Abington-Jefferson Health

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Dreamstime
Lynne Adkins
January 09, 2019 - 8:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A gel-like implant is helping to make prostate cancer treatment easier for men to handle. Radiation treatment to the prostate can cause big issues with the rectum. It sits directly behind the prostate and will also receive the radiation. Dr. Wayne Pinover, a radiation...
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Bed Time Food
Lynne Adkins
September 22, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Drinking a cup of coffee at night could result in a sleepless night. But some drinks and foods will help you get the shut eye you need. It's not good to go to bed hungry says Christine Henigan, a clinical dietitian at Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health. She says...
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Doctor John Russell, Abington-Jefferson Health's family medicine residency director
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Tim Jimenez
June 18, 2018 - 7:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With temperatures soaring Monday, conditions could be dangerous if you're not careful, says Dr. John Russell, Abington-Jefferson Health's family medicine residency director. "Certainly, people can have the spectrum from anywhere from heat cramps to heat exhaustion to...
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Asplundh Cancer Pavilion
Lynne Adkins / KYW Newsradio
Lynne Adkins
June 16, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Montgomery County hospital will soon cut the ribbon on a new center for patients fighting cancer. It's taken three years of planning and building for the Asplundh Cancer Pavilion to open its doors in Willow Grove. Meg McGoldrick, President of Abington-Jefferson...
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