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The Challenge To Educate Enough Doctors

The nation is short on doctors but some schools are expanding admissions and changes are afoot to make educational debt more manageable.

08/20/2014

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Jefferson 3.0 Brings Together University, Hospital, Focusing On Future On Medicine

One of Philadelphia’s largest teaching hospitals is about to get a makeover. They’re calling it Jefferson 3.0.

04/11/2014

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Shakira and Blake Shelton to Perform Together at the ACM Awards

The two artists will perform their duet “Medicine” live during the 49th annual ACM Awards this Sunday.

03/31/2014

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Medical Expenses: What You Can – And Can’t – Deduct

What medical expenses can you deduct, and when? There’s been a change in tax law.

03/14/2014

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Medical Profession Making Impersonal Transition To Tech

Have you noticed that your doctor might be spending more time looking at the computer than looking at you during your appointment?

01/28/2014

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Health: FDA Approves New Leukemia Drug

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a new drug from Roche to help treat patients with a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow.

11/01/2013

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Delaware County To Install 11 Drug Drop Off Boxes

Delaware County Council and the Heroin Task Force are set to unveil 11 large drug drop off boxes.

10/08/2013

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Health: Super Computers Move To Forefront Of Medicine

One of the world’s best known super computers has gone from being a TV star on a popular game show to the frontline of medicine.

07/09/2013

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Health: Cancer Patient Care In Jeopardy

Some cancer patients might have trouble finding treatments because of budget cuts. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl says this is affecting patients who get chemotherapy in community clinics.

04/11/2013

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EXCLUSIVE: Philadelphia Doctor Resigns After Investigation Finds Stents In Patients That Didn’t Need Them

Penn Medicine tells CBS3 it’s notifying some patients they have received cardiac stents they didn’t need.

04/03/2013

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Disruption In Healthcare May Be For The Better

When people talk about the changes in healthcare, words like transformation and innovation are thrown around. As a patient, that sounds pretty good. But another word, one that is more foreboding, is also being used – it is disruption.

03/11/2013

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EXCLUSIVE: Croatian Child With Leukemia To Receive Experimental Treatment At CHOP

An experimental treatment CHOP might just be able to save a 5 year old’s life.

02/07/2013

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The Future Of Healthcare

The world of medicine is changing and it is happening fast. Don’t look now but if your doctor is not already employed by a hospital, they very well may be soon.

01/14/2013

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Medical ‘Rock Star’ Returns To Hometown

Dr. Andrew Weil brought his call for a revolution in health care to Philadelphia, Sunday; his appearance was a homecoming, of sorts.

10/21/2012

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Mutter Museum To Let Visitors ‘Sponsor A Skull’

Ever wanted your very own human skull? Now’s your chance!

09/13/2012

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