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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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US IDs Army Rangers Killed in Anti-ISIS Raid in Afghanistan
US IDs Army Rangers Killed in Anti-ISIS Raid in Afghanistan

The Pentagon has identified the two Army Rangers killed during a raid on an Islamic State compound in Afghanistan Wednesday. They were Sgt. Joshua P. Rodgers, 22, of Bloomington, Illinois, and Sgt.

'Zebra Donkey' Merchants: Trump Presidency Impacts Business
'Zebra Donkey' Merchants: Trump Presidency Impacts Business

It’s a must-see attraction for those who wander across the U.S.-Mexico border, into Tijuana’s Avenida Revolución. The street is lined with colorful displays of art, flavors, and of course the world-famous zebra...

CDPH Confirms First Human West Nile Virus Illness of Year
CDPH Confirms First Human West Nile Virus Illness of Year

The first case of human West Nile Virus (WNV) illness was confirmed in Central California, according to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH).

Consumer Reports: How to Stop Snoring
Consumer Reports: How to Stop Snoring

What you can do to cut back on your snoring.

Congress Settles for Stopgap to Avoid Government Shutdown
Congress Settles for Stopgap to Avoid Government Shutdown

Congress took the easy way out to keep the government open on the eve of Donald Trump's 100th day in office, passing a weeklong stopgap spending bill Friday that amounted to more of a defeat for the president...

Group: Gov't Doesn't Care About Immigration Detention Abuse
Group: Gov't Doesn't Care About Immigration Detention Abuse

Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement (CIVIC) reports Otay Mesa Detention Center ranks in the top five facilities in the United States related to complaints of sexual and physical...