Health: Breast Cancer Patients Getting Too Much Radiation Women with early stage breast cancer are getting unnecessarily long radiation treatments according to a new study released Wednesday from Penn Medicine.
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Health: Radioactive Treatment Helps Children Battling Cancer3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on it , and how a local hospital is trying to make it work even better.
TV EXCLUSIVE: Family Says Penn Didn't Protect Researcher Who Died After Working With Dangerous RadiationBarbara Boyer’s first thoughts when she learned her 47-year-old husband Jeff was dying: how to tell the two young daughters he adored.
Health: Cell Phone Warning For A Certain Group of WomenSome doctors say there's a potential link between cell phones and breast cancer, for certain women. They're seeing evidence of breast cancer that could be connected to where some women keep their mobile phones.
Health: New Low Dose, 3-D Imaging Is Helping Local Doctors And PatientsFirst-of-it's-kind technology is giving local doctors a better look inside the body, with significantly less radiation. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more.
Lifestyle Choices For Preventing Breast CancerAccording to a new report from the Institute of Medicine, women may be able to reduce breast cancer risk by making certain healthy lifestyle choices.
Health: Women Can Control Many Breast Cancer Risk FactorsPreventing breast cancer. A new report says women can make lifestyle changes to reduce their risk of getting the disease.
Pennsylvania Air Test Shows Slight Radiation ElevationTests of air in Pennsylvania show an elevated level of radiation, but a state spokeswoman says it is far below levels of concern and is not considered a threat to public health or safety.
Philadelphia Researcher Tests New Radiation Exposure TreatmentsDr. Uli Rodeck, professor of dermatology and radiation oncology at Thomas Jefferson Univeristy Hospital, has received a federal grant to test several drugs that would treat radiation exposure.
Expert: Radiation On Imported Japanese Cars Not A ThreatRadiation protection expert compares radiation on cars to dust on a desk.
Temple Japan Students Relocate To Hong Kong To Avoid RadiationTemple University chartered a flight to Hong Kong for its students who wanted to leave its Tokyo campus.