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Porcupine.

KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. 

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It is a strange concept, using poor porcupine quills to help surgeons patch up wounds.  

A...Read more

hemp leaves on wooden background, seeds, cannabis oil extracts in jars

By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) --Industrial hemp and marijuana are different varieties of the cannabis plant.

Marijuana is cultivated because of its production of the psychoactive plant chemical THC.

Industrial hemp...Read more

Food on table.

KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. 

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor  

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It is well known that what we eat can contribute to our development of health conditions that can...Read more

Stomach pain.

KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. 

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the most painful experiences for a person is when they have to deal with passing a kidney stone...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- We celebrate two holidays this upcoming week, Monday is Earth Day and Friday Arbor is Day, where we celebrate the importance of trees. Right here in Philadelphia we have a very important tree growing with quite a history behind it.

"The ‘Moon Tree’...Read more

(L to R) Shira Goodman, Serita Lewis, Jonathan Goldstein

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about guns as the country marks the 20th anniversary of the Columbine massacre and the 12th anniversary of the Virginia Tech mass shooting. In 2017,...Read more

Flavors on the Avenue

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Restaurants on East Passyunk Avenue are gearing up for one of the biggest street festivals of the year in South Philly: Flavors on the Avenue.

On...Read more

By Rasa Kaye

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Greetings, Earthlings!

April has become the month when we show the planet proof of our love and devotion by cleaning up our rooms, as it were, with events all over the Philly metro area on and around April 22, aka Earth...Read more

KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross.

​​​​By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - Suicide is one of the most devastating events that can happen to a family.

Victims...Read more

By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kansas police were sent to a road rage in progress call only to find two cars in a parking lot facing each other with one driver who wanted to exit and the other who wanted to enter.

Both...Read more

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