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Lynne Adkins
July 31, 2020 - 11:55 am
Researchers have found that a commonly used diabetes drug may help in the battle against Lou Gehrig's Disease. Read more here.
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May 18, 2020 - 4:45 pm
President Donald Trump said Monday that he is taking a malaria drug to lessen symptoms should he get the new coronavirus, even though the drug is unproven for fighting COVID-19. Read more here.
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A vial of the investigational drug remdesivir is visually inspected at a Gilead manufacturing site in the United States.
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April 29, 2020 - 11:25 am
A biotech company says its experimental drug has proved effective against the new coronavirus in a major U.S. government study that put it to a strict test. Read more here.
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Lynne Adkins
February 05, 2020 - 4:00 am
The FDA has approved the first drug to treat thyroid eye disease. Read more here.
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Aug 21, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; A general view of the William Penn statue atop City Hall during the 2017 partial solar eclipse in Philadelphia, PA.
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Pat Loeb
October 18, 2018 - 10:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney unveiled a new plan to address the opioid epidemic two weeks after declaring a disaster in Kensington. He revealed the plan at the Emergency Operations Center, which the city uses to respond to snow storms and major events, to underscore...
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Tim Jimenez
August 22, 2018 - 6:47 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials in Chester County are now linking two deaths to an herbal supplement, commonly known as kratom, which is legally sold throughout the Delaware Valley but is banned in several states. The Chester County Coroner's Office says two people died after accidentally...
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