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Wednesday Aug 13 | WFMZ

Pennsylvania adopts new guidelines for pain treatment in emergency rooms

The Pennsylvania departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs and Health, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Medical Society,has announced the adoption of new guidelines for pain treatment to be used in hospital emergency departments statewide.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Medicine, Health, Pain, US Governors, Tom Corbett

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Lewistown Sentinel

First human West Nile Virus case of 2014 reported

Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2014 has been detected, the Department of Health reported recently.

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Related Topix: Health, West Nile Virus

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

First 2014 human case of West Nile confirmed in Philly

HARRISBURG >> Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2014 has been detected.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, Harrisburg, PA, Franklin County, PA, Chambersburg, PA, Opinion

Fri Aug 08, 2014

WPMT-TV York

Paa s first human infected with West Nile Virus

Pennsylvania's first probable human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2014 has been detected.

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Related Topix: Health, West Nile Virus

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Phillymag.com

Live in Radnor? Better Not Say Youa re From Philly

Hillary Kelly wrote a piece for the New Republic a few days ago to say that unless a person is from Philadelphia County proper - "inside the city lines" - they should not say they're from Philadelphia, and particularly not at a party.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

The Times-Tribune

Widow of man killed by lightning sues Pocono Raceway, NASCAR

The widow of a Moosic man killed by lightning at Pocono Raceway filed a lawsuit against the track and NASCAR, accusing officials of negligence in warning patrons of an approaching storm.

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Related Topix: Moosic, PA, Weather

Wed Aug 06, 2014

PennLive.com

Philadelphia's crisis shows need for fair education funding statewide: PennLive letters

I am glad that our city, state and educational leaders have demonstrated creative thinking to help fund Philadelphia schools in a way that also encourages smokers to quit.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Smoking, Medicine, Health, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Why Black and Brown children love charter schools

Most black and brown parents support charter schools in Philadelphia and other urban communities.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Education Etc.

Tue Jul 22, 2014

PlanPhilly

The Prohibition-era policy driving the political scuffle over pop-up beer gardens

A quartet of state lawmakers are pushing back on Philly's pop-up gardens, taking issue with something called an off-premise catering permit that allows vendors to "cater" alcohol sales at these pop-up gardens for months at a time.

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Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Philadelphia, PA

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