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Harvard Medical School student Aliya Feroe, of Minneapolis, Minn., poses for a photograph on the school's campus, in Boston on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019.
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AP News
February 20, 2020 - 11:34 am
Ask any LGBTQ patient about awkward doctor visits and chances are they'll have a story to tell. When being heterosexual is presumed even in doctors' offices, those who identify otherwise can feel marginalized and less likely to seek medical care, contributing to health problems that include high...
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Governor Phil Murphy announces new initiatives to support youth mental health in Maple Shade on February 11, 2020.
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David Madden
February 11, 2020 - 4:06 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy visited Maple Shade High School to unveil a plan he hopes will put mental health concerns for young people on par with physical ones. Read more here.
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Young boy sitting alone at school.
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Lynne Adkins
January 20, 2020 - 4:30 am
Every child gets sad at one time or another, but how do you determine if it's a bigger problem? Read more here.
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George Zimmerman
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CBS News
December 04, 2019 - 4:17 pm
George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted in the 2012 death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, is suing Martin's family, prosecutors and others involved in the case for $100 million. In a lawsuit filed Wednesday, he claimed that the case relied on false evidence and cites "malicious prosecution...
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People eating a holiday table.
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Hadas Kuznits
November 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
Thanksgiving and other holiday gatherings aren't always joyous for everyone. A Philadelphia-area therapist discusses how to handle this time of year if you are dealing with conflict or loss in your family. Read more here.
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A woman feeling stressed.
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KYW Staff
November 05, 2019 - 5:01 pm
Feeling stress is your body's way of dealing with change and new situations. Even positive changes, like having a baby or getting a new job, can cause stress. Read more here.
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A telephone.
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Lynne Adkins
October 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
A phone line has been set up to help people with vision loss cope with the challenges, and people answering the call know exactly what it's like to live with vision loss.
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Mom suffering from postpartum depression.
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KYW Staff
September 09, 2019 - 4:29 pm
KYW Medical Report: About 13 percent of new mothers experience depression in the months after childbirth.
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August 05, 2019 - 4:38 pm
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. ​ By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Have you ever participated in a sporting event where you feel that you just can't push on anymore and you give up? Just what happens in the brain when we...
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