Dr. Brain McDonough

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May 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Do you have an issue with alcohol or drug abuse? Admitting you have a problem with drugs or alcohol is the first step toward getting help. In most cases,...
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Antibiotics
May 25, 2018 - 3:45 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There are many, including me, who believe we are too reliant on the use of antibiotics, and as a result are creating mutant bacterial strains that are extremely...
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Family Health
May 23, 2018 - 4:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- If you want to improve your health, numerous studies have shown it is better to be married, especially if you are a male. But the health benefits of family life don’t...
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November 22, 2017 - 8:19 am
There are many advantages to breast-feeding and they have been well publicized
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