Health

AIDS Walk Philly
Patrick Hagerty
Molly Daly
October 12, 2019 - 6:45 am
There's still time to sign up for next Sunday's 33rd annual AIDS Walk in Philadelphia, which raises funds and awareness for people living with HIV and AIDS. Read more here.
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Sarina Smith.
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Lynne Adkins
October 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
A Haverford College student finds support as her family battles a deadly disorder.
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David Madden
October 06, 2019 - 10:24 am
It’s that time of year to get that flu shot. Local governments throughout the region are setting up events over the next several weeks where the vaccinations will be offered for free.
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Tarrah Gibbons
October 03, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Amid rising concerns over the EEE (eastern equine encephalitis) virus, RADIO.COM brought in an infectious diseases expert to explain how to best to protect yourself. Dr. Robert Glatter from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City said the virus is a rare, life-threatening virus that can cause...
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Philadelphia rapper Freeway at the Art Museum.
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Flashpoint
October 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia rapper Freeway received a kidney transplant a few months back after enduring dialysis for several years. In an exclusive interview with KYW Newsradio, he discusses his journey and his new found advocacy.
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Man with a migraine.
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Lynne Adkins
October 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
A walk and run is set for this Saturday in Fairmount Park to raise money to find a cure for migraines.
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Netting at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
October 01, 2019 - 3:17 pm
The Phillies are extending the protective netting at Citizens Bank Park next season.
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washing machine
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CNN
September 28, 2019 - 12:26 pm
By Sandee LaMotte, CNN (CNN) -- When multidrug-resistant pathogens kept reappearing on the skin of premature babies in a German hospital's neonatal intensive care unit, investigators were confused. Tests for contamination in the incubators, as well as among healthcare workers who came into contact...
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Advocates wait for Philadelphia City Council to pass a long-awaited bill that will require all rental properties in the city to be certified lead-safe by April 2022.
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Pat Loeb
September 26, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Philadelphia City Council Thursday passed a long-awaited bill that will require all rental properties in the city to be certified lead-safe by April 2022. The bill generated controversy while it was being debated, but it passed unanimously.
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Doctor.
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Antionette Lee
September 25, 2019 - 7:44 pm
Leaders of a Philadelphia nonprofit say they're addressing barriers to healthcare men encounter by bringing the doctors to the people at a free health fair this Saturday.
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