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  • A cancer patient is seen undergoing hyperthermia treatment.
  • Some breast cancer treatment centers are offering a new therapy that involves using extreme heat.
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  • Kate Movius is seen with her son.
  • The government's estimate of autism has moved up again. Researchers report a 30-percent increase in two years.
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  • Learn more about reducing stress and managing pressure by visiting your doctor.
  • Learn more about reducing stress and managing pressure by visiting your doctor.
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  • A new report in the Journal of Pediatrics says children who constantly see their parents on their smartphones take notice.
  • A new report in the Journal of Pediatrics says children who constantly see their parents on their smartphones take notice.
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children's health, ucla, healthy living, denise dador
  • Insufficient blood pressure can restrict blood supply to the brain and other organs, causing people to feel lightheaded.
  • Insufficient blood pressure can restrict blood supply to the brain and other organs, causing people to feel lightheaded.
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  • Researchers are uncovering clues about what may lead to Alzheimers disease. Here are four factors.
  • Researchers are uncovering clues about what may lead to Alzheimer's disease. Here are four factors.
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  • Researchers are uncovering clues about what may lead to Alzheimers disease. Here are four factors.
  • Researchers are uncovering clues about what may lead to Alzheimer's disease. Here are four factors.
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  • A Long Beach baby is the second known HIV-infected infant who might be potentially cured by an early treatment.
  • A Long Beach baby is the second known HIV-infected infant who might be potentially cured by an early treatment.
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children's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • In this photo, children gather for reading time at a Los Angeles preschool.
  • When you think of depression, you probably don't think about children, especially preschool children.
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health, children's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Local researchers have developed a mobile diagnosis to detect harmful amounts of allergens in food using a smartphone.
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health, technology, healthy living, denise dador
  • What if you could create a healthy embryo free of genetic mutations? Would it be a medical breakthrough or slippery slope?
  • What if you could create a healthy embryo free of genetic mutations? Would it be a medical breakthrough or slippery slope?
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health, healthy living, denise dador
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  • UCLA researchers say there could be a relationship between neurodevelopmental disorders and Tylenol taken while pregnant.
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health, children's health, pregnancy, women's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A woman gets a breast examination in this undated file photo.
  • Researchers are developing a test that may identify which drugs and substances increase a woman's risk of breast cancer.
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cancer, women's health, healthy living
  • Josh Newby tested positive for a BRCA gene mutation.
  • Many people may forget that women aren't the only ones that can be affected by a breast cancer gene mutation.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • A new generation of prosthetics that is like nothing anyone has seen before, including a thought-controlled 'smart' limb.
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technology, healthy living, denise dador
  • A study found that genes play a role in how quickly an infant feels full which may predispose a child to obesity.
  • A study found that genes play a role in how quickly an infant feels full which may predispose a child to obesity.
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obesity, health, children's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Thousands of strangers made Valentines Day a little more special for patients at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles on Feb. 14, 2014.
  • Thousands of strangers made Valentine's Day a little more special for patients at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
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valentine's day, children's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Sending a cellphone selfie of a suspicious mole or rash may lead to the same diagnosis as an in-person doctor visit.
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health, health care, healthy living, denise dador
  • Hayley Messersmith, 6, reads a Valentines Day car at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.
  • Being in the hospital is tough for a kid, but missing out on Valentine's Day makes things harder. Help make their day better!
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valentine's day, children's health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Pancreatic cancer has a scary reputation, but as one local survivor relates, it can be beaten.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Max the dog is seen in this undated file photo. Max was part of a clinical trial that used Chinese mushrooms as a treatment for cancer.
  • The Walter family enrolled their dog with cancer in a new clinical trial that tests an ancient Chinese mushroom.
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health, pet, animal news, healthy living, denise dador
  • The EndoBarrier is a medical device that may help treat people living with type-two diabetes and obesity.
  • The EndoBarrier is a medical device that may help treat people living with type-two diabetes and obesity.
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health, health care, healthy living, denise dador
  • A team from UCLA has developed an app that helps predict a heart failure patients chances of survival.
  • A team from UCLA has developed an app that helps predict a heart failure patient's chances of survival.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Hope Juarez suffered from a fetal-maternal hemorrhage, causing her to appear ghost white at birth.
  • Hours before baby Hope was born, her blood had drained out of her body. Doctors say her mom's intuition saved her life.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • This file photo shows a football and TV remote.
  • Doctors warn there is a very real relationship between heart attacks in cities whose teams have lost the Super Bowl.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  •  Experts say there are common mistakes you might be doing that could make you feel worse.
  • Are you feeling sick? Experts say there are common mistakes you might be doing that could make you feel worse.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A new Spanish study says changing your diet can reduce your risk of a painful condition called peripheral artery disease.
  • A new Spanish study says changing your diet can reduce your risk of a painful condition called peripheral artery disease.
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diet, health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A flu vaccine is seen in this undated file photo.
  • The flu is taking deadly aim this winter, and that has hospitals across California implementing changes to contain the virus.
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flu, health, centers for disease control and prevention, healthy living
  • A new study by British researchers finds that moderate coffee consumption can actually hydrate you just like water.
  • A new study by British researchers finds that moderate coffee consumption can actually hydrate you just like water.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • About 31 million Americans suffer from chronic sinusitis. Now there's a new device that offers permanent results.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A probiotic supplement to support digestive tract health is seen in an undated photo.
  • Researchers say that a new study reveals gut bacteria may help determine whether a person is fat or thin.
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health, medical research, healthy living, denise dador
  • Kelli Rourke suffers from burning mouth syndrome, also known as BMS.
  • Burning mouth syndrome is a painful reality for millions of people whose mouths feel like it's on fire all the time.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Pills are sorted into a prescription bottle in this undated file photo.
  • New research shows that vitamin E might slow down the progression of Alzheimer's disease.
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  • Government advisors are announcing new screening guidelines for smokers, which could prevent 20,000 deaths a year.
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  • A new procedure uses heat to zap away spinal tumors, helping to relieve pain for some cancer patients.
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health, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • A new technique is giving some type 1 diabetes patients back their lives without the need for a transplant.
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health, health care, medical research, healthy living, denise dador
  • A man is seen getting the flu shot in this file photo.
  • The CDC urges people to get flu shots after the number of states reporting flu activity more than doubled in the last week.
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health, flu, health care, healthy living, denise dador
  • Poor posture can take a serious toll on the spine, shoulders, hips and knees. Here are tips to keep your spine healthy.
  • Poor posture can take a serious toll on the spine, shoulders, hips and knees. Here are tips to keep your spine healthy.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • An assortment of vegetables and fruit is seen in this undated file photo.
  • While most people don't think about eating healthy during the holidays, many holiday favorites can be cancer fighters.
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health, food, holiday, healthy living, denise dador
  • Ballet dancers are seen in this undated file photo.
  • Doctors searching for a treatment for chronic dizziness hope ballet dancers can lead them in the right direction.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • The Silk Road Procedure helps clear blocked carotid arteries and is being tested by physicians at UCLA Medical Center.
  • The Silk Road Procedure helps clear blocked carotid arteries and is being tested by physicians at UCLA Medical Center.
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health, health care, ucla, healthy living, denise dador
  • Food is seen in a plastic container in this undated file photo.
  • Find out what the triangle symbols with numbers located on the bottom of plastic products mean.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • A Lakewood woman suffering from epilepsy has become the worlds first recipient of an implant designed to prevent seizures.
  • A Lakewood woman suffering from epilepsy has become the world's first recipient of an implant designed to prevent seizures.
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usc, health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Researchers are studying electroporation to treat advanced melanoma, which kills about 9,000 people a year.
  • Researchers are studying electroporation to treat advanced melanoma, which kills about 9,000 people a year.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • Acetaminophen, found in Tylenol, is used to treat pain but experts say the drug can be dangerous if not taken properly.
  • Acetaminophen, found in Tylenol, is used to treat pain but experts say the drug can be dangerous if not taken properly.
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health, healthy living, denise dador
  • The rate of cancer mortality in the United States has fallen 29 percent since 2001, according to a national report.
  • The rate of cancer mortality in the United States has fallen 29 percent since 2001, according to a national report.
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health, health care, cancer, healthy living, denise dador
  • Whether youre in a car or plane, sitting motionless for hours puts you at a high risk for a DVT, or deep vein thrombosis.
  • Whether you're in a car or plane, sitting motionless for hours puts you at a high risk for a DVT, or deep vein thrombosis.
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  • Certain injuries are raising concerns among pediatricians and coaches in a new study.
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