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Antibiotics
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Lynne Adkins
August 04, 2020 - 11:02 am
A study led by Rutgers University researchers found a link between the early use of antibiotics and later problems with inflammatory bowel disease. Read more here.
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People wearing masks at mall.
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KYW Staff
July 21, 2020 - 12:51 pm
The number of COVID-19 infections in the greater Philadelphia region was likely seven times greater than what was reported, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read more here.
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Woman with a knee injury
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Lynne Adkins
June 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have found a way to help one of the most common knee injuries. Read more here.
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Dogs train to sniff out COVID-19
University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine
John McDevitt
May 15, 2020 - 3:58 pm
The University of Pennsylvania launched a pilot study to see if dogs can sniff out COVID-19 in people, even if they’re asymptomatic. Read more here.
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Overworked nurse
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Kim Glovas
May 12, 2020 - 4:15 am
Villanova University’s College of Nursing kicks off a national study Tuesday to track the effects of stress on front-line workers for the next 20 years. Read more here.
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Extraction of coronavirus at Exton lab
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Lynne Adkins
May 11, 2020 - 11:49 am
Scientists are researching if a drug being tested to treat a skin condition can also help COVID-19 patients. Read more here.
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Bottles of breast milk
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Hadas Kuznits
May 01, 2020 - 4:00 am
As researchers try to further comprehend how COVID-19 antibodies work, new information about breast milk may be a factor in understanding what it would take to protect people from COVID-19. Read more here.
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Coronavirus research
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Mike Dougherty
March 25, 2020 - 10:26 am
A new research center is now open at Penn Medicine as doctors accelerate their efforts to better understand the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Scientist doing research.
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KYW Staff
February 24, 2020 - 3:11 pm
There are many things we can be addicted to: We can be addicted to cigarettes, gambling, cocaine and narcotics, to name just a few. Read more here.
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Group of people running.
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Shara Dae Howard
November 22, 2019 - 7:59 pm
The Philadelphia Marathon race weekend is underway and thousands of runners are gearing up to hit the pavement, but new research says a large chunk of Americans aren't running a marathon anytime soon. Read more here.
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