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Expert: Local Ebola Panic Completely Unwarranted

One noted expert spoke with KYW Newsradio about how real the Ebola threat might be here.

10/19/2014

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Secret Facebook Study Angers Large Number Of Users

A secret psychology experiment conducted on Facebook users without their consent has sparked outrage.

06/30/2014

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Health: Local Ethicist Challenges Presidential Candidate Over HPV Vaccine

The HPV vaccine, which guards against cervical cancer, is safe according to federal health officials and leading scientists. A point that the University of Pennsylvania’s Art Caplan is trying to underscore with his challenge to Michele Bachmann.

09/16/2011

Local Doctor Challenges Michele Bachmann’s Stance On HPV Vaccines

“I said, ‘look, I’ll pay you $10,000 if you deliver that person who you say was made retarded by the vaccine, and I’ll give it to the charity of your choice,'” Art Caplan, director of the Center for Bioethics at the University of Pennsylvania, said.

09/16/2011

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Philadelphia Bioethics Expert Criticizes USDA Over Salmonella Response

Penn bioethicist Art Caplan is criticizing the federal government for not informing the the public sooner about a salmonella outbreak apparently related to ground turkey.

08/02/2011

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