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Monitoring Radiation Exposure And Risk

Many people talk about the use of unnecessary tests and problems with radiation exposure. But where did this information come from?

01/10/2014

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Brotherly Love: Selling Poinsettias For a Friend

Friends of a South Jersey woman with cancer have teamed up to raise funds for her treatment.

12/10/2013

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Clinical Trial On Breast Cancer Treatment At Jefferson Hospital Shows Promising Results

The study is looking at the role of diet and how it affects women with early stage breast cancer as they undergo radiation treatment.

11/26/2013

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Dogs And Cats Can Detect Illness

Both dogs and cats have an amazing way of detecting illnesses in people and in other animals.

11/19/2013

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Health: Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates Are Too Low, According To New CDC Report

Millions of Americans could be putting themselves at risk for colorectal cancer because they’re not taking a crucial step.

11/05/2013

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Health: Promising Treatments For Advanced Thyroid Cancer

Health reporter Stephanie Stahl reports on promising new research for treating advanced thyroid cancer.

11/04/2013

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Second Annual ‘Run For The Stripes’ 5k Takes Place At Philadelphia Zoo

Families can have fun and raise money to battle certain cancers at the Philadelphia Zoo next Saturday.

11/02/2013

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Health: FDA Approves New Leukemia Drug

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a new drug from Roche to help treat patients with a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow.

11/01/2013

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Patient Navigator System

A patient navigator helps those diagnosed with cancer or other illnesses, navigate the health care system and understand their options.

10/28/2013

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Research Confirms Long-held Belief That Polluted Air Causes Cancer

According to new research from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, outdoor air pollution has now been categorized as carcinogenic to humans.

10/18/2013

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Crozer Keystone Health System

Mary Rooney, R.N. and Michael Good, R.N., patient care navigators for Crozer- Keystone Cancer Services, spoke about how they help cancer patients. These patient care navigators are involved with the patient from the time of […]

10/18/2013

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NJ Mom Gets Probation For False Cancer Claim

The mother was sentenced to three years probation.

10/11/2013

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Sugar House Casino And Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Wendy Hamilton is here to speak to us about Sugar House Casino and its involvement in Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Sugar House is offering various initiatives this month in honor of breast cancer. To learn […]

10/09/2013

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3 On Your Side: Local Cancer Patients Get Revolutionary Treatment To Treat Side Effect

It’s the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Philadelphia doctors have found a way to treat an especially difficult side effect of breast cancer surgery.

10/02/2013

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Fighting Cancer One Family Member At A Time

Cater it to their age, preschool children need to be told you’re sick in simplistic terms.

09/16/2013

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