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Dr. Max Gomez: Procedure Offers New Hope To Epilepsy Patients

Three million people in the United States suffer from epilepsy an often disabling brain disorder.

02/17/2014

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3 Aircraft Hit With Lasers Near Newark Airport

Two commercial airliners and a helicopter were illuminated by lasers near Newark Liberty International Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

08/16/2013

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Doctors: New Laser Treatment May Help Cure Excessive Sweating

A new laser treatment, Precision-TX, has doctors hoping they have an alternative for when other products fail to protect from perspiration, CBS 2’s Katie McGee reported.

07/12/2013

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Epidemic Over Long Island: Yet More Incidents Of Laser-Pointing At Planes, Cops

Sun Country Airlines Flight 8800 out of Reykjavik, Iceland, was on approach to John F. Kennedy International Airport at around 8:30 p.m. when at 12,000 feet over Brookhaven the pilots said they saw flashes of green laser beams.

08/22/2012

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Man Arrested For Allegedly Pointing Laser At Plane, Police Helicopter In Suffolk County

Police say a private airplane was traveling near MacArthur airport when someone pointed a laser at the pilot, blinding him for a few moments.

12/10/2011

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HealthWatch: Laser Treatment For Prostate Cancer

A new treatment for prostate cancer is being put to the test, and it uses lasers and lights to try to zap cancer in its tracks.

CBS 2–08/05/2010