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NJ Man Allegedly Shoots Nail Into His Own Heart Prior To Arrest

A man is in critical, but stable condition after he allegedly shot a nail in his heart using a nail gun.

10/10/2014

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Delaware County Boy Receives The Gift Of Life On His 10th Birthday

The family is hoping their story will encourage other families to consider organ donation.

07/07/2014

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Learn To Communicate With Your Doctor

Not all symptoms are as obvious as crushing chest pain with a heart attack. Listen to your body and speak to your doctor.

04/01/2014

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Health: Zapping Away Heart Failure

Using electricity to zap away heart failure is something that’s being tested here in Philadelphia. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more about the experimental technology.

02/18/2014

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Suit: Marine’s Body Sent Home To Pa. Without Heart

The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say his heart was missing when his body arrived home in Pennsylvania for burial.

12/10/2013

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Common Irregular Heartbeat Could Cause Stroke

The problem with atrial fibrillation is that an irregular heartbeat can lead to a situation where clots can damage the brain and result in stroke.

12/06/2013

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Deborah Heart And Lung Center

Dr. Renee Bullock-Palmer, the director of women’s heart center at Deborah Heart and Lung who is also Certified in Cardiovascular Medicine; Nuclear Cardiology; Echocardiography and Cardiovascular CT; spoke with Pat Ciarrocchi about the importance of […]

10/21/2013

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Local Hospital Tests A New Way To Handle Heart Attacks

A local hospital is testing a new way to handle heart attack patients in an effort to prevent heart damage.

09/22/2013

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Re: Beat App

You can send a text to your loved one. You can send a picture or video clip. You can even send an audio message. But until now, you’ve never been able to send your heart.

07/30/2013

The Risk Of Caffeine Before Exercise

Researchers suggest the amount of caffeine in just two cups of coffee can cut down the body’s ability to increase blood flow to the heart during exercise.

05/30/2013

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Heart Healthy Labor Day Food

Chef Walter stopped by Talk Philly to share a heart-healthy Labor Day recipe.

09/03/2012

Study: Moderate Chocolate Consumption Lowers Heart Risk

It’s hard to use the words “chocolate” and “moderation” in the same sentence, but that tends to be a good combination when it comes to your heart health.  

08/17/2010

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