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Measles Vaccine Has Benefit Beyond Measles

Child death rates dropped significantly with introduction of the measles vaccine and, new research indicates the vaccine protects against other infections as well.

07/10/2015

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3 On Your Side Exclusive: Local, Healthy Woman Battled For Her Life Against The Flu

In a 3 On Your Side exclusive report, Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has the story of a Philadelphia woman who had a flu shot that didn’t work.

02/22/2013

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Local Doctors’ Offices Full Of Patients Who Can’t Stop Coughing

If you feel as if you’ve been sick for weeks, you could have a virus that’s been going around and around.

01/18/2012

Ruth Perelman (red dress) and her husband have donated millions of dollars to local institutions. (Credit: AFP/Getty)

Philadelphia Philanthropist Ruth Perelman Dies At Age 90

A well-known Philadelphia philanthropist died on Sunday.

07/31/2011

Couple Guilty of Manslaughter In Son’s Death After Choosing Faith Healing

A Northeast Philadelphia couple has been convicted in connection with the pneumonia death of their two-year-old son. The defendants chose god and prayer over medicine.

12/11/2010