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Health: Some Turning To Oxygen Therapy For An Energy Boost

When Jeffrey Portis gets a headache skiing, he says a can of oxygen helps with altitude sickness and more.

04/21/2015

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Health: Project Home’s Art Program Empowers Homeless People By Helping Them Overcome Obstacles

The healing power of art, Project Home has a special art program to help homeless people overcome many obstacles. It’s helped people turn their lives around.

04/09/2015

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Clinical Trial Testing New Drug That Could Slow The Progression Of Alzheimer’s

As many as five million Americans age 65 and older suffer with Alzheimer’s disease. Now researchers are testing a drug that could be the first new treatment for the debilitating brain disease in years.

03/18/2015

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Health: Powdered Alcohol Approved For Sale By Federal Government, But Some Critics Want It Banned

Powdered alcohol, palcohol, has been approved for sale by the federal government. It’s touted as being convenient, but there are plenty of critics. One Senator wants it banned nationally.

03/12/2015

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Health: Expert Explains Why People Are Seeing ‘The Dress’ In Different Colors

What color is the dress? It’s the great debate that’s exploded on the Internet, trending number one with some seeing blue and black.

02/27/2015

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Health: Former Wrestlers Speak With Students At Local School About The Dangers Of Head Injuries

Concussions among student athletes have increased 60 percent in the last decade according to federal health officials.

02/24/2015

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Health: New Study Says Peanut Allergies Can Be Prevented

Peanut allergies are rising and now affect more than two percent of U.S. children. Now, a groundbreaking new study says they can be prevented.

02/23/2015

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Health: Philadelphia Hospital Had Similar Superbug Outbreak Last Year As Los Angeles

Eyewitness News uncovers details about a recent deadly superbug outbreak at a Philadelphia hospital — an outbreak just like the one at a hospital in Los Angeles that’s got so many people worried.

02/19/2015

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Health: New High Tech Solution Helps Cure Dry Eyes

Dry eyes can get especially bad in the winter, made worse by all the dry air inside. Now, there’s a new high tech solution.

02/18/2015

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Health: Officials Reminding Residents About Dangers Of Not Vaccinating Kids

The measles outbreak is still focused on the west coast, but there are two unrelated cases locally.

02/03/2015

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Health: The Life-Threatening Condition That Can Develop Out Of Almost Any Infection

More than a million Americans each year are diagnosed with a life-threatening condition known as sepsis, which can develop out of almost any kind of infection, including the flu.

01/29/2015

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Measles Outbreak On West Coast Leaves Many Wondering About The Vaccine

The CDC is advising most adults born after 1957 to get an MMR vaccine, whether they had one as a child or not.

01/22/2015

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Research Says Taking Aspirin To Treat And Prevent Heart Disease Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good

Millions of Americans take aspirin to treat and prevent heart disease, but new research today from the American College of Cardiology says that could be doing more harm than good.

01/12/2015

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South Jersey Mother Among Latest Flu Deaths In What’s Being Called A Severe Flu Season

Forty-year-old Nicole Born, a Voorhees mother of two, died of complications from the flu.

01/09/2015

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Health: Survey Shows There Is Confusion And Misinformation About Diet Supplements

Last year, Americans spent billions on weight loss supplements, but a new survey shows there’s a lot of confusion and misinformation about diet supplements.

12/30/2014

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