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  • Saving with 6abc: Spring cleaning outdoors
  • As part of our Spring cleaning challenge, it's time to tackle the outdoors.
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lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • We're always looking for ways to protect our health. There's a simple way to know where you are and where your health is headed.
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lifestyle, healthcheck, ali gorman, r.n.
  • Saving with 6abc: Shopping Seasonally
  • If you've been to the grocery store recently, you know a thing or two about sticker shock.
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lifestyle, saving with 6abc
  • Raising Healthy Kids: High cholesterol
  • High cholesterol sounds like an adult medical problem but it affects a growing number of children.
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raising healthy kids, lifestyle, children, healthcheck, erin o'hearn
  • Merck expects new med on sale by end of April
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Too many naps a sign of health trouble?
  • We've always thought taking a short nap during the day is good for our health but now a study shows it might lead to early death.
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • New look at causes, treatments for fibromyalgia
  • Patients often complain of pain, fatigue, memory and sleep problems, but there are no outward signs of fibromyalgia.
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • 11-year-old says she'll get pierced earrings
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc - Action News at 4
  • We are Saving with 6abc on this Tax Day.
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lifestyle, tax day, saving with 6abc
  • Freebie Friday
  • It's Freebie Friday time!
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lifestyle, saving with 6abc
  • Congressional report presses for e-cigarette rules
  • Concerns about electronic cigarette underscore the need to regulate the fast-growing industry, according to a Congressional report.
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lifestyle, smoking, healthcheck
  • Genetic link to sweet tooth?
  • Sweet treats are everywhere now one food researcher has a theory on why these are so hard to resist.
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Most everyone has heard of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD.
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc - Action News at 4
  • Time now to save with 6abc and today we're focusing on fees you shouldn't be paying.
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lifestyle, money, banking, travel, saving with 6abc
  • Home maintenance will pay off thru spring, summer
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Amy Buckman
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lifestyle, money saving, saving with 6abc
  • Home maintenance now will pay off through Spring, Summer
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lifestyle, money saving, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • While the weather is starting to get warmer and flowers begin to bloom, the air is starting to fill with pollen. So while it may not be freezing, you may be doing a lot of sneezing.
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allergies, health care, lifestyle, healthcheck
  • International investigators question whether two drugs stockpiled by dozens of nations would really help in a global flu outbreak.
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flu, health care, lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc: The Dollar Store
  • Want to save? Shop at the dollar store for these items
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lifestyle, money saving, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • Raising Healthy Kids: Antibiotics
  • Ever since Alexander Fleming's chance discovery led to the creation of the first antibiotic, the drugs have saved millions of lives.
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lifestyle, raising healthy kids, healthcheck
  • Raising Healthy Kids: Celiac Disease
  • About 5 years ago, Jared Savidge learned he had Type 1 Diabetes.
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children, lifestyle, raising healthy kids, healthcheck, ali gorman, r.n.
  • Raising Healthy Kids: Thyroid Cancer
  • Just a few days after her 16th birthday, Emily Stratton got the surprise of her young life.
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children, teens, lifestyle, cancer, raising healthy kids, healthcheck, erin o'hearn
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Save on kids' gear and clothing
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • A moment reading the back label can help you avoid pitfalls
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Product creates invisible, elastic membrane intends to hold in sagging skin
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Toyota Recall
  • Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places.
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lifestyle, toyota, recall, consumer news
  • Money-saving coupons and coupon codes
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clothing savings, coupon codes, money saving, online saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc
  • Toyota Recall
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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lifestyle, toyota, recall, consumer news
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Save on beach vacations
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • Healthcheck: Paralysis treatment, honey regulations
  • It's not a cure, but a promising new treatment may help those with paralysis be able to move again.
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to ensure that shoppers who buy honey are getting the real deal.
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lifestyle, food, fda, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Ben and Jerry's freebie today
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • There's a new tally on the price of childhood obesity. And it shows why getting kids to a healthy weight is so important.
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lifestyle, obesity, healthcheck
  • Dry cough can be sign of asthma
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lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Get allergy checkup and coupons
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Amy Buckman
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lifestyle, money saving, food savings, saving with 6abc
  • Save on Caribbean food, help athletes
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lifestyle, money saving, food savings, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • Mazda is recalling 42,000 Mazda6 cars in the U.S. because spiders can weave a web in a vent hose and cause the fuel tank to crack.
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recall, lifestyle, consumer news
  • You can find the high-tech pitches around the clock for 'juicing' - squeezing spinning fruits and vegetables to make drinkable nutrition.
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lifestyle, food, healthcheck, ali gorman, r.n.
  • Toothbrushes are a simple household item, but it's important to pick the right one for you.
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consumer reports, lifestyle, consumer news
  • The Flyers will be recognizing "Autism Awareness Night" at Thursday night's game.
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autism, philadelphia flyers, philadelphia 76ers, lifestyle, philadelphia news, healthcheck
  • As investigators search for answers to the deadly shooting at Fort Hood, they will also be looking at the medications the shooter took.
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shooting, health care, lifestyle, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc: Increase your weddings bling
  • Newlyweds help brides-to-be save money
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lifestyle, money saving, weddings, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Save on baby and children's clothing, gear for Spring/Summer
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, clothing savings, consignment, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • allergies
  • The Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday that it has approved the first tablet in the U.S. for gradually reducing hay fever symptoms, an alternative to months of weekly doctor visits for uncomfortable allergy-desensitizing shots.
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lifestyle, allergies, healthcheck
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Goodwill and AAA team up for suitcase savings
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • Saving with 6abc Tip of the Day
  • Gymboree takes 60% off Easter clothes
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saving tip of the day, money saving, lifestyle, saving with 6abc, amy buckman
  • We have some great DIY treatments you can do in lieu of buying expensive products.
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lifestyle, fashion, saving with 6abc, nydia han
  • Final push for healthcare enrollment
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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lifestyle, health care, national/world
  • Final push for healthcare enrollment
  • Today is the deadline to sign up for private health insurance in the new online markets created by President Barack Obama's health care law.
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lifestyle, health care, healthcheck