Diego Mayor Begins 2-Week Absence For Therapy

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner starts two weeks of intensive therapy Monday while facing a sexual harassment lawsuit and calls for his resignation amid a flurry of allegations that he groped women for years.


San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks at a press conference announcing his intention to seek professional help amid sexual harassment allegations on July 26, 2013 in San Diego, Calif. (credit: Bill Wechter/Getty Images)

Second Recall Effort Launched Against San Diego Mayor

Opponents of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner launched a second recall effort against the mayor Monday, in the wake of accusations from seven women of sexual harassment.

CBS Los Angeles–07/29/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks at a press conference announcing his intention to seek professional help amid sexual harassment allegations on July 26, 2013 in San Diego, Calif. (credit: Bill Wechter/Getty Images)

San Diego Mayor’s Therapy Plan Flops With Critics

Mayor Bob Filner’s announcement that he will undergo two weeks of full-time therapy defies leaders of his own political party who demanded he resign over allegations of sexual harassment.



San Diego Mayor Rebuffs Calls To Resign Over Harassment Allegations

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner rebuffed calls for his resignation Friday in the wake of multiple allegations of sexual harassment, but said he will take a leave of absence to undergo behavioral therapy.


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LAX Already Looking To Expand Its New ‘Pets Unstressing Passengers’ Program

There’s a new breed of airport dog. They aren’t looking for drugs or bombs — they are looking for people who need a buddy, a belly to rub or a paw to shake.


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How To Navigate Political Conflicts During Election Season

Marriage and family therapist, Michael Uram visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday to show viewers how to navigate conversations and relationships with our polar political opposites.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2012

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Lawsuit Filed Over Gay Teen Therapy Law

A Christian legal group has filed a lawsuit to overturn a first-of-its-kind California law that prohibits licensed mental health professionals from practicing therapies aimed at making gay and lesbian teenagers straight.

CBS Los Angeles–10/02/2012

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Musician Wayne Kramer Changing Lives One Guitar At A Time

Today, Wayne Kramer is a successful music composer for film and television. And because he has gotten his life back on track, he started the nonprofit organization, Jail Guitar Doors, which raises money to buy new guitars for prison inmates as a means of therapy.


Marine Cpl. Justin Crabbe lost both legs and some fingers after stepping on an explosive device in Afghanistan last summer. (credit: Crabbe Family)

Inland Empire Home Remodeled For Returning War Hero

A local contractor with help from an Inland Empire community got home builders, electricians and plumbers to donate about $75,000 worth of a free remodel to make a home accommodating for a Marine injured in Afghanistan.


Bella watching over Reese. (CBS)

Single Dad Offers Reward After Therapy Dog For Epileptic Baby Stolen

A Southland dad is desperately trying to find a dog that helps him care for his infant daughter after it was apparently stolen from his backyard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2011

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Dr. Rashel Tahzib Reveals Hormone Imbalance Symptoms, Treatments

Your hormones control virtually every aspect of your life – your emotions, appetite and energy level, so when they are out-of-balance your world is flipped upside-down!

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/03/2011