anxiety

Service dog
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Carol MacKenzie
November 30, 2019 - 6:00 am
Paws and Affection, a Narberth-based nonprofit, trains service dogs to empower kids who have disabilities. Trainers spend two years teaching the dogs and getting them ready for placement, like 5-year-old Lab-poodle mix Kelly, who has been helping students at AIM Academy in Conshohocken for the past...
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Philadelphia Eagles offensive guard Brandon Brooks (79).
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Ed Benkin
November 26, 2019 - 7:26 pm
Brandon Brooks is on the road to recovery from his latest bout with anxiety. His biggest regret was not being on the field for his teammates last Sunday. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson (65) and offensive guard Brandon Brooks (79) during training camp at Novacare Complex.
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Tim Jimenez
November 26, 2019 - 6:56 am
Eagles star guard Brandon Brooks has opened up on social media about his ongoing battle with anxiety. It was so bad on Sunday that he was taken out of the Eagles' game against the Seahawks. Read more here.
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Brandon Brooks
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KYW Staff
November 25, 2019 - 10:39 am
The Eagles were without right guard Brandon Brooks on Sunday for the majority of the game after he left early due to an anxiety-related illness. Read more here.
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Child unhappy at school.
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Lynne Adkins
September 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
We know that going back to school is stressful for parents and children, but for some kids, it can be too much to handle.
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Mike Dougherty
July 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some people say music is like a drug, and a new study from Penn Medicine finds a calming tune can be just as effective at treating anxiety prior to an operation as a mild sedative. "Researchers actually evaluated that track and saw that there was reduction in anxiety...
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CBD oil
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April 02, 2019 - 4:50 pm
(Associated Press) — With CBD showing up everywhere, U.S. regulators announced Tuesday they are exploring ways the marijuana extract could be used legally in foods, dietary supplements and cosmetics. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it will hold a public hearing May 31 to gather more...
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Dreamstime
April 01, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Studies have shown that in the course of a lifetime, one out of eight people will experience depression. According to a new report published in The Journal...
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Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
March 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A therapist discusses the fine line between helping and overstepping boundaries as the college admissions scandal uncovered by the FBI has gotten parents to reconsider their involvement in their children's so-called success. Dr. George James, a marriage and family...
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Dreamstime
March 12, 2019 - 3:30 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There are numerous disorders that impact the brain — everything from depression and anxiety to epilepsy. One of the frustrating elements with brain-based...
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