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Some families use surveillance cameras to stay connected even when they are far apart. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Some Families Use Security Cameras For More Than Just Safety

These days, in-home security cameras are being used for more than just safety. New technology has made it easier for families to stay in touch than ever before.

04/15/2014

Doctors performing surgery. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Saving Money By Haggling For Health Care

We all know health care is not cheap, but there are actually ways to cut those costs dramatically.

04/04/2014

"Oil pulling" requires swishing oil around in the mouth for about 20 minutes. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Some Swear By ‘Oil Pulling’ To Provide Health, Beauty Boost

You can use oil to cook with, but would you swish it around in your mouth for 20 minutes every day, all in the name of beauty and better health?

04/02/2014

Counterfeit iPhones can include toxic chemicals and catch fire, experts say. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Counterfeit Electronics Can Be Dangerous, Fund Illegal Activity

Counterfeit electronics are flooding the market. While the items might be more affordable, they also can be dangerous and their sales could help fund terrorism and gangs.

03/31/2014

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Seen At 11: A Look Inside The New ‘Smart Home’

It’s no secret that many people are attached to their smartphones to the point that they almost can’t live without them. Now, technology has enabled smartphones to direct the way that people live.

03/18/2014

A smartphone (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Don’t Fall Victim To The One-Ring Scam

People from all over the world are talking about it online, and in the U.S. the Better Business Bureau has issued a warning; don’t call back, or else.

03/17/2014

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Seen At 11: Pint-Sized Rentals Save Parents Big Bucks

New companies are offering parents the chance to rent high-end clothing at a fraction of the cost to buy.

03/13/2014

Some people are negatively affected by Daylight Saving Time (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Daylight Saving Time Can Be A Danger To Your Health

Daylight Saving Time may have serious health implications for some, making it a difficult, even potentially dangerous change.

03/07/2014

Exercisers take part in cardiovascular training at a New York City gym. (Credit CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Losing Weight And Overcoming ‘The Workout Woe’

Many people have been told that the more they exercise the more weight they will lose. But, new research has shown that the equation may not work for everyone.

03/03/2014

If you had knee or hip replacement, would you want the parts to be under warranty? There is a consumer group out there fighting for just that. (Photo: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Body Part Warranties, The Wave Of The Future?

Just about everything you buy comes with a warranty, including appliances and electronics. But what about the things you buy for your body like a hip or knee replacement?

02/28/2014

FILE - The label on a box of Hostess Brownie Bites. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

New Nutrition Labels Would Highlight Calories And Sugar

Those “Nutrition Facts” labels that are plastered on nearly every food package found in grocery stores are getting a new look.

02/27/2014

FILE -- "Elementary" star Jonny Lee Miller. (credit: Getty Images)

‘Elementary’ Star Jonny Lee Miller Works To Solve Sanfilippo Syndrome

Since learning that a crew member’s son was diagnosed with the rare fatal disease Sanfilippo Syndrome, Holmes has become an advocate to find a treatment and a cure, CBS 2′s Kristine Johnson reported.

02/26/2014

Subway Brushes With Death

Seen At 11: Straphangers Learn To Move On After Brushes With Death

When a straphanger has a brush with death it can be terrifying and life-changing not only for the victim, but also everyone around.

02/25/2014

Trigeminal neuralgia is a dysfunction of the main nerve that gives the face sensation. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: New Treatment Provides Relief From Horribly Painful ‘TN’ Disease

Thousands of people every day are suddenly struck with a condition that’s so debilitating, it pushes them to do the unthinkable. But there are new treatment options.

02/21/2014

The Google search page appears on a computer screen. (credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Your Doctor Might Be Googling You

It’s a growing new trend: Doctors are turning the tables on patients and checking them out online before they come in for an appointment.

02/11/2014

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