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Employee disinfects glass cover of a butcher counter
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AP News
March 11, 2020 - 1:58 pm
The new coronavirus can live in the air for several hours and on some surfaces for as long as two to three days, tests by U.S. government and other scientists have found. Read more here.
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Insulin.
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Mike Dougherty
February 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
Craigslist is a good place to find a used lawn mower, but if you need insulin for Type 1 diabetes, that's another story. A study from Jefferson University says people are resorting to online classifieds to get the medication they need to survive. Read more here.
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Fentanyl test strips
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David Madden
February 21, 2020 - 1:41 pm
Camden County is taking a new approach against the war on opioids through a study that utilizes fentanyl test strips. Read more here.
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Governor Murphy, AG, DCR Director Rachel Wainer Apt, NJCASA Exec Director Patricia Teffenhart, and CSC Chair Deirdre Webster Cobb announce legislation to overhaul New Jersey’s anti-workplace harassment law for public and private employers.
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David Madden
February 18, 2020 - 3:51 pm
New Jersey legislators will consider a proposal to tighten laws prohibiting sexual harassment in the workplace, after complaints surfaced that the problem ran rampant for years within state government itself. Read more here.
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Emergency sign.
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Pat Loeb
February 12, 2020 - 4:00 am
There's a grim new measurement for the severity of Philadelphia's opioid epidemic: A skyrocketing number of infections have been related to IV drug use. Read more here.
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The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia announces results of a new survey.
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Andrew Kramer
February 11, 2020 - 7:58 pm
Every 10 years, the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia takes a look at the Jewish population in Philadelphia and the suburbs, and the results of the most recent study were released Tuesday. Read more here.
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A spotted lanternfly.
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Mark Abrams
January 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
A new Pennsylvania State University study warns the invasive spotted lanternfly is costing Pennsylvania's economy some $50 million a year and threatening hundreds of jobs. Read more here.
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Tap water.
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Kim Glovas
January 24, 2020 - 5:14 pm
Earlier this week, an environmental organization released a report showing PFAS in public water systems across the nation, including Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Water Department is now firing back. Read more here.
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Tap water.
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Kim Glovas
January 22, 2020 - 4:00 am
A new study found high levels of PFAS in public drinking water in dozens of American cities, including Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Lynne Adkins
July 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Having glaucoma could put you at higher risk for fender benders. People with vision loss from glaucoma are at a higher risk of getting into car accidents than other people the same age, according to Sheryl Wizov, clinical research coordinator at Wills Eye Hospital...
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