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Ask Dr. Bruce

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Wednesday, Jan 8, 2014 at 08:22 AM PST

Ask Dr. Bruce: Are Fatty Deposits Dangerous & Medical Lasers

Ask Dr. Bruce: Are Fatty Deposits Dangerous & Medical Lasers

Dr. Bruce answers viewer-submitted questions about the dangers of fatty deposits and the different kinds of medical lasers in a report for the NBC4 News at noon on Thursday, January 2, 2014

Friday, Dec 20, 2013 at 08:44 AM PST

Ask Dr. Bruce: Hand Pain and Peanut Allergies

Ask Dr. Bruce: Hand Pain and Peanut Allergies

Dr. Bruce Hensel answers viewers' questions about hand pain and peanut allergies in a report for the NBC4 News at Noon on Dec. 19, 2013.

Friday, Dec 13, 2013 at 08:36 AM PST

Ask Dr. Bruce: Getting a Good Night Sleep & Vitamin D

Ask Dr. Bruce: Getting a Good Night Sleep & Vitamin D

Dr. Bruce Hensel answers viewers' questions about getting a good night sleep and Vitamin D in a report for the NBC4 News at Noon on Dec. 12, 2013.

Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 at 08:44 AM PST

Ask Dr. Bruce: Should Men Take Testosterone and Neck Lift Options

Ask Dr. Bruce: Should Men Take Testosterone and Neck Lift Options

Dr. Bruce Hensel answers viewers' questions about testosterone replacement and non-surgical neck lifts in a report for the NBC4 News at Noon on Dec. 10, 2013.

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 at 09:21 AM PST

How to Ask Dr. Bruce a Health Question

How to Ask Dr. Bruce a Health Question

NBC4 medical expert Dr. Bruce Hensel wants to answer your pressing health questions. Here are three ways to "Ask Dr. Bruce."

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