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Health

Six apps that will assist you in healthy living

August 28, 2010

When fingers get pointed in debates over the obesity epidemic in the United States, technology sometimes shoulders some of the blame. Time in front of computer screens or television is often listed as part of the reason why Americans aren’t as healthy as they have been in the past.

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Tips for sharp eyesight

August 8, 2010

You can improve your chances of avoiding eye problems as you age in three ways: eat well, avoid smoking and protect your eyes from sunlight.

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Medical devices hurt over 70,000 kids per year

August 1, 2010

More than 70,000 children and teens go to the emergency room each year for injuries and complications from medical devices, and contact lenses are the leading culprit, the first detailed national estimate suggests.

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Mayor Nutter, get tested!

July 18, 2010

Some 30,000 global AIDS activists, scholars and people living with HIV/AIDS gather together at this week’s International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria. While the conference focuses on the global AIDS epidemic, it’s also important to remember that…

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Commentary

Black History: Enslaved Black man Onesimus introduced inoculation to the US

February 24, 2021

Source: Wikipedia, Photo from History of Vaccines Onesimus born in late 1600’s was an African-born man who...

Stateside

Wolf commutes life sentences for 13 jailed on murder charges

February 19, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Gov. Tom Wolf ASSOCIATED PRESS  HARRISBURG, Pa.  — Gov. Tom Wolf’s office announced last Friday...

Entertainment

WDAS-FM Iconic “Quiet Storm” host Tony Brown passes away at 75

February 24, 2021

It is with great sadness that the 105.3 WDAS family announces today that the legendary Tony Brown...

Politics

‘Obamacare’ sign-ups reopen as Democrats push for more aid

February 19, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: This image shows the main page of the HealthCare.gov website on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021....

Style

How to stay safe during your remodel amid COVID-19

February 19, 2021

FAMILY FEATURES Many homeowners still find themselves stuck at home due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. With...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of February 19

February 19, 2021

All Signs: Mercury retrograde was technically over last Saturday (the 20th). For eleven days, Mercury remained at...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff