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School Kids And Vaccines: New Numbers Show More California Students Are Not Getting Their Shots

Sept. 4
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The number of parents delaying or declining to vaccinate their school-age children is climbing in California. We'll speak to San Diego doctors and hear about a new NOVA documentary about vaccines.

Seau Family Opts Out Of NFL Concussion Settlement

Sept. 3
By City News Service
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The family of Junior Seau has opted out of the proposed NFL settlement with former players over concussion-related injuries. The family will continue its wrongful death lawsuit against the league.

San Diego Service Offers Mental Health Support Online

Sept. 3
By Kenny Goldberg
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San Diegans who have a mental health issue can now access an online chat service to speak to a counselor.

San Diego Biotech Lands Up To $42 Million For Ebola Drug Development

Sept. 2
By David Wagner
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A U.S. health agency has awarded San Diego-based Mapp Biopharmaceutical new funding to speed up work on an experimental Ebola drug.

Measure Would Make Drug Overdose Antitdote More Widely Available In California

Sept. 1
By Kenny Goldberg
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A bill designed to reduce drug overdose deaths in California is on its way to the governor’s desk.

Study: 18 Ebola-Infected Monkeys Healed With San Diego Biotech's Experimental Drug

Aug. 29
Marilynn Marchione / Associated Press
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An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa — once more of it can be made.

San Diego Company Opens Up About Experimental Ebola Drug

Aug. 27
By David Wagner
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After weeks of shying away from the news media, the head of a small San Diego drug company finally talked publicly about his company's experimental Ebola treatment ZMapp.

Scripps Research Institute To Hold Panel On San Diego Efforts To Respond To Ebola Virus

Aug. 27
By City News Service
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Among the scheduled panelists is Kevin Whaley, CEO of Mapp Biopharmaceutical, a Sorrento Valley firm that produced an experimental treatment administered to two American health workers who were sickened by the virus and subsequently recovered.

More U.S. Citizens Going To Medical School Abroad

Aug. 27
Pauline Bartolone / Capital Public Radio
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The most common reason to going abroad is not getting into a U.S. medical school.

San Diegans Combat Stigma By Sharing Personal Struggles With Mental Illness

Aug. 27
By Kenny Goldberg
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The stigma surrounding mental illness is a powerful force. Some San Diegans with mental health issues are trying to reduce it, by sharing their personal stories.