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Deadly Risks Of Sun Tanning

Basically, if you’re going to enjoy the sun, you need to be careful. Tens of thousands of people die each year from too much sun.

06/09/2015

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Doctors: FBI Investigating Medical Device Suspected Of Spreading Cancer

It’s a story Eyewitness News health reporter Stephanie Stahl first told you about: a surgical tool suspected of spreading cancer in women. Now, the FBI is reportedly investigating who knew what and when about this potentially deadly device.

05/28/2015

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Don’t Worry Be Happy…And Healthy

Most of us spend way too much of our time worrying. We actually could be hurting our health by worrying about our health.

05/25/2015

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Benefits Of Mediterranean Diet Go Beyond Weight Control

There are many diets but the Mediterranean Diet is more of a lifestyle than a diet and it’s good for more than just controlling your weight.

05/18/2015

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CDC: Many Americans Are Not Getting The Recommended Cancer Screenings

The CDC says about one-fourth of eligible women are not up-to-date with breast cancer screenings, and about two in five adults are not getting the recommended test for colorectal cancer.

05/08/2015

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Local Medical Center Offers Free Wig Salon For Patients Undergoing Cancer Treatments

St. Mary Medical Center says they are proud to be the first in Bucks County to offer the program, provided by the American Cancer Society.

05/05/2015

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Officials Confirm Cancer In Smallmouth Bass From Susquehanna River

Commission biologists say they’ve observed sores and lesions on many smallmouth bass in surveys of the river since 2005, but this is the first confirmed cancer.

05/05/2015

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Study: Coffee Can Inhibit Growth Of Cancerous Tumors

The research also found patients on Tamoxifen had a lower risk of recurrence if they drank at least two cups of coffee a day.

04/22/2015

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Health: Taking Aspirin Could Prevent Some Types Of Cancer

The results of the study were reportedly presented at an American Association for Cancer Research meeting in Philadelphia.

04/20/2015

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Health: Doctors Warn Frequent Heartburn Could Progress To Something Much Worse

If the condition goes untreated, it can lead to esophageal cancer, a disease, doctors say, that has a low survival rate.

04/17/2015

Zeoli Show Log 3.26.15

Rich covered the revelation that the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps was brought down deliberately, the NCAA’s objection to a new law in Indiana, and a man who $7 million on a lottery ticket. He also talked with aviation lawyer Arthur Wolk and Dr. Katie Schultheis.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/26/2015

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Police: Pa. Mother Faked Cancer During Child Abuse Investigation

Ashley Reichard, 26,was charged Wednesday for her abusing her 11 month-old daughter and lying to investigators about having ovarian cancer, according to court documents obtained by Eyewitness News.

03/26/2015

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Philadelphia Treatment Facility Offering Preview of Ken Burns’ New Cancer Documentary

Wednesday night’s preview for the cancer community is sponsored by Cancer Treatment Centers of America.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/25/2015

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Ranking America’s Healthiest States

America’s Health Rankings look at how states compare against each other year to year, with targets like smoking, obesity and preventable hospitalizations examined.

02/24/2015

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Penn State Students Begin Dancing 2 Nights Away For Charity

More than 700 Penn State students hope to dance two nights away, without ever sitting down.

02/20/2015

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