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Google Working On Cancer-Detecting Pill That Searches For Illnesses

Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.

10/29/2014

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Health: Government Urges People To Protect Against The Flu As Vaccine Clinics Start Across The Delaware Valley

About 150 million doses of flu vaccine are expected to be available this season. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more.

09/18/2014

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Local School Districts Preparing For Potential Enterovirus 68 Spread

“It seems pretty unenviable it would move,” says Terry Quinlan, the supervisor of health services for the Lower Merion School District.

09/13/2014

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UPDATE: Cruise Ship Returns To Port In NJ Following Outbreak

A cruise ship on which hundreds of passengers and crew members fell ill is back in the New Jersey port it departed from last week.

01/29/2014

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When Companies Must Pay For Sick Time

Is your company legally obligated to give you time off for medical treatment?

12/16/2013

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Third Philadelphia “Death Cafe” To Convene In Glenside

Tea and cookies and…death. It may seem an odd combination but that’s what’s on the menu for Saturday, November 2nd, when the third Philadelphia area Death Cafe convenes at St. Peter’s Church in Glenside.

10/26/2013

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Darren Daulton Diagnosed With Brain Tumors

Former All-Star catcher Darren Daulton has been diagnosed with two brain tumors and will undergo surgery next week.

06/27/2013

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GIANT Recalls Tyson Chicken ‘Wyngz’

GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets have recalled two varieties of chicken wings in response to a recall made by Tyson Foods Inc.

10/11/2012

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New Jersey Reports Second Fungal Meningitis Case

New Jersey is now reporting two cases of fungal meningitis related to steroid injections.

10/10/2012

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Two More People In PA Diagnosed With West Nile

Additionally, 44 mosquito samples in Pennsylvania have also tested positive.

09/10/2012

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So Far, 8 Cases Of West Nile Confirmed In Pennsylvania

Word from officials Friday that there is a new case of West Nile Virus in our area.

08/18/2012

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Health: Whooping Cough Warning From South Jersey Family

A health watch warning: A potentially deadly cough is spreading in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey, according to the state health departments.

07/09/2012

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Stress Compromises Immune System

According to the scientists, stress leads to the inability of the immune system to control inflammation and thus makes us less able to fight disease.

04/18/2012

Staying Safe From Waterborne Illnesses

Watch the video… Dr. Robert Danoff, of Aria Health, spoke to Ukee Washington about waterborne illnesses and how to avoid them. For more information on Aria Health, click here.

08/09/2011

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Ventor Residents Warned Of E-coli Contamination in Water Supply

Officials in Ventnor City, Atlantic County, New Jersey are asking residents to boil their water before using it.

07/30/2011

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