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Philly Company Marketing Card Game To Help People Tackle Sensitive End Of Life Issues

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Talking about end of life issues is never easy. Now, there’s a game to open the discussion.

My Gift of Grace comes from a Philadelphia based company. 114 more words

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Restoration Project Underway At Pennsylvania Academy Of Fine Arts

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The historic building housing a Philadelphia museum and art school is getting a facelift which can be tricky on a 139-year-old building. 152 more words

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FDA Approves Spinal Cord Stimulator That Eliminates Annoying Side Effects Of Previous Models

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The FDA had just approved the Senza Spinal Cord Stimulator which eliminates the down side of previous units.

For people with chronic back or leg pain, a spinal cord stimulator can make life bearable according to Dr. 95 more words

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Ceremony at a Philadelphia Hospital Honors Five-Year Cancer Survivors

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — More than one hundred people today celebrated a milestone of survival following their cancer treatment in Philadelphia.

The five-year cancer survivors received a joyous welcome as they arrived at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia. 146 more words

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Bucks County Hospital Offers Free Wigs To Cancer Patients

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A local hospital has become the first in Bucks County to offer free wigs to cancer patients, thanks to the American Cancer Society. 157 more words

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New Designer Drug Hits The Streets

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – There’s a new synthetic drug on the streets making its mark.

“Flakka” or “Gravel” is a synthetic stimulant that has many effects, according to Dr. 133 more words

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Local Doctor Discusses The Difference Between D.O. And M.D.

By Lynne Adkins

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, PCOM, has been around since 1899, but many in the area have no idea what makes a D.O. 134 more words

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