Health

Flyers’ Oskar Lindblom completes cancer treatments
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Dave Uram
July 03, 2020 - 10:53 am
Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom rang the bell at Abramson Cancer Center in the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, signifying the end of his treatments for Ewing’s sarcoma. Read more here.
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New Jersey boardwalk
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Tim Jimenez
July 03, 2020 - 9:46 am
The Fourth of July weekend is here, and health officials warn people to stay vigilant and limit the risk of spreading the coronavirus even more. Read more here.
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empty office
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Lynne Adkins
July 02, 2020 - 2:54 pm
More and more people are returning to office settings, but some of those buildings have been unoccupied for months. Those employees may be at risk for Legionnaires’ disease. Read more here.
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Jeff Oravitz
July 02, 2020 - 8:00 am
Dr. Rachel Levine, Secretary of Health for Pennsylvania, explains why the state has made the wearing of masks mandatory when in all public spaces, not just when visiting businesses, as part of the state’s effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
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Lizzy Buczak
July 01, 2020 - 4:41 pm
A Planet Fitness gym in West Virginia is urging more than 200 members quarantine after a member tested positive for coronavirus. Read the story for more and to find out when the member visited the gym!
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Tarrah Gibbons
July 01, 2020 - 4:41 pm
As the country sees spikes in coronavirus cases, the risk of contracting COVID-19 has increased in a bar setting, and Dr. Anthony Fauci agrees.
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Masks required
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KYW Staff
July 01, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Face masks are now mandatory across Pennsylvania in public places, according to a new statewide directive. Read the latest here.
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Lizzy Buczak
July 01, 2020 - 3:11 pm
Tom Hanks knows firsthand the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, so he’s not pleased with people who don’t wear face masks. The actor and COVID-19 survivor recently urged the public to do their part in curbing the spread. Read more now.
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childbirth
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Hadas Kuznits
July 01, 2020 - 2:07 pm
Doulas in New Jersey can resume their duties in delivery rooms again, following coronavirus shutdowns. Read more here.
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Jay-Z
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Pat Loeb
July 01, 2020 - 1:14 pm
The 2020 Made In America festival, scheduled for Labor Day weekend on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, has been rescheduled for 2021. Read more here.
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