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Glass bowl with walnuts on rustic homespun napkin. Healthy snack.
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May 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. ​​​​ By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Could walnuts help lower your blood pressure? According to a new study from Penn State University, walnuts may be a very effective way to help with...
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7-year-old Hannah Butt of Lancaster, PA is one of the patients who  took part in the trial.
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Lynne Adkins
March 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A skin patch could be used to protect kids from peanut allergies. Peanut allergies are common in kids and can be deadly. Doctors at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are part of a study testing a skin patch to reprogram a child's immune system so they can tolerate...
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