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Workers Trained to Fight Ebola in West Africa

The World Health Organization is getting teams of workers ready to fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The virus has killed nearly 7,000 people on the continent so far. »

Too Many Infants Still Sleep With Blankets: Study

Too many U.S. infants sleep with blankets, pillows or other unsafe bedding that may lead to suffocation or sudden infant death syndrome, despite guidelines recommending against the practice. »

Doctor Runs While Battling Colon Cancer

In September, sports medicine physician Michael Ross received a surprising diagnosis: Stage 4 colon cancer. »

Agency Renamed to Help End Stigma

Pennsylvania's Department of Public Welfare is making its name-change official. »

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Medicaid Enrollment Opportunity Reopens in Pa.

Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvanians frozen out of the first year of coverage under the 2010 federal health care law's Medicaid expansion can now begin applying for it. »

The Off-Label Use of Ketamine for Depression

Some psychiatrists are exploring the off-label use of the common anesthesia drug Ketamine, which has shown results, but is also raising concerns. »

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Too Many Infants Still Sleep With Blankets: Study

Too many U.S. infants sleep with blankets, pillows or other unsafe bedding that may lead to suffocation or sudden infant death syndrome, despite guidelines recommending against the practice. »

City Praises Non-Smoking Stores

The city of Philadelphia is praising stores that have quit selling tobacco products. »

Massive Health Care Overhaul in Pa.

Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania residents left out of coverage under the 2010 federal health care law now have a chance to get insurance as the state undertakes a massive overhaul to health care for... »

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