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Flu Deaths Ahead Of Last Year's Pace

Jan. 28
By City News Service
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The death toll in San Diego County from influenza- related causes this flu season is up to 19, with 11 people dying from the illness last week.

San Diego's First Medical Marijuana Permit Faces Last Bureaucratic Hurdle

Jan. 28
By Matthew Bowler
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The San Diego Planning Commission is expected this week to approve the conditional land use permit for what could be San Diego's first legal medical marijuana dispensary.

Doctors, Dentists Strike At UC Student Health Centers

Jan. 27
By Kenny Goldberg
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Some 150 doctors and dentists at University of California student health centers statewide held a one-day strike Tuesday, over what they claim are UC's unfair labor practices.

Boy Goes Home After Getting San Diego's First Pediatric Heart Transplant

Jan. 27
By City News Service
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Eric Montaño suffered from restrictive cardiomyopathy, which stiffened the walls of his heart and kept the organ from filing with blood properly.

How Sleep Deprivation Can Affect Your Health

Jan. 27
Midday Edition
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So much technology but so little time — especially when it comes to getting an adequate amount of sleep. Sleep deprivation is a problem affecting adolescents, parents, couples and it can also affect your health.

How Your Smartphone Is Changing Modern Medicine

Jan. 26
Midday Edition
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Eric Topol is out with a book outlining the cutting-edge technology of digital medicine. The book is called "The Patient Will See You Now: The Future of Medicine is in Your Hands."

Fewer Kindergarteners Skip Vaccinations Under California Law

Jan. 23
By Associated Press
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Under the immunization law that took effect last year, parents claiming a personal-belief exemption from vaccines must have a signed form from their doctor saying that they have received information about the risks of opting out.

UC Doctors Plan One-Day Labor Strike

Jan. 23
By City News Service
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Doctors at all 10 University of California student health centers announced Friday that they will hold a one-day unfair labor practices strike on Tuesday.

San Diego's First Pediatric Heart Transplant Performed At Rady Children's Hospital

Jan. 22
By Kenny Goldberg
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Eric Montaño, 11, is the recipient of the first pediatric heart transplant ever performed in San Diego. But his twin brother is still waiting for a donor.

San Diego County Measles Cases Climb To 13

Jan. 21
By KPBS , City News Service
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The three new people diagnosed with the diseases traveled to Disneyland on Dec. 18 and were not vaccinated for the measles.

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