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Why Are Children Scared Of Santa? Experts Weigh InExperts say there are a number of reasons why children are afraid of Santa.
Cooper Merger With Our Lady Of Lourdes, 2 Other Hospitals CanceledCooper officials are declining to discuss their decision, which was announced in a late Friday press release.
Gov. Wolf Signs Legislation Reauthorizing Pennsylvania's Children's Health Insurance ProgramThe governor traveled to Philadelphia and Children's Hospital to sign the CHIP reauthorization legislation and call on parents to contact their representatives in Washington.
Flu Cases Spreading Across US Ahead Of Holiday SeasonHealth officials say the flu is spreading across the nation, with a dozen states now reporting widespread flu cases just ahead of the holiday season.
Official: People Can Suffer From Seasonal Affective Disorder During HolidaysThe season can be a constant reminder of what's missing from their lives.
Study Finds One Important Ingredient For Good Decision-MakingWe make hundreds of decisions every day and they have consequences.
Tips To Help Keep Children Safe During The HolidaysA warning from pediatricians.
Baby Survives After Being Born With Heart Outside Her BodyA baby born with her heart outside her body has survived surgery to insert it back into her chest.
New Breakthrough For People With HemophiliaAn exciting new breakthrough for people with hemophilia is coming from a drug company based here in Philadelphia.
Innovative Technique Uses Warm Water To Detect Breast CancerScientists have come up with a new way to find hidden breast cancer that can be especially dangerous for younger women.
Delaware Officials Announce First Flu-Related Death Of 2017-18 Seasonelaware officials say a 47-year-old man from New Castle County is the first flu-related death of the season.
America's Healthiest And Least Healthy StatesDespite years of efforts to even out health disparities across the United States, some states are dramatically healthier than others, according to a new report.

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