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Health

Autism risks detailed in children of older mothers

February 19, 2010

A woman’s chance of having a child with autism increase substantially as she ages, but the risk may be less for older dads than previously suggested, a new study analyzing more than 5 million births found. “Although fathers’ age can contribute risk, the risk is…

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Preventing kidney disease

February 6, 2010

Each February, we take time to honor our community’s great leaders, both past and present. Many, like Martin Luther King, Jr., overcame great obstacles and adversity to achieve their dreams. Today, we cannot continue to let our health be one of those obstacles.

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Simple steps to help your heart stay healthy

January 25, 2010

Americans know what they need to do to keep their hearts healthy. But is their heart really in the effort? A new survey seems to indicate many of us aren’t as diligent about making heart healthy choices as we know we should be.

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At last – a livable diet program worth keeping

January 22, 2010

Right about now, the guilt may be setting in. The holidays are one long season of over-indulgence for many of us. More than one holiday binge has led to an extra five or 10 pounds, and a pledge to get healthier in the New Year. Sadly for most Americans, such resolutions are often broken and forgotten by the time Valentine’s Day rolls around.

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Commentary

Alawfultruth: What your “tribe” says about you

July 19, 2019

By Andrea Lawful Sanders We all seek people in our lives who will like us beyond what...

Go With The-Flo

R. Kelly girlfriends deny reports that federal authorities evicted them from Kelly’s Trump Tower Chicago home

July 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: R. Kelly (Photo: shutterstock) By Florence Anthony At press time, the latest R. Kelly news...

Entertainment

Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies; hit by car in Virginia

July 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Pernell Whitaker By Tim Dahlberg ASSOCIATED PRESS Pernell Whitaker, an Olympic gold medalist and four-division...

Sports

Phillies Ryan Howard Retirement Ceremony

July 19, 2019

Last weekend former Phillies MVP and 2008 World Series Champion Ryan Howard retired, finishing a 13-year career...

Oasis

Russell M. Nelson, President of the Mormon Church, to Speak at the NAACP Convention in Detroit

July 19, 2019

Taking another step toward solidifying the growing partnership between the LDS Church and the NAACP, the nation’s...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of July 21

July 19, 2019

All Signs: The movement of the Sun through the 12 signs each year is important. The energy...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff