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Health Watch: HEPA Filters And Your Heart

Turns out by getting rid of a certain type of air pollution, some important risk factors for heart disease actually get better.

02/03/2011

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New Osteoporosis Treatment Could Help Fight Fractures

Osteoporosis is a silent disease that haunts millions of women, but a new treatment could dramatically change life for women suffering from it.

11/08/2010

Mary Yanolatos undergoes physical therapy. (credit: CBS 2)

HealthWatch: Physical Therapy

Physical therapy rehab is hard work and can be painful. It’s amazing how muscles lose strength after surgery and joints get stiff without movement.

09/21/2010

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HealthWatch: Melanoma Drug

Dr. Max Gomez reports there’s an experimental drug to treat advanced melanoma that is having stunning success.

09/14/2010

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HealthWatch: The Truth About ‘Flat Feet’

If you consider that each step an adult takes places 900 pounds per square inch of pressure on the bottom of the feet, it’s not surprising that foot pain is one of the most common complaints.

08/11/2010