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Revolutionary Laser Light Therapy Helping Cancer Patients Undergoing ChemotherapyA revolutionary laser light therapy is helping cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy treatments.
Pennsylvania To Give Out Another 23 Medical Marijuana Dispensary PermitsPennsylvania is giving out another 23 permits to sell medical marijuana through dispensaries under the state's program that opened for business last February.
Migraines, Severe Headaches Could Signal More Serious Blood Vessel ProblemMigraines can be debilitating, but sometimes, severe headaches can signal a more serious problem.
Pa. Gives Away Anti-Overdose Drug During Statewide Distribution DayPennsylvania is expanding efforts to make the anti-overdose medication naloxone available to the public with a statewide distribution day today.
Study: Stethoscopes Loaded With Potentially Harmful BacteriaResearchers analyzed 40 stethoscopes that were being used in the ICU and found that all of them were contaminated with a diverse group of bacteria.
Doctors Looking Into Connection Between Rosacea, CoffeeDoctors are looking into a possible new treatment for rosacea, which doesn’t involve a pill or cream.
New Single-Dose Flu Drug Can Lessen Symptoms By One DayFlu season is ramping up, but there's a new medicine to fight it this year. In fact, it's the first new drug to treat to the flu in 20 years.
Study Finds Breast Cancer Testing Guidelines Are Out Of Date, Missing Genetic ScreeningAccording to a new study, the breast cancer testing guidelines are out of date and limit genetic testing.
Health Officials: 9 Additional Illnesses Tied To Romaine Lettuce E. Coli OutbreakThe CDC continues to warn against eating any romaine lettuce harvested from the central Coastal growing regions of Northern and Central California amid a multistate outbreak of E. coli illnesses linked to romaine lettuce.
Santa's Very Own Christmas Miracle, Receives Kidney DonationFor years, a local Santa has asked kids what they want for Christmas, but now he needs something for himself. Something that could save his life.
Doctors Issue Warning, Say Flaming Hot, Spicy Snacks Could Be Health HazardMore and more teens are being rushed to the hospital with severe stomach pain and other alarming symptoms after having too many spicy snacks.
Pa. Giving Away Anti-Overdose Drug Naloxone During Statewide Distribution DayPennsylvania is expanding efforts to make the anti-overdose medication naloxone available to the public with a statewide distribution day next week.