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December 07, 2018 - 10:19 pm
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- An apparent rise in anxiety among British children has prompted concern from mental health experts, as two reports reveal an alarming surge in medication addiction and the number of young people seeking counseling for the disorder. Childline, the phone counseling...
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CBD oil products
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December 05, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — From bath bombs to mayonnaise, it seems as if you can get every product on the market infused with CBD oil, the trendiest salve that is marketed as a cure-all for everything from anxiety to insomnia. CBD oil is a...
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November 29, 2018 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Do you suffer from migraine headaches? Certainly there are many medications on the market that can help a person deal with the pain of migraines, but studies are...
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September 12, 2018 - 3:15 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Anxiety can have a negative impact on our lives, but a little bit of anxiety is a good thing. It can inspire you to prepare thoroughly for a trip or practice a speech a...
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From left: The Pro Football Hall of Fame s Class of 2018 including Brian Dawkins, Jerry Kramer, and Ray Lewis during media availability during the NFL Honors show at Cyrus Northrop Memorial Auditorium at the University of Minnesota.
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August 02, 2018 - 3:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Malcolm Jenkins grew up watching Brian Dawkins, and he's still amazed how the former Eagles safety was able to maintain his intensity after displaying his famous pregame enthusiasm while running out of the tunnel. "I'd be gassed by the first quarter," joked Jenkins. "...
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Actress Lena Dunham attends Lincoln Center's American Songbook Gala at Alice Tully Hall in New York, NY, on May 29, 2018.
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July 12, 2018 - 10:06 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Lena Dunham got a lot of attention last year when she appeared in public looking svelte. Now the actress has said she is heavier and happier. The "Girls" star posted a split image of herself Wednesday showing her at 138 pounds in the past and now at 162 pounds...
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Mark Abrams
June 06, 2018 - 4:04 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A mental health care treatment program for military vets is being launched in Philadelphia. Headstrong was founded six years ago by three combat veterans who wanted to get help for those who served in the military post-9/11 who were struggling with post-traumatic...
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Fear-related anxiety
May 24, 2018 - 4:15 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Stress is not always a bad thing, but sometimes it can can get out of control and lead to anxiety. This can take years from your life. Now a study has been designed to...
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The Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Services offered details about its services at the School District of Philadelphia building.
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May 09, 2018 - 2:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Students suffering from depression, anxiety, and other problems struggle in school, and Mayor Jim Kenney spoke Wednesday about the importance of giving parents and educators the resources to help kids thrive. Problems at home lead to problems in the classroom. Kenney...
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Medical marijuana in large jar at a legal marijuana dispensary.
David Madden
May 01, 2018 - 4:23 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey health officials said the state has reached a milestone in its medical marijuana program: A total of 20,000 people are now signed up. Of that amount, 4,200 patients registered since Gov. Phil Murphy took office almost four months ago — an increase of 21...
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