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July 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — Doctors and patients are using technology in the treatment of mental health issues. With an app on your phone or a computer program, patients can keep up with the work needed to handle depression and anxiety. Dr. Michael Vergare, chairman of psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson...
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June 30, 2019 - 4:37 pm
The Center for Disease Control is warning Americans about a fecal parasite that can live for a week in chlorinated swimming pools.
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June 25, 2019 - 6:31 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to call a Senate vote on a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund for the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money. That's according to a group of first responders who met Tuesday with the Kentucky Republican at...
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June 25, 2019 - 12:30 pm
Scientists say a good thing can sometimes lead to a bad thing.
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June 24, 2019 - 11:01 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The 'boil water' advisory that took effect last Friday was just lifted for Long Beach residents. The latest test results are negative for E. coli. This is the second consecutive round of negative results. RELATED: Long Beach residents told to boil their water amid E. coli...
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June 21, 2019 - 4:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The latest story published Friday in the Society for Personality and Social Psychology journal found that 23 to 33 percent of women have gone on a date with a guy they weren’t interested in just for the purpose of getting a free meal. The phenomena they refer to as “Foodie...
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June 20, 2019 - 3:20 pm
A federal appeals court said Thursday new Trump administration rules imposing additional hurdles for women seeking abortions can take effect while the government appeals decisions that blocked them. More than 20 states and several civil rights and health organizations challenged the rules in cases...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2019, file photo, a runner passes the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles. A cancer patient is the latest woman to accuse a retired University of California, Los Angeles gynecologist of sexually abusing her during treatment. The Los Angeles Times reports the 44-year-old unnamed woman has sued UCLA and Dr. James Heaps, alleging he touched her inappropriately under the guise of medical examination. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
June 19, 2019 - 12:21 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A cancer patient is the latest woman to accuse a retired University of California, Los Angeles gynecologist of sexually abusing her during treatment. The Los Angeles Times reports the 44-year-old unnamed woman has sued UCLA and Dr. James Heaps, alleging he touched her...
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Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler speaks at the National Press Club in Washington, Monday, June 3, 2019. The Food and Drug Administration's first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found high levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
June 03, 2019 - 4:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration found substantial levels of a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake, according to FDA researchers. The FDA's food-test results are likely to...
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May 31, 2019 - 10:26 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The World Health Organization will list video gaming as a behavioral addiction for the first time. An official vote by the World Health Organization was made for the latest edition of its International Classification of Diseases, or ICD, to include an entry on "gaming...
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