Tags » Lynne Adkins

Local Doctor Says Heart Failure Patients Could Benefit From Added Supplement

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Millions of heart failure patients could benefit by adding a well-known supplement to the treatment.

Patients suffering from heart failure are often treated with diuretics, but Dr. 209 more words

News

Pssst, Wanna Buy A Bridge? PennDOT's Got One Just For You

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s no joke, and no scam: you can buy a bridge in Pennsylvania for as little as one  dollar.  The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is selling a number of bridges, and you can buy one. 114 more words

News

Philadelphia's Wills Eye Hospital Ranked #2 in U.S.

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A survey of the best hospitals in the country places Wills Eye Hospital, in center city Philadelphia, right near the top of its category. 123 more words

News

Live Acrobatic Show At Tyler Arboretum This Week

By Lynne Adkins

MEDIA, Pa. (CBS) – Walk through the Tyler Arboretum woodlands this Tuesday night and you’ll get a surprise.

Members of the Almanac Dance Circus Theater will be entertaining visitors during “Nightfall,” a onetime free show. 144 more words

News

Local Doctor Offers Advice On Keeping Autistic Children Safe Near Water

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Keeping autistic children safe near the water is a major issue as drowning is the leading cause of death for them. 243 more words

News

Bucks County Hospital Adopts High-Tech Treatment For Atrial Fibrillation

By Lynne Adkins

LANGHORNE, Pa. (CBS) — A local hospital has begun using a new catheter technology to improve treatment for people with abnormal heart rhythms. 204 more words

News

Local Bone Marrow Expert Sees New Hope For Adults With Sickle Cell Disease

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A new study shows promise for adults with sickle cell disease.

Sickle cell disease is a progressive and debilitaing ailment affecting the blood. 94 more words

News