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Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer speaks at the opening of the Microsoft Center Berlin.  (Source: Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Clippers Sale To Steve Ballmer Goes Through

Steve Ballmer officially became the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday for a record $2 billion.

08/12/2014

Shelly Sterling reacts outside the courthouse in Los Angeles on July 28, 2014 after a ruling was made in the case between her and her husband Donald over the sale of  the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers. (Source: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sterling Loses, Judge OKs $2B Sale Of Clippers

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.

07/29/2014

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Gov. Scott Signs Bills On Alzheimer’s, Cancer Centers

A trio of health care-related bills received Governor Rick Scott’s signature on Wednesday.

06/18/2014

Dr. Bret Osborn, neurosurgeon & author (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: Keeping Dementia At Bay

Alzheimer’s is a growing problem nationwide. In Florida the prevalence of the disease in Florida is forecast to increase from 49 percent to 81 percent between now and 2025.

06/09/2014

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Online Test May Detect Alzheimer’s Disease Early

There isn’t a cure for Alzheimer’s, but researchers say they can slow the progression if it’s caught early.

CBS Miami–03/14/2014

Enrique Pineiro, Chair of Board of Directors, Alzheimer’s Association Southeast Florida Chapter (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Fighting Alzheimer’s

As the Miami-Dade Walk to End Alzheimer’s approaches we focus on the ways the Alzheimer’s Association is providing resources to people living with the disease and to their caregivers. Plus we have details on the walk and how people can support the cause.

My TV 33–09/23/2013

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Report: NFL Players Face Triple The Risk Of Neurological Disease

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention could break new ground on concussions suffered by ex-NFL players and the degenerative effects they have on them.

CBS Miami–09/05/2012

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I-Team: Women, Hormones and Alzheimer’s: The Missing Link?

The link between the hormone estrogen and Alzheimer’s could be the key to unlocking the mystery of this debilitating and frightening disease in women. The I-Team gets the facts from the top experts.

CBS4–05/10/2011

(Source: AP) A cross-section of a brain

Brain Matters Targets Alzheimer’s

A new case of Alzheimer’s disease is diagnosed every 70 seconds in America. South Florida is ground zero for the disease and that’s why one of the largest private facilities to treat it is here in the area.

CBS4–03/02/2011

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Menstrual Blood May Be Key To Cure Diseases

Some women call it the curse, but others say that time of the month is a miracle, with the potential to someday cure diseases like Alzheimer’s and breast cancer.

CBS4–12/29/2010

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