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Local Man With West Nile Virus Warns Others Not To Ignore Flu-Like Symptoms

Local Man With West Nile Virus Warns Others Not To Ignore Flu-Like Symptoms

A local man who contracted and survived the dangerous West Nile virus says that ignoring the virus’s flu-like symptoms almost cost him his life.

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Stand Up To Cancer Telecast Brings In More Than $109M For Research

Stand Up To Cancer Telecast Brings In More Than $109M For Research

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Bone Marrow Transplant Cures Young Golfer Of Sickle Cell Anemia

Bone Marrow Transplant Cures Young Golfer Of Sickle Cell Anemia

A 10-year-old girl once held captive by excruciating headaches caused by sickle cell anemia has a new life that’s healthy and active thanks to a bone marrow transplant from her little sister.

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See-Through Organs Allow Researchers To See Trouble Spots Inside Body

See-Through Organs Allow Researchers To See Trouble Spots Inside Body

Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease, Kidney Disease, Alzheimer’s and even some Cancers, may soon receive a tremendous enhancement after local scientists have discovered a way to make organs transparent.

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

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Scientists At UC Riverside Point At Enzyme For Critical Role In Development Of Autism

Scientists At UC Riverside Point At Enzyme For Critical Role In Development Of Autism

After years of work the new discovery could help children with Fragile X who also have autism.

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NCIS Star Pauley Perrette Issues Hair Dye Health Warning After Severe Allergic Reaction

NCIS Star Pauley Perrette Issues Hair Dye Health Warning After Severe Allergic Reaction

KCAL9′s Kristine Lazar spoke with Perrette, whose character, Abby Sciuto, is known for her raven locks. But the actress may soon be wearing a wig.

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Camp Kesem: A Week Of Summer Fun For Kids Affected By A Parent’s Cancer

Camp Kesem: A Week Of Summer Fun For Kids Affected By A Parent’s Cancer

In many aspects, Camp Kesem is your typical summer camp where kids can go make friends and play, but it also helps campers dealing with cancer at home.

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Manhattan Beach City Council To Vote On Pier Fishing Ban Following Great White Attack

Manhattan Beach City Council To Vote On Pier Fishing Ban Following Great White Attack

PETA Tuesday will fly a large banner over Southland beaches protesting fishing off local piers.

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Rabid Skunk Found In LA County For First Time In 35 Years

Rabid Skunk Found In LA County For First Time In 35 Years

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