colon cancer

Beloved crossing guard Arthur Culbreth
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John McDevitt
March 06, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Beloved crossing guard Arthur Culbreth has returned to his post in Overbrook after beating colon cancer, and he’s back to dancing and making people smile. Read more here.
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Mike Fitzpatrick memorial service
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Jim Melwert
January 10, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Hundreds of people paid their final respects to former Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, who died on Monday at the age of 56 after a long battle with melanoma. Read more here.
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Former U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, R-Pa.
U.S. House of Representatives
KYW Staff
January 06, 2020 - 10:42 am
Former Bucks County Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick has died at the age of 56. Read more here.
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Red meat.
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May 02, 2019 - 7:35 pm
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The more we hear about red meat and its impact on the body, the more concerns that can be raised. We know that red meat increases the risk of coronary...
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Dreamstime
March 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When should you be screened for colon cancer? According to the United States Preventative Services Task Force, colorectal cancer screenings should start at...
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Dreamstime
January 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — I am always trying to provide you with the best information regarding ways to improve your diet for better health. There are consistent points mentioned all the time...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
May 30, 2018 - 10:01 pm
MARLTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New guidelines from the American Cancer Society have determined when you should start regular screenings to guard against colon cancer. Avi Galler, a colorectal surgeon with the Virtua Surgical Group, said the rule of thumb has been to get your first colonoscopy at...
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