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Health: Families Come Together To Celebrate 'Gift Of Life'

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s a story of turning tragedy and loss into something positive.

The Gift of Life organ donation program is celebrating 40 years of saving lives. 385 more words

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Health: Study Finds Feeling Younger Might Be The Key To Living Longer

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – What’s the secret to living a long healthy life? Doctors say exercise and eating well are important, but so is your attitude, according to new research released late Monday afternoon. 197 more words

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Health: Breast Cancer Patients Getting Too Much Radiation

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Women with early stage breast cancer are getting unnecessarily long radiation treatments according to a new study released Wednesday from Penn Medicine. 267 more words

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Health: Protecting Skin From Air Pollution

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Sun isn’t the only thing that can damage your skin. Pollution is a problem too.

From car exhaust and cigarette smoke, to soot and smog, air pollution is not only bad for your lungs. 334 more words

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3 On Your Side: Buying Batteries

By Jim Donovan

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — With the start of the holiday season just days away, kids are already making their toys lists and checking them twice. 248 more words

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Health: New Sleep Apnea Treatment

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s a new option for the 18 million Americans who suffer with obstructive sleep apnea which can cause a variety of health problems including an increased risk of heart disease and weight gain. 276 more words

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'Healthy Pa.' Enrollment Begins Today

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Healthy PA enrollment starts Monday.

Uninsured Pennsylvanians whose annual income is less than 138 percent of the federal poverty limit can apply for health coverage through the state’s new “Healthy PA” program, which offers subsidized, Medicaid-like insurance plans through private health carriers. 99 more words

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