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South Jersey Library Helps People Earn High School Diploma Online

The Camden County Library System is offering a program to help people earn a high school diploma online.

10/13/2014

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Company Which Runs Several Local Charter Schools Adding Nurses Instead Of Removing Them

A company running several local charter schools is reversing the trend of removing nurses from schools.

10/12/2014

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Local University Encourages Healthy Living Through Competition

Students living a healthy lifestyle and using social media could win a lot of money in cash and scholarships from the University of the Sciences.

10/05/2014

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Key To Staying Healthy May Be As Simple As Washing Hands

As a serious respiratory virus moves across the country, it’s important to know what you need to do to keep you and your children healthy.

10/01/2014

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Leaf Changing Season Right Around The Corner

Now that autumn has arrived, the changing of the leaves won’t be far behind.

09/25/2014

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Area Doctor Offers Advice For Helping Elderly Avoid Dangerous Falls

One third of adults aged 65 and older fall every year, and many are seriously injured.

09/23/2014

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Pennsylvania Ballet’s New Artistic Director Hopes For A Great Leap Forward

Angel Corella has danced all over the world and now brings his experience and flair to Philadelphia with this new season.

09/23/2014

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Choosing A Diet Doesn’t Have To Be Difficult, Drexel Nutrition Doc Says

Just about every week there’s a new study out on what you should or shouldn’t eat. Dr. Stella Volpe, Chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences at Drexel University says make it easy, start with just two changes.

09/10/2014

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When Thinking Of Retiring, Expert Says Plan Ahead

It’s never too early to plan for retirement according to Alan Schapire of Convergent Financial Advisors in Media.

09/07/2014

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FDA: Don’t Turn To Online Marketplaces To Treat Concussions

Now that fall sports are underway, treating concussions will become an issue.

09/02/2014

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Temple Docs Part Of International Study Testing New Way To Treat Stroke Causing Blood Clots

Dr. Guillermo Linares, director of Neuro-Interventional Services says Temple Hospital is testing a new procedure.

08/31/2014

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Making The Vaccination Process A Little Easier For Kids

No one likes to get a shot, but vaccinations are required by school districts. Parents and pediatricians can make it easier for kids to suffer through the pain.

08/20/2014

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Mentally Challenged Older Teens And Adults Will Soon Have Their Own Local Book Club

Beginning next month, the Camden County Library will start a book club for up to eight people with mental and developmental disabilities.

08/17/2014

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Local Children’s Hospital Will Soon Be Even More User Friendly

The Center for the Urban Child opens next month at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia.

08/10/2014

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Alternate Treatment For Blood Clots in Leg Drawing Medical Attention

Dr. Riyaz Bashir, an interventional cardiovascular specialist at Temple University Hospital, says a minimally invasive procedure gives patients an alternative to medication.

08/06/2014

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