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Laser cataract surgery (Source: CBS4)

New Laser Procedure Helps Cataract Patients See Clearly

Picture getting cataract surgery with no cutting of the eye. This is a major leap in the world of correcting diminishing vision.

CBS4–10/19/2012

Logan Morrison delivered smiles to the patients at Miami Children's Hospital Thursday. (CBS4)

Logan Morrison Unlikely To Return This Season

Marlins’ left-fielder Logan Morrison said he doesn’t expect to return this season.

CBS Miami–08/11/2012

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Inability To Watch 3-D Movies May Indicate Bigger Problem

It’s the summer of 3-D movies but, some people can’t see 3D at all. And if you have a severe headache after watching a 3D movie it’s a sign of a bigger problem.

CBS4–07/31/2012

Raquel Guckeen had to endure multiple surgeries after being diagnosed with skin cancer. (CBS4)

Woman Shares Story Of Surviving Disfiguring Skin Cancer

The bronze generation is facing the skin cancer realities of their youthful tanning obsession. CBS4’s Vanessa Borge shares one woman’s terrifying story of losing facial parts to skin cancer.

CBS4–06/06/2012

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Read The Fine Print: Drugs and Hair Loss

It is a well-known fact that chemotherapy can cause people to lose their hair. But what if your anti-depressant or blood pressure medication caused you to shed your luscious locks? CBS4’s Cynthia Demos looks at the links between common medications and hair loss.

CBS4–05/27/2012

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Good 4 You: Foundation Established To Help Children Battling Cancer

A South Florida woman began a foundation to honor her 6 year old little girl who stole many hearts during the last months of her life.

CBS4–05/25/2012

Haitian President Michel Martelly arrives on November 18, 2011, in Port-au-Prince to announce the reconstruction of the army. (Source: THONY BELIZAIRE/AFP/Getty Images)

Haitian Pres. In S. Florida For Surgery

Haitian President Michel Martelly has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder in Miami and will spend the next few days in South Florida recovering.

CBS4–04/06/2012

An innovative doctor has  anew way to share his procedures

YouTube Doctor

Meet a South Florida doctor who actually videotapes his surgeries, then posts them for people to watch all over the world.

CBS4–02/15/2012

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Volunteer Shot In Haiti Dies From Injuries At JMH

A Ohio man who dedicated his life to help the earthquake relief effort in Haiti has died after being shot in the stomach while doing work in Port-au-Prince.

CBS4–02/02/2012

Patients going to other countries are learning the hard way that their bodies are paying the price in exchange for saving money on breast implants. (CBS4)

Docs Warn Of Complications From Cheap International Breast Implants

Every year, thousands of women fly from South Florida, out of the country, especially to South America, to get a boob job. They take the trip because the surgery is significantly cheaper outside the United States.

CBS4–01/24/2012

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