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Ear Infections In Children And Why The Numbers Are Going Down

The numbers are dwindling.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/06/2016

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Expensive Medications And What They Say About The Price Of Human Life

There is no doubt that certain medications are extremely expensive.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/05/2016

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The Looming Danger Behind Concussions

In front of Congress, a senior vice president for the NFL testified that concussions progress to CTE in certain victims.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/04/2016

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A Warning To Parents Who Coach Their Kids

When kids play on their own without parents they tend to self-regulate.


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Study Shows Consistency Is Key When Trying To Lose Weight

Is it better to lose weight over along period of time or quickly?

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/01/2016

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Don’t Tough It Out, The Best Ways To Deal With Spring Allergies

The pollen serves as a trigger to make our immune systems react and try to protect us sensing a foreign attacker.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/30/2016

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How Your Genetic Code Could Warn You About Potential Diseases

Do you want to know your personal genetic code and what diseases you might face some day?


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A Warning To Parents Who Coach Their Kids

One of the major issues for kids, especially those coached by parents, is being asked to do too much too soon.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/28/2016

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How Can You Prevent The Flu?

Have you ever had a flu or stomach virus that was just “going around” and wonder why you got it and others didn’t?


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New Report On Coronary Artery Calcification

Coronary artery calcification can be detected on CT scans or other studies and have been linked with heart disease.


Report: Cold Turkey May Be Best Way To Stop Smoking

The researchers compared two groups of smokers: those who set a date and those who did not set a date and tried to stop gradually.


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Study: Diffusion-Weighted MRIs May Have A New Use

These MRIs are often used in abdominal and pelvic diseases. But according to a new European study they may have a new use: predicting preterm labor in certain pregnant women.


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Growing Number Of Measles Cases

In the mid-nineties, measles was so rare that most physicians under 40 at the time had never seen it.


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The Importance Of Taking Care Of Your Health

In order to provide great care you also need to be healthy yourself.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/18/2016

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Identifying Depression

It is estimated that one out of eight people suffer from depression.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2016

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