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...

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

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...

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.

Oct 5, 2012

Free Birth Control Slashes Abortion Rate: Study

Free Birth Control Slashes Abortion Rate: Study

Abortion and teen pregnancy rates both drop sharply when birth control is free, a new study found Thursday. The large study, which studied more than 9,000 in St. Louis, Mo., found that when price wasn't...

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Sig Alert Issued, Thousands Lose Power in Surprise Storm

Sig Alert Issued, Thousands Lose Power in Surprise Storm

More than 6,000 customers are without power Tuesday afternoon and State Route 163 was shut down in both directions due to fallen trees after a surprise storm brought heavy rains and wind to the San...

Planes Flipped, Person Trapped in Car at Montgomery Field

Planes Flipped, Person Trapped in Car at Montgomery Field

Sudden, heavy rains caused waters to quickly rise in the Serra Mesa area, trapping one person inside a vehicle.

Powerful Storm Pops Up in East County

Powerful Storm Pops Up in East County

A sudden thunderstorm brought powerful winds and intense rain to San Diego's East County Tuesday afternoon.

Cash, Bullets, Pills Found at Murder Scene

Cash, Bullets, Pills Found at Murder Scene

A shotgun, dozens of rounds of ammunition and thousands of dollars in cash were found inside the home where a teacher was murdered, officers testified in court Tuesday.

"Just Watched Everything Burn": Calif. Town Ravaged by Blaze

"Just Watched Everything Burn": Calif. Town Ravaged by Blaze

They had prepared for wildfires and knew of the drought-parched forests, but the inferno that swirled through the California lumber town of Weed moved so quickly all people could do was

Heat Prompts Another School Minimum Day Wednesday

Heat Prompts Another School Minimum Day Wednesday

Another hot day means another shortened schedule Wednesday for schools short on air conditioning.