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Pakistan's deadly fake drugs trade remains massive

Despite creation of a drug regulatory agency, the problem of counterfeit drugs remains a massive and deadly problem in Pakistan.

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St. Joseph centralizing services in Reading's eastern suburbs

Penn State Health St. Joseph is promising its patients in Reading's eastern suburbs greater and more convenient access to health care.

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New community health center opens doors in southwest Reading

A federally funded community health center is expanding its reach in Reading, serving to help some of the city's most vulnerable.

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge still going strong one year later

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge still going strong one year later

Last year's late summer cold water surge produced $115 million in donations for the ALS Association compared to $3 million in the same time span in 2013

Super lice and the salon to fix it

Super lice and the salon to fix it

Researchers say back to school is prime time for lice and the new generation of the blood sucking critters is resistant to many over the counter medications

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Local doctor weighs in on Jimmy Carter's cancer battle

Former President Jimmy Carter, during a news conference Thursday, said he's at ease with whatever comes, as he he opened up about his recent cancer diagnosis.

Former President Jimmy Carter

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Jimmy Carter says cancer has spread to brain

Former President Jimmy Carter said his future "is in the hands of the god who I worship," describing his diagnosis Thursday morning, which includes found four spots of melanoma on…

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FDA OK’s female version of Viagra

The FDA has approved a ‘little pink pill’ to treat a lack of sexual desire in women, but calling it ‘female Viagra’ may not be quite right.

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Parkour workouts jump in popularity

Parkour is not just an Internet sensation, it's also a great workout.

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