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Life Lessons Wet wraps and eczema

Life Lessons: Wet wraps and eczema

Some estimate that one in five children in the U.S. now suffers from the painful itchy skin condition known as eczema.

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Easton's Strong Foundations charter school rejected for second time

For the second time in four months, the Easton Area School Board has said no to the idea of a charter school opening within the school district.

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Ebola fears hit close to home

Patrick Sawyer had one stop to make before heading home to Minnesota to celebrate his daughters' birthdays: a conference in Lagos, Nigeria.

Health Beat: Prostate frozen lumpectomy

More than 230,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year, according to the American Cancer Society. In most cases, surgical removal of the gland is considered the gold standard of treatment, but results of a new study suggest a new treatment might benefit some patients.

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Chemical scare prompts tips for safe recycling

A chemical scare at a plant in Northampton County has prompted a waste management facility to remind everyone about the do's and don'ts of recycling.


Northampton Area SD directors approve additional campus renovations

On a placid midsummer night, the Northampton Area School District Board of Directors looked years into the future.

Printing out a new type of medical technology

Printing out a new type of medical technology

Some Lehigh University students are teaming up with therapists at Good Shepherd Rehab to get the upper hand on what may be the future of prosthetic.

Health Beat: Stopping seizures

Health Beat: Stopping seizures

Epilepsy is a chronic neurological condition that affects more than 2.5 million Americans. Uncontrollable seizures plague these patients' lives. Until now, the only treatments were drugs and major surgery, but new therapies are on the horizon.

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Hazmat crews are investigating the source of a chemical that made several workers sick at a business in Northampton County on Monday.

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Investors help the rich pay off student loans

Investors are so hungry for yield in the bond market that they're giving rich college grads money to help pay off their student loans.

Social Finance, a company that uses crowdfunding to refinance student debt, just packaged a bunch of those loans and...

Former Lehigh student accused of murder--Timothy Granata

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Former Lehigh University student accused of murdering his mother

A 22-year-old former Lehigh University wrestler now faces charges of murder in his mother's death.

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