Health

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Health: Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia Releases “Shake It Off” Music Video

A new music video from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a YouTube sensation. It’s a rendition of Taylor Swift’s song “Shake It Off”, like you’ve never seen before. CBS 3 had the first behind the scene interviews with the stars of the new video.

03/16/2015

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Health: Traumatic Brain Injury Survivor Working To Help Others

Traumatic Brain Injuries, we hear about them all the time with athletes and concussions. They can cause devastating lifelong problems. One Chester County woman, who’s had a remarkable recovery, is now working to help others.

03/13/2015

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Health: Powdered Alcohol Approved For Sale By Federal Government, But Some Critics Want It Banned

Powdered alcohol, palcohol, has been approved for sale by the federal government. It’s touted as being convenient, but there are plenty of critics. One Senator wants it banned nationally.

03/12/2015

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Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy Concerns

Apple’s announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.

03/10/2015

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Health: What Happens When Drugs Expire?

People depend on drugs every day, but what happens when they expire? You may not have to throw them away, which could save you some money.

03/06/2015

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Health: Blood Drive To Be Held In Honor Of 2 Teens Who’s Lives Were Cut Short By Drunk Driver

Turning tragedy and loss into hopeful giving. That’s what’s behind an upcoming blood drive in honor of two teenagers whose lives were cut short.

03/04/2015

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Health: Expert Explains Why People Are Seeing ‘The Dress’ In Different Colors

What color is the dress? It’s the great debate that’s exploded on the Internet, trending number one with some seeing blue and black.

02/27/2015

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Health: Philadelphia Students Compete To Create Winning Recipe For The Best Healthy Breakfast

Randolph’s winning burrito will now be among the breakfast options that will be served in all full service Philadelphia public schools.

02/26/2015

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Health: Vaccination Mistakes

Flu shots and other vaccines save lives, but if a shot isn’t given the right way, it could leave you with debilitating shoulder and arm pain. Are you more likely to have a problem depending on where you get a shot?

02/24/2015

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Health: Former Wrestlers Speak With Students At Local School About The Dangers Of Head Injuries

Concussions among student athletes have increased 60 percent in the last decade according to federal health officials.

02/24/2015

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Health: New Study Says Peanut Allergies Can Be Prevented

Peanut allergies are rising and now affect more than two percent of U.S. children. Now, a groundbreaking new study says they can be prevented.

02/23/2015

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Health: Philadelphia Hospital Had Similar Superbug Outbreak Last Year As Los Angeles

Eyewitness News uncovers details about a recent deadly superbug outbreak at a Philadelphia hospital — an outbreak just like the one at a hospital in Los Angeles that’s got so many people worried.

02/19/2015

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Health: Drug Controversy

The FDA is evaluating, a popular antibiotic that patients say is making them sicker.

02/18/2015

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Health: New High Tech Solution Helps Cure Dry Eyes

Dry eyes can get especially bad in the winter, made worse by all the dry air inside. Now, there’s a new high tech solution.

02/18/2015

SAM feature

The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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