District attorney jack Whelan and the Delaware County Council want officers in their jurisdiction to be able to carry naloxone, also known as Narcan, a drug which can reverse a heroin, oxycontin, or other opiate overdose.
In the latest Gallup poll on obesity, Pennsylvania ranked the 18th fattest state. Just over 28% of the state’s population is classified as obese.
This week on “What’s Cooking,” KYW’s Hadas Kuznits reports on a new food market/restaurant coming to Old City, a new cookbook by a Philadelphia author, and the Red Cross’ annual ball.
Officials hope it will help battle an epidemic of drug overdoses and deaths.
Counselors at Drexel’s medical school walked applicants through the process of signing up at the healthcare.gov web site.
Thinking of getting your child his or her own TV? You might want to reconsider.
A local health care expert stopped by an Abington based continuing care community to educate seniors on the changes they will experience as a result of the Affordable Care Act.
A Camden woman has come down with meningitis.
No more dreading the dentist, now there’s a new quick and easy way to treat a common problem. It’s being called an important breakthrough.
It’s not clear whether vegetarians opted for that diet because they had a “lower quality of life,” or if that lower quality of life was created by going veg, however.
Record cold is in the forecast. Frigid weather is difficult for all of us and can be dangerous, even deadly. But some people are actually allergic to cold weather.
The issue of legalizing marijuana for medical use got the strongest and widest support, approved 87-to-14 percent in aggregate.
A new poll shows that a large majority of Pennsylvania voters favor legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, but residents are divided over whether possession of even small amounts for recreational use should be legalized.
Monthly seminars are being held in Montgomery County to teach area residents how to live healthier.
Ever imagine living life without being able to smell? For some people, that’s reality, and there’s no treatment.