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New Reports Says Swaddling Your Infant Can Increase Risk Of SIDS

At first glance, a report in the Journal Pediatrics is disturbing: swaddling your baby could be associated with an increased risk for SIDS.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/08/2016

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The Benefits Of Having A Fitness Tracking Device

Exercise tracking devices make it easy to log daily physical activity and behavior and see your performance over a period of time.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/07/2016

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Study Links Standing Classroom Desks To Weight Loss In Children

Several major studies have found that students spend more than half the school day sitting.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/06/2016

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Reports Says Gov’t Programs Can Help Families Eat Healthier

Researchers say a food program could actually be a tool to help people become healthier.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/05/2016

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Grilling Done Right: How To Avoid Contamination This Fourth Of July

This fourth of July when you fire up the grill, you could potentially be putting yourself at risk.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/04/2016

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Pace Yourself; The Key To Avoiding Weekend Warrior Syndrome

Use the Fourth of July weekend to get a start on a summer of exercise—not as a time to get injured and put an end to it.

07/02/2016

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The Truth About Antibiotics Resistance & Its Origins

In fact, just a few weeks ago there was news of a super bacteria that is resistant to the most effective antibiotics we have.

06/30/2016

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The Fight Against MRSA: How To Stop It From Spreading

Methicillin resistant staph aureus or MRSA is not new. In fact it is now relatively commonplace.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/29/2016

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Gov. Turns To Nurses To Offset Decline In Primary Care Physicians

Government plans to rely more and more on advanced practice nurses and physician assistants.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/28/2016

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Zika Concerns Grow As The Virus Continues To Spread

There is a clear expectation that local transmission of Zika could happen here in the U.S. this summer.

06/27/2016

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Understanding Your BMI And The Risks That Come With Obesity

For people who have a BMI over 40 they enter a category called morbidly obese.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/24/2016

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The Key To Taking As Few Medications As Possible

Experts are reporting more and more that we need to be more thoughtful about using as few drugs as possible.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/23/2016

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Study Highlights Danger In Using Pain Management To Judge Doctors

Many surveys evaluate doctors and hospitals by how patients respond to questions about their pain management.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/22/2016

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App Helps Children Keep Calm Before Surgery

When children go to the hospital—especially for surgery—anxiety can be great. Well, there may be an app for that!

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/21/2016

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Food For Thought For Parents Considering Contact Sports

Several studies support initial reports that too many concussions can have long-term effects on student’s grade-point averages.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/20/2016

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