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Sugary Sodas and Sweet Sips – May Increase Cancer Risks

By Ted Behr | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sugary drinks may be positively associated with the overall risk of cancer. So says a cancer research article in a recent The British Medical Journal. BMJ is respected as one […]

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Youth Suicide Rates in Philadelphia

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among adolescents aged 10–19 in the U.S. In 2017, approximately 1 in 5 deaths in youth were attributed to suicide. Risk factors […]

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Vision Zero: The City of Philadelphia’s Program to Eliminate Traffic Deaths on Philadelphia Streets by 2030 (and how you can get involved)

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Jeannette Brugger, the City’s Pedestrian & Bicycle Coordinator at the Managing Director’s Office of Transportation, Infrastructure, & Sustainability (oTIS) will be attending the November 13th 12th Police District Community Workshop […]

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Four Tips for Flu Season

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

You know the signs. The thunderous cough. The pounding headache. The full-body fatigue. It’s the flu. Last fall and winter, influenza sickened roughly 40 million Americans and killed 60,000, according […]

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Six Easy Ways Homeowners can Cut Down the Costs of their Energy Bills

By Globe Times Staff | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Design with Daylight – The sun’s stint is shorter these days, so you want to soak up as much sunlight as you can — even when you’re inside! Daylighting is […]

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Clean Water Action

By Jackson Adams | November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

The mission of Clean Water Action (CWA) is to protect our environment, health, economic well-being and community quality of life. CWA organizes strong grassroots groups, coalitions, and campaigns to elect […]

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Six easy ways homeowners can cut down the costs of their energy bills

By Globe Times Staff | November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Design with Daylight – The sun’s stint is shorter these days, so you want to soak up as much sunlight as you can — even when you’re inside! Daylighting is […]

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Breaking the Silence on Domestic Violence

By Jackson Adams | November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Domestic Violence is when someone in a relationship attempts to gain power and control through a multitude of abusive behaviors. The abuse can be physical or emotional. It can happen […]

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Facts About Breast Cancer

By Globe Times Staff | October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

In 2019, an estimated 268,600 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women in the U.S. as well as 62,930 new cases of non-invasive (in situ) breast […]

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Legal Clinic for the Disabled

By Jackson Adams | October 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Legal Clinic for the Disabled (LCD), located at Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, has been around since 1990 and is a non-profit corporation that uses a team of in-house attorneys and […]

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