Health

A 3D image of a virus.
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Lynne Adkins
November 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
Students at Delaware Valley University are taking part in a disease outbreak drill Saturday so they'll know what to do if there's a real problem in the future. Read more here.
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Buffalo Wild Wings chemical exposure
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CNN
November 08, 2019 - 1:31 pm
A Buffalo Wild Wings employee died — and 10 other people were sent to hospitals — after they were exposed to a cleaning agent used on the kitchen floor of one of the chain's Boston-area restaurants. Read more here.
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Vaping
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AP News
November 07, 2019 - 4:02 pm
New government figures show more than 2,000 people have been diagnosed with vaping illnesses in the still-unsolved U.S. outbreak. Read more here.
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JUUL pods for sale at Exscape Smoke Shop and Vape Lounge on Monroe Avenue in downtown Rochester, NY, Monday, Oct. 7, 2019.
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Mike Dougherty
November 07, 2019 - 9:49 am
Authorities in Montgomery County are suing the vaping giant Juul. A civil suit says the company helped create a young generation of nicotine fiends.
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Beyond Meat, the plant-based food company based out of Los Angeles, has become an addition in the diet plans of athletes like Chris Paul and more.
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John McDevitt
November 06, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Plant-based alternative meat products are more popular than ever. But are they healthy? Like anything, you need to what's in the patty besides the plants.
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International COPD Conference
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Paul Kurtz
November 05, 2019 - 5:24 pm
Temple Lung Center hosted the fourth annual International COPD Conference in Philadelphia Tuesday. For the first time, the conference included a session on the dangers of vaping. Read more here.
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Pills.
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Lynne Adkins
November 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
A drug used to treat HIV may be the key to stopping another deadly virus. Read more here.
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Medicare
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AP News
November 04, 2019 - 4:27 pm
More than half of seriously ill Medicare enrollees face financial hardships with medical bills, with prescription drug costs the leading problem. Read more here.
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Bathroom stall
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CNN
November 04, 2019 - 1:27 pm
The next time you go to the bathroom, a couple startups are hoping you'll snap a photo before you flush. For scientific reasons, of course. No, really. Two companies are soliciting poop photos from anyone who wants to send them.
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Senior citizen looking through window
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Kim Glovas
November 04, 2019 - 4:30 am
A Villanova University nursing expert is sounding the alarm about how climate change affects older adults.
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