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Medical research
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KYW Staff
June 08, 2020 - 9:19 pm
A growing number of articles in medical journals are highlighting research that is being done in the search for a vaccine against COVID-19 as well as potential treatments. Read more here.
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In this Aug. 8, 2018, file photo, a healthcare worker from the World Health Organization gives an Ebola vaccination to a front line aid worker in Mangina, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Al-hadji Kudra Maliro/AP Photo, File
March 28, 2019 - 5:24 am
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — One out of four people interviewed in eastern Congo last year believed Ebola wasn't real, according to a new study, underscoring the enormous challenges health care workers are facing in what has become the second-deadliest outbreak in history. The survey released late...
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A study shows marijuana is sending more people to the emergency room in one large Denver hospital.
Tony Dejak/AP Photo
March 25, 2019 - 9:27 pm
Five years after Colorado first legalized marijuana, a new study shows pot's bad effects are sending more people to the emergency room. Inhaled marijuana caused the most severe problems at one large Denver area hospital. Marijuana-infused foods and candies, called edibles, also led to trouble...
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Frederick Kaplan and his patient Carol Orzel
University of Pennsylvania
Mark Abrams
May 02, 2018 - 7:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A longtime resident of Inglis House — who lived for several years with an extremely rare disease that turns human tissue into bone — has donated her remains to medical research. At a memorial service for 59-year-old Carol Orzel Wednesday in Inglis House's Founder's...
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