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Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Papayas

Attention fruit-loving friends, you’ll want to curb your intake of this sweet and buttery summer fruit posthaste: TIME reports a salmonella outbreak affecting 47 people in […]

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96 Ursinus College Students Now Reporting Stomach Infection Symptoms

About 96 students have reported having symptoms of a stomach infection at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pa., and at least 22 of those students had to be treated […]

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Blue Bell Native Turns to Finger-Painting in Her Battle With Cancer

Sarah Frank, of Blue Bell, Pa., was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in March of this year. Upon first hearing the devastating news, the 23-year-old was […]

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The 19-Year-Old CHOP Patient-Turned-Playwright Whose Poetry Will Make You Cry 

Elizabeth Kennedy, 19, is a poet and playwright who occasionally rocks purple hair. “I dyed it purple after I had pneumonia,” she says. “I was […]

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Pennsylvania Added to List of States Affected By Chipotle E. Coli Outbreak 

Sorry to start your Monday morning off with such sad news, but it looks like Pennsylvania has officially been added to the list of states […]