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Health Insurance Company Reimbursement Methods Are Killing People

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Philadelphia, PAHealth Insurance Company Reimbursement Methods Are Killing People - News flash: substance use disorder – aka drug use, aka addiction – is dangerous. Okay, most of us already knew that, what with more than 70,000 lives lost to drug overdoses last year alone. Only about 10% of people struggling with addiction to drugs or alcohol seek treatment though. And those who do now face an added layer of danger from an unexpected source: their health insurer.


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Treatment Exists for Opiate Dependent Pregnant WomenPhiladelphia, PA - It happens. Women who are addicted to alcohol or drugs become pregnant and need specialized care so that both baby and mother are healthy. While many want to focus on the outrage that a woman becomes pregnant while in active addiction, the focus should be on helping both the child and the mother.


SuGa Goes Vegan for Spring Time

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Philadelphia, PA - SuGa Goes Vegan for Spring TimeSuGa located at 1720 Sansom Street, a cutting-edge Chinese eatery owned and operated by culinary arts genius Susanna Foo along with her son Gabe, will be welcoming spring with a delicious new vegan special.


Rumble Open's Its First Philadelphia Location (Photo: Rumble)

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Philadelphia, PA - Rumble Open's Its First Philadelphia LocationRumble, a boxing-themed fitness company, announced the launch of its first Philadelphia spot at 1520 Walnut Street this April.

Philadelphia Brewing Company Puppy Yoga “PUP-UP”

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Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia Brewing Company Puppy Yoga “PUP-UP” - Philadelphia Brewing Company, one of Philadelphia’s first and largest breweries – makers of local brews such as Kenzinger and Walt Wit, is partnering with Morris Animal Refuge, America’s first animal shelter, to host its first-ever puppy yoga on Saturday, February 2 from 1 to 2 p.m.


The Philadelphia Marathon: Where to Eat & Runners Discounts

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Philadelphia, PAThe Philadelphia Marathon: Where to Eat & Runners Discounts - The Philadelphia Marathon is next weekend (Sunday, November 18th) and to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the race, the below restaurants and bars are offering runners discounts and deals all weekend, from an electrolyte brew perfect for post-race sipping, marathon-themed wine flights, and a burger + manhattan combo.


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the Philly Lantern Chinesse FestivalPhiladelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival is back this year and better than ever, starting May 1 through June 30, 2019. This spectacular cultural event will enlighten Franklin Square once more with breathtaking lanterns and displays of Chinese culture.


Philadelphia Broad Street Run

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Philadelphia Broad Street RunPhiladelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Blue Cross Broad Street Run is a 10-mile, point-to-point course running from the northern edge of the city to the Philadelphia Navy Yard on the Delaware Waterfront.

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Philadelphia, PAAddiction Treatment Center Rolls Out Edgy New Ads to Underscore Realities of Addiction - A treatment center with eight east coast locations and headquarters in King of Prussia, PA last week rolled out a bold new television and social media ad campaign they’re calling “The Reality of Addiction: I Wish I Knew.” The campaign hits hard amid a national opioid epidemic that is killing 130 Americans every day and has received passionate feedback from audiences.


Mind, Body, and Bubbly Announces 2019 Vendors

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Philadelphia, PAUnwind and Shop Local at Philly PR Girl’s Second Annual Wellness and Beauty Fair - Mind, Body and Bubbly, Philly PR Girl’s 2nd annual wellness and beauty fair is back on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 215, along with a fantastic lineup of new and returning merchants as well as sponsors. Philly PR Girl to announce MBB2019’s philanthropic alliance, and sponsors and vendors for 2019.

DreamWalk,The Anti Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Returns to Philadelphia

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Philadelphia, PAPhillyBite10 - The DreamWalk Fashion Show, known as the "Anti" Victoria's Secret Fashion Show will be coming back to Philadelphia for its 2nd year. The country's exclusive body confidence fashion showcase, DreamWalk will showcase more than 60 models (regarded as Dreamers) coming from all-around the nation, symbolizing a diversified, practical and inclusive point of view, most notably amputees, cancer survivors and also LGTBQ advocates. The showcase is on Sunday, November 4, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm EST at 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.


Miss America 2018 Cara Mund in Atlantic City, NJ (Photo Credit: Miss America Organization/Bruce V. Boyajian)

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PhillyBite Miss AmericaAtlantic City, NJ - The Miss America Organization announced today groundbreaking changes for the “The 2019 Miss America Competition,” effective this September, by declaring that the 51 women representing their home states and the District of Columbia will no longer be judged on outward physical appearance. “The 2019 Miss America Competition” airs live on ABC, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th(9:00–11:00 p.m. EDT),from Atlantic City’s historic Boardwalk Hall.


Photo: Pop Philly Webiste

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Philadelphia, PAPhoto Pop Philly Artists and Partners Announced - Photo Pop Philly is back again this summer with exciting partners and even more local Philadelphia artists. Kicking off the season with grand opening celebrations on May 15 and 16, Photo Pop is ready for guests to immerse themselves in the fantastical world of Sweet Paradise. The brand’s latest edition is opening up at the newly restored food hall, The Bourse Food Hall, located in the heart of Old City.


Dietz & Watson Pop-up Delishop (Photo: Dietz & Watson)

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Dietz & Watson Pop-up DelishopPhiladelphia, PA - Dietz & Watson is opening an exciting new store in Philadelphia. However, this one will not focus on deli meats. Instead, it is a clothing store. The pop-up Delishop, situated at fifth and Market streets, will host a grand opening is this Friday to celebrate the shops opening.

Photo: Champion Center City

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Philadelphia, PA100th Anniversary at Champion Center City - Commemorating their 100th anniversary at Champion, the global athletic wear icon is going to be celebrating one hundred years of teamwork during its official anniversary weekend, and there is a lot to celebrate!


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