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Health: Man Survives Cancer and Heart Transplant, Then Bikes Coast to Coast

A Montgomery County cancer survivor rode his bike across the country to help others.

07/22/2015

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Advocates Call For Bill That Could Help Cure Disease, Find Better Treatments

Supporters gathered on the Main Line Friday to push for the bill.

07/17/2015

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Health: New Lung Cancer Treatments Show Promise

The new numbers from the CDC show the number of cancer deaths will rise most among black women.

07/02/2015

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Health: FDA Orders Food Manufacturers To Remove Trans-Fat Within 3 Years

The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday the heart clogging fats will be eliminated from the food supply.

06/16/2015

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FDA Panel Backs Female Libido Pill, Under Safety Conditions

The Food and Drug Administration panel voted 18-6 in favor of approving Sprout Pharmaceutical’s daily pill.

06/04/2015

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Doctors: FBI Investigating Medical Device Suspected Of Spreading Cancer

It’s a story Eyewitness News health reporter Stephanie Stahl first told you about: a surgical tool suspected of spreading cancer in women. Now, the FBI is reportedly investigating who knew what and when about this potentially deadly device.

05/28/2015

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Health: New Technology Helps Doctors Uncover Breast Cancer That Can Be Difficult To Detect

Women with dense breasts, and there are millions, have an increased risk of cancer because detection can be difficult.

05/04/2015

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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