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.

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.

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...

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...

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.

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...

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.

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.

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.

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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Hot Air Balloon Lands in Street in Sorrento Valley

Hot Air Balloon Lands in Street in Sorrento Valley

A hot air balloon landed in the street in Sorrento Valley.

Marion "Suge" Knight Investigated in Fatal Crash

Marion "Suge" Knight Investigated in Fatal Crash

Los Angeles County sheriff's detectives are investigating a fatal car crash Thursday that involved rap impresario Marion "Suge" Knight, several sources familiar with the investigation and Knight's attorney told...

Outside Attorney Fees Cost More Than Settlement Award

Outside Attorney Fees Cost More Than Settlement Award

The city of San Diego is settling a pension lawsuit for $70,000 after spending more than $2 million on outside attorneys.

SDPD Responds to 911 Wait Time Concerns

SDPD Responds to 911 Wait Time Concerns

When you call 911 to report an emergency, you don’t expect to be put on hold but it does happen, San Diego Police Department officials said Thursday.

BP Agents Intercept $430K in Meth at SD Checkpoint

BP Agents Intercept $430K in Meth at SD Checkpoint

A Mexican national was busted at a San Diego border checkpoint with more than $430,000 of methamphetamine hidden in his car.

"Revenge Porn" Site Immoral, Not Illegal: Defense

"Revenge Porn" Site Immoral, Not Illegal: Defense

A man accused of posting more than 10,000 sexually explicit photos of women to a website to extort them for money sat quietly in court Thursday morning, as he watched his defense attorney try to convince...