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Monday, Jan 12, 2015

Scripps to Restrict Visitors During Flu Season

Scripps to Restrict Visitors During Flu Season

The temporary measures put in place Monday aim to prevent flu infections inside their hospitals.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012

Get Sleep, Lose Weight

Get Sleep, Lose Weight

A new study links sleep with the way human bodies burn fat. Compromising sleep can affect one's weight, vision, and organ function in the future.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012

Study Finds HPV Vaccine Safe

Study Finds HPV Vaccine Safe

The controversial vaccine was found to have minor side effects, but no major risks. The treatment is recommended to children as early as 8-years-old for both boys and girls to prevent cancers before becoming...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012

New HIV Test Kit Appears Over-the-Counter

New HIV Test Kit Appears Over-the-Counter

A new over-the-counter test kit is available for consumers, able to yield results in less than half an hour, but at the cost of roughly $40. While some experts welcome the procedure, some argue that the results...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012

Preventing Diabetes, Preventing Cancer

Preventing Diabetes, Preventing Cancer

Dr. Jorge Castillo, a doctor at The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhodes Island examines the link between diabetes and blood cancers in his extensive research based on 17,000 cases.

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012

Soda Vending Machines to Show Calories

Soda Vending Machines to Show Calories

Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper are rolling out new vending machines that will put calorie counts right at your fingertips. The move comes ahead of a regulation that would require restaurant chains and vending...

Monday, Oct 8, 2012

Healthy Week: Diabetes

Healthy Week: Diabetes

Dr. Steve Edelman, a diabetes specialist and founder of Taking Control of Your Diabetes conference happening here in San Diego, stops by and talks with NBC 7's Whitney Southwick.

Monday, Oct 8, 2012

Still Cycling at 96 Years

Still Cycling at 96 Years

96-year-old cyclist Sam Cohen may be taking things a little slower these days but he still clocks hundreds of miles on a stationary bike each week.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012

Women Help Cancer Patients With "Bosom Buddies"

Women Help Cancer Patients With "Bosom Buddies"

Bosom Buddies of Wyoming began meeting regularly about a year ago, and volunteer knitter Cathy Jones has been knitting the alternative prosthetics ever since.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012

Hospital Goes High Tech

Hospital Goes High Tech

New apps, monitors and software work together to improve your hospital stay. A new state-of-the-art hospital in Fort Worth, Texas is using technology to make health care more convenient for patients.

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Cal Fire, SDFD Prep for Winds and Heat in San Diego County
Cal Fire, SDFD Prep for Winds and Heat in San Diego County

With Santa Ana winds and hot temperatures expected to sweep San Diego County starting this weekend, Cal Fire will increase staffing to combat the potentially dangerous fire conditions.

Suspect Attacks, Bites Student and Friend in CSUSM Dorm Room
Suspect Attacks, Bites Student and Friend in CSUSM Dorm Room

Cal State San Marcos (CSUSM) sent out a bulletin Saturday evening, warning about an assault that happened in student housing earlier in the afternoon.

Evacuations Lifted in 115-Acre 'Church Fire' Off SR-94
Evacuations Lifted in 115-Acre 'Church Fire' Off SR-94

Amid climbing temperatures and dry, windy conditions, a brush fire sparked Saturday off State Route 94 in San Diego’s East County, prompting an evacuation order.

Man Barricades Himself in Home, Neighbors Evacuated: SDSO
Man Barricades Himself in Home, Neighbors Evacuated: SDSO

The San Diego Sheriff’s Department Special Enforcement Detail and Crisis Negotiation Team are at the scene of a man who has barricaded himself in his home in San Marcos.

Former Presidents Call for Unity at Hurricane Aid Concert
Former Presidents Call for Unity at Hurricane Aid Concert

The five living former presidents put aside politics and appeared together for the first time since 2013 at a concert on Saturday to raise money for victims of devastating hurricanes in Texas, Florida...

Small Plane Crash Sparks Brush Fire in Lakeside
Small Plane Crash Sparks Brush Fire in Lakeside

The San Diego Sheriff’s Department is responding to reports of a plane down in the brush with a brush fire started near the El Capitan Reservoir in Lakeside, SDSO confirms.