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Devereux's Annual Hope Gala
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Devereux's Annual Hope Gala

This weekend the Hope Gala will bring together supporters of one of the country's oldest and largest nonprofits that provides behavioral health care services. Leah Yaw of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health... »

Experts Answers Your Questions About Cancer
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Experts Answers Your Questions About Cancer

#PhillyTalksCancer: Don’t miss out on your chance to connect directly with top cancer specialists from leading hospitals. We have experts waiting to take your call, including, Mitch Stoller from AACR... »

Special Phone Bank: Progress & Promise Against Cancer
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Special Phone Bank: Progress & Promise Against Cancer

NBC10, Telemundo62 and the American Association for Cancer Research thank you for your participation in our special event, Progress and Promise Against Cancer. »

Surgeon Mistakes Woman's Kidney for Tumor During Back Surgery, Removes It

Surgeon Mistakes Woman's Kidney for Tumor During Back Surgery, Removes It

A Florida surgeon removed a woman's healthy kidney while she was undergoing back surgery because he believed the vital organ was a cancerous tumor. »

Hypofractionation Makes for Faster Cancer Treatments
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Hypofractionation Makes for Faster Cancer Treatments

Dr. Eric Horwitz, chairman of radiation oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center, says that his patients love the new hypofractionation technique for treating cancer. It's a method that involves giving patients... »

FDA Plans Limits on Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes: Report

FDA Plans Limits on Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes: Report

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to require strict limits on the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes, including age verification controls for online sales, in an effort to curtail their use among... »

Expanded Use of HPV Vaccine to Battle Cervical Cancer
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Expanded Use of HPV Vaccine to Battle Cervical Cancer

The FDA is now recommending the Gardasil 9 vaccine to prevent HPV and cervical cancer. Before it used to be recomemned to those ages 26 and younger but now doctors say that same vaccine is effective for... »

Family Running, Collecting to Fight Cancer
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Family Running, Collecting to Fight Cancer

The Weller family from Royersford is going the distance to cure cancer by racing side by side. In addition to the money raised by running, the Weller family also donates cash from cans they collect themselves... »

Bad Cleaning Puts Dentist's Patients at HIV Risk, DOH Says
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Bad Cleaning Puts Dentist's Patients at HIV Risk, DOH Says

Patients of a now shuttered eastern Pennsylvania dental office are being asked to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after state health officials allegedly found unsanitary conditions. »

Voting From a Hospital Room
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Voting From a Hospital Room

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center and Ephrata Hospital made it possible for patients to vote Tuesday. Last-minute, emergency absentee ballots were provided and extra staff and notaries were on hand in case... »

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