Lynne Adkins

If you’ve listened to radio in the Delaware Valley, the odds are pretty good that you’ve heard Lynne Adkins. Lynne is a reporter and anchor for KYW Newsradio.

Although she’s been a member of the KYW Newsradio family for more than two decades, her voice has also been heard on radio stations WMGK, WPEN, WFIL, WIP (where she was both assistant news director and a talk show host), WHYY-FM, WCOJ in Coatesville, WBUX in Levittown, Pa., and on country station WXTU, where she was news director.

Lynne Adkins grew up in the Delaware Valley and graduated from Temple University with a degree in radio, television, and film.

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Study: The Dirtiest Thing You Touch Each Day Is Probably Not The Toilet Seat

Germs are everywhere, but nine everyday things you touch may be dirtier than your toilet seat according to a new study.

12/14/2014

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Tax Time May Be Months Away, But Now Is A Good Time To Start Preparing

It’s a busy time, but you can find a few minutes to get tax information organized and that can help in April, according to Rosalind Sutch a CPA with Drucker and Scaccetti in Philadelphia.

12/13/2014

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Local Company Working To Make Workouts Environmentally Friendly

Chakra Fitwear, based in Philadelphia, will turn used plastic bottles into yoga pants for sale on the internet.

12/06/2014

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After Cyber Monday, Spend Time, Not Cash, In Your Community

If you don’t have plans for Tuesday, it would be a good day to volunteer.

11/27/2014

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Thanksgiving Dinner May Not Be Joyful For Family Members Struggling With Eating Disorders

Trish Carney, director of nutrition at The Renfrew Center, says there are red flags to notice.

11/25/2014

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Strep Throat Or Similar Infections May Trigger Or Worsen Certain Problems In Children

PANDAS: pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorder associated with strep is controversial and scientists are still trying to prove it exit

11/23/2014

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New Way To Watch Prostate Cancer Being Used At Local Hospitals

Doctors may “watch ” prostate cancer tumors, but keeping an eye on the tumors involves invasive needle biopsies.

11/16/2014

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Suicide Death of Robin Williams Brings Attention to ‘Lewy Body Dementia’

An autopsy has revealed that actor-comedian Robin Williams suffered from a common and yet relatively unknown form of dementia.

11/12/2014

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With The Holidays Approaching, Now Is The Time To Get Ready For Travel If You Have A Child With Special Needs

Holidays with family can be dicey under the best of circumstances, but when you’re expecting guests with special needs, some care must be taken.

11/09/2014

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Doctors And Nurses Need Patients’ Help In Order To Make Them Better

Your medical team should include more than your doctors and nurses; you are a key component according to Janette Bisbee, Education Project Manager at the Pennsylvania Hospital Engagement Network.

11/02/2014

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Local Doctors Using New Procedure To Open Blocked Leg Arteries And Keep Them Open

Peripheral artery disease can be a life-threatening condition as arteries become blocked, preventing blood flow.

11/01/2014

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What Happens When You Chew Gum Before Going Under Anesthesia?

Dr. Basavana Goudra, anesthesiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania says not everyone obeys when they’re told to eat and drink nothing before a procedure.

10/22/2014

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Local Researcher Working On Link Between A Respiratory Infection And Alzheimer’s

A local researcher is studying a possible link between a respiratory infection and Alzheimer’s in older citizens.

10/19/2014

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South Jersey Library Helps People Earn High School Diploma Online

The Camden County Library System is offering a program to help people earn a high school diploma online.

10/13/2014

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Company Which Runs Several Local Charter Schools Adding Nurses Instead Of Removing Them

A company running several local charter schools is reversing the trend of removing nurses from schools.

10/12/2014

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