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3 On Your Side: What To Consider If Adding A Pet To The Family This Holiday

Families adding a pet to their household this holiday season should remember it’s a commitment that extends well beyond Christmas morning.

12/23/2014

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Health: NJ Foster Parents Undergo Gastric Sleeve Operation

After fostering over 100 children, many with devastating medical needs, a New Jersey couple now focuses on their own health, losing almost 200 pounds together after getting gastric sleeve surgery.

12/22/2014

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Health: Families Come Together To Celebrate ‘Gift Of Life’

By Stephanie Stahl PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s a story of turning tragedy and loss into something positive. The Gift of Life organ donation program is celebrating 40 years of saving lives. Health reporter Stephanie Stahl […]

12/18/2014

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Health: Study Finds Feeling Younger Might Be The Key To Living Longer

What’s the secret to living a long healthy life? Doctors say exercise and eating well are important, but so is your attitude.

12/16/2014

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Health: Breast Cancer Patients Getting Too Much Radiation

Women with early stage breast cancer are getting unnecessarily long radiation treatments according to a new study released Wednesday from Penn Medicine.

12/10/2014

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Health: Protecting Skin From Air Pollution

From car exhaust and cigarette smoke, to soot and smog, air pollution is not only bad for your lungs. Dirty air hurts your skin too.

12/10/2014

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3 On Your Side: Buying Batteries

To power everything this holiday season from dinosaurs to fire trucks, you better have plenty of batteries. But which ones to pick?

12/04/2014

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Health: New Sleep Apnea Treatment

There’s a new option for the 18 million Americans who suffer with obstructive sleep apnea which can cause a variety of health problems including an increased risk of heart disease and weight gain.

12/02/2014

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‘Healthy Pa.’ Enrollment Begins Today

Uninsured Pennsylvanians whose annual income is less than 138 percent of the federal poverty limit can apply for health coverage through the state’s new “Healthy PA” program.

12/01/2014

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3 On Your Side: Lab-Created Diamonds

It often been said that a diamond is a girl’s best friend. But the price of a diamond, well that can stop many people in their tracks. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us you may be able to save up to a third on the cost of a diamond because of a technological breakthrough.

11/26/2014

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3 On Your Side: Thanksgiving Shopper Advice

Remember when Black Friday used to be the big kick-off to the holiday shopping weekend? Well now with more and more stores opening on Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday is more like a mid-point! So 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan offers some advice before heading out to the mall.

11/26/2014

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3 On Your Side: Some Top Tips For Saving While Shopping

A survey by Bankrate finds just 28 percent of shoppers will head to a brick-and-mortar store this holiday season. While Americans are projected to spend a record $89 billion dollars online, up 13 percent over 2013.

11/25/2014

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3 On Your Side: Added Benefits When Using Credit/Debit Cards

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at potentially priceless perks just in time for shopping season

11/24/2014

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3 On Your Side: Do Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers Pose A Health Risk?

The hum of leaf blowers will be a familiar sound this weekend with many people cleaning up the last batch of leaves on their property. But the noise isn’t what’s concerning some people, it’s a potential health hazard. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has that story.

11/21/2014

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3 On Your Side: Federal Agency Pushing For Prepaid Credit Card Protections

Pre-paid credit cards are becoming increasingly popular. That has a federal agency pushing for some of the same protections consumers have when using other cards.

11/21/2014

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