Health Watch


Health Watch: 4th Of July Firework Health Warning

The dangers of fireworks. Hospitals are gearing up for an expected patient increase this fourth of July weekend. Emergency rooms treated 8,600 firework related injuries last year.


Breast Cancer

Health Watch: Using Heat To Treat Breast Cancer

A new treatment for breast cancer is stirring up debate. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is On Your Side with details.


Health Watch

Health Watch: New Fat Burner

The newest way to melt fat, just in time for summer. And there’s no surgery and no recovery time. 3-On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you what it is.


Health Watch: Breast Downsizing

Breast downsizing is a new trend in cosmetic surgery. Women exchanging large breast implants for smaller ones. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl says Hollywood is leading the trend.



Health Watch: 22q Awareness

A special event is happening at zoo’s around the world this Sunday to help raise awareness about a little known and often misdiagnosed genetic syndrome.



Health Watch: DNA Stress Test

Are you stressed out? Worried it’s affecting your health? Now there’s about to be a way to check and fix potential problems before they happen.



Health Watch: The HCG Diet

Agnes Ogletree is happy her favorite jacket doesn’t fit anymore. She’s lost 28 pounds. The first 20 came off in five weeks.


Proton Therapy

Health: Proton Therapy Expands To More Patients in Philly

Another medical first in Philadelphia, proton therapy is expanding to treat more kinds of cancer. A West Chester teenager will be the first patient with Hodgkin’s lymphoma to get the revolutionary therapy.



Health Watch: New Workout Targets Problem Spots For Women

There is a new workout that targets female trouble spots – arms, bellies and bottoms. It’s a combination of ballet, pilates and yoga.


CHOP Donation

Health Watch: Fighting Pediatric Cancer At Local Hospital

Preventing childhood cancer, that’s the goal at one local hospital receiving millions of dollars today to fight the cause. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is On Your Side with more.


Facebook Diet

Health Watch: Dieting Help On Facebook

Dieting with friends on Facebook, strangers helping strangers lose weight. One group started by a South Jersey mom, has some impressive success stories.



Health Watch: Knee Potion

An oil change for your knees. It’s a treatment for osteoarthritis that’s catching on in a big way. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl says it comes from a surprising place.


Cord Blood

Health Watch: Donate Cord Blood For Free

A unique program, announced today, gives new parents the ability to save lives. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.



Health Watch: Popular Drug Warning

A grieving mother’s warning about a popular medication, taken by millions, that can cause devastating and long term side effects. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has exclusive details.


Health Watch- Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Day

Health Watch: Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Day

It’s a day to raise awareness about a condition that many of us have never even heard of, but is as common as spina bifida and cystic fibrosis. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl is On Your Side with the story of a little girl who is defying the odds.