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Do Your Deadbolt Locks Offer Maximum Security? You Might Be Surprised

CBS 2′s Mary Kay Kleist shows you how to spot the danger — and a simple way to fix it.

12/07/2012

Dogs like this one are being trained to detect certain cancers in women. (CBS)

Cancer-Sniffing Dogs Could Save Lives Of Women, Researchers Say

They’re not just great companions. Man’s best friend may also be a secret weapon in the fight against cancer. CBS 2′s Mary Kay Kleist reports.

12/06/2012

Blake Troiani, 27, receives a botox injection. (Credit: CBS)

Botox Isn’t Just For The Middle-Aged Anymore

The pressure to defy the aging process is huge, even for twenty-somethings. In fact, more and more young people are asking their doctor for botox injections.

CBS 2–12/04/2012

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Beauty Product Labels Make Tempting, But Misleading Promises

What can you believe when reading the labels on beauty products? So many of them pledge to make women look younger. As CBS 2′s Mary Kay Kleist reports, don’t be tempted to buy products filled with empty promises.

CBS 2–11/20/2012

Brain Scan

Super Foods To Make Your Mind Sharper

It happens to everyone eventually. Cognitive abilities can start dropping in our 40s. So, what can you do? CBS 2′s Mary Kay Kleist reports.

11/02/2012

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Some Kids Turning To ADHD Drugs For A Boost

When you think of drug rehab, cocaine and heroin may come to mind, but some different drugs are sending an exploding number of kids into treatment.

CBS 2–09/30/2012

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Coffee May Have Health Perks, Research Shows

CBS 2′s Mary Kay Kleist shows us seven ways coffee may boost your health.

09/24/2012

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‘Supportive Surgery’ Can Help Heart Patients Reduce Anxiety

Some heart patients are getting a unique experience in the operating room. They’re able to watch their own surgeries with their loved ones by their sides.

09/19/2012

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CFL Bulbs Conserve Energy, But Are They Dangerous?

As CBS 2′s Mary Kay Kleist reports, new research shows that these bulbs can emit UV radiation.

09/17/2012

Weather

Sunny And Cool For Afternoon, But Heat Coming As Week Goes On

Conditions will remain unseasonably cool and befitting of early fall for the rest of the day Tuesday, but look for all that to change as the week goes on.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2012

Waves

Choppy Lake Poses Risk Of Rip Currents, Waterspouts

Conditions will be dangerous on Lake Michigan all day Friday, with blasting winds, crashing waves, and a risk for waterspouts and rip currents.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2012

Weather

Rain, Falling Temperatures For The Afternoon

The blazing sun and sweltering heat that defined much of the summer will be distant from Chicagoans’ minds Thursday afternoon, as rain falls and temperatures drop into the 60s – even before sundown.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Weather

91 For Afternoon, But Highs In The 70s Later This Week

The way this summer has been going, the notion of a high in the 70s almost seems fit for November.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2012

Weather

Sunshine, Low Humidity To Make For A Beautiful Day In All Neighborhoods

A picture-perfect day is expected for the rest of the afternoon, with full sunshine, low humidity and comfortable highs in the 80s.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2012

Weather

Heat, Humidity To Dominate Until Storms Saturday Night

Heat and humidity will dominate this first day of Lollapalooza, although a lake breeze will make conditions more tolerable.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012

Weather

90-Degree Heat, High Humidity For Afternoon, Possible Storms For Some

Yet again, the stifling heat is building in Chicago, with an afternoon of 90-degree heat and increasing humidity on tap.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

Weather

Unlimited Sunshine, Low Humidity For The Rest Of The Day

Conditions will be sunny and comfortable with low humidity Wednesday, but look for the blazing heat to return as the weekend approaches.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

Weather

Sunshine And Cooler Lakeside This Afternoon; Rain Didn’t Help Drought

The storms that might have woken you up in the wee hours have gone on their way, leaving sunny skies and close to the lake, pleasantly cool temperatures.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

Weather

Warm And Pleasant Afternoon; Thunderstorms For Some This Evening

The clouds earlier in the morning have given way to sunny and pleasant skies, but some areas could be seeing thunderstorms later.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2012

Weather

Sunny And Idyllic Afternoon With Highs Only In The 70s Lakeside

The weather will be idyllic by most estimations for the rest of the day Friday, with the sun shining and the air having a September-like feel with highs just in the 70s along the lake.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2012

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