Health

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April 10, 2018 - 11:06 am
Senator Tammy Duckworth has given birth to a baby girl, making her the first U.S. senator to give birth while in office.
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Attorney General Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.)
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Melissa Culross
April 09, 2018 - 3:24 pm
California's attorney general says that the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has helped millions of people. So, as KCBS Radio's Melissa Culross reports, he is taking his fight to defend the health care law to court.
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10/14/2016 - PICTURE POSED BY MODEL File photo dated 12/03/13 of a man lighting a cigarette. Half of smokers delay quitting for years because they worry about getting fat, a survey has suggested. (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
Smoker (Photo credit: PA Images/Sipa USA)
April 09, 2018 - 1:58 pm
Two popular stop-smoking drugs are as safe for the heart as nicotine patches and dummy pills, according to research requested by U.S. and European regulators.
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FILE - This May 13, 2015, file photo, shows the North American headquarters of Bayer Healthcare in Whippany, N.J. U.S. health officials are placing new restrictions on a contraceptive implant that has been subject to thousands of reports of painful compli
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April 09, 2018 - 12:10 pm
U.S. health officials are placing new restrictions on a permanent contraceptive implant that has been subject to reports of painful complications from thousands of women. But the metal implant called Essure will remain on the market.
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Danny Fujikawa and Kate Hudson
Danny Fujikawa and Kate Hudson
April 06, 2018 - 11:55 am
Hudson and her musician boyfriend, Danny Fujikawa, popped black question mark balloons to let loose the pink in an Instagram reveal that they're baby will be a girl.
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Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Johnson (Photo credit: Dan MacMedan-USA Today)
April 05, 2018 - 9:19 pm
The Hayward-born actor talks about his struggles with depression and his mother's suicide attempt after they were evicted...
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flu shot
KCBS Radio Morning News
April 05, 2018 - 6:45 am
(KCBS Radio) - There have been plenty of reports this year of people coming down with the flu--despite having received the flu vaccine. This year's flu vaccine has been less effective than usual, partly because of the difficulty of forecasting exactly which flu strain will be dominant in any given...
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Apr 3, 2018; San Bruno, CA, USA; Authorities react to a shooter at the YouTube Headquarters. Mandatory Credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports
YouTube HQ Shooting (Photo credit: John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports)
Jenna Lane
April 04, 2018 - 4:31 pm
Doctors who treat the victims of gun violence are increasingly outspoken about ending it. KCBS Radio's Jenna Lane reports, in the aftermath of Tuesday's shooting at YouTube, we heard the latest example.
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The Offspring
The Offspring (Photo credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)
Ron Del Rosario
March 29, 2018 - 9:42 am
Former Offspring drummer and now South Bay obstetrician-gynecologist, Dr. James Lilja was at Alameda County Superior Court, attending a malpractice trial when he saved the life of one of the prospective jurors...
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Cameron Paul Tribute
Cameron Paul Tribute (Photo credit: Alexander Meija)
Ron Del Rosario
March 28, 2018 - 4:12 pm
The iconic music producer and mix DJ, Cameron Paul lost his battle to cancer at a hospital near his home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was 60 years-old.
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