Stephanie Stahl

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Health: Protecting Skin From Air Pollution

From car exhaust and cigarette smoke, to soot and smog, air pollution is not only bad for your lungs. Dirty air hurts your skin too.

12/10/2014

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Health: New Sleep Apnea Treatment

There’s a new option for the 18 million Americans who suffer with obstructive sleep apnea which can cause a variety of health problems including an increased risk of heart disease and weight gain.

12/02/2014

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‘Healthy Pa.’ Enrollment Begins Today

Uninsured Pennsylvanians whose annual income is less than 138 percent of the federal poverty limit can apply for health coverage through the state’s new “Healthy PA” program.

12/01/2014

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Health: More People Expected To Get CT Scans For Lung Cancer

A surge is expected now that they’ll be covered by Medicare and Medicaid.

11/27/2014

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Health: FDA Issues New Rules Mandating Calories Be Posted On Menus At Big Chain Restaurants And Stores

The FDA issued new rules which will soon show you exactly how many calories you’re eating when you dine out.

11/25/2014

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Health: New Research Says The Best Place To Have A Heart Attack Is Not In A Hospital

The new study published in JAMA found that people who were already hospitalized were more likely to die from a heart attack than people who had a heart attack outside the hospital.

11/17/2014

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Health: Growing Number Of Nurses Being Abused Inside Hospitals

Following up on a CBS3 investigation started in May, a growing number of nurses are being abused inside hospitals locally and around the country.

11/07/2014

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Health: Tracking Flu Outbreaks On Your Own

As 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains, “Flu Near You” is a free website and mobile app that uses the power of crowdsourcing to track and monitor flu symptoms around the county.

11/04/2014

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Health: Mother Whose Son Died From Flu Complications Urges Others To Get Vaccinated

While there’s a lot of fear about Ebola now, health officials say the flu is more dangerous. But it’s preventable, something one mom learned the hard way.

10/23/2014

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Health: Camden County Offers Special Ebola Training To First Responders

A special Ebola training session for Camden County first responders. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows us the newest protocols to guard against the deadly virus.

10/23/2014

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Health: Doctor Discusses First Hand Account Of Treating Ebola Patients In West Africa With Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl

Thousands of doctors who know all about Ebola, an infectious disease, are meeting in Philadelphia. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie sits down with one doctor who just got back from Africa treating those sickened by the disease.

10/08/2014

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Health: Girl Trapped In Boy’s Body Gets Transformation With The Help Of Local Doctor

A sex change operation has been completed in the Philadelphia area on one of the youngest patients ever.

09/24/2014

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Health: Stand Up To Cancer Research Brings Hope To Patients At The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl speaks with one family who hopes local research funded by tonight’s event can potentially save their young boy’s life.

09/05/2014

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Health: Stand Up To Cancer Money Is Helping Local Leukemia Patients Survive The Disease

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on how the money raised is helping leukemia patients right here in Philadelphia thanks to promising therapies.

09/04/2014

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Health: Trend Has Coffee Drinkers Putting Butter In Their Cup Of Joe

Putting butter in your coffee may sound weird, but it’s a popular new trend.

08/29/2014

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