History was made inside the Operating Room at Wills Eye Hospital. A new procedure may provide promise to scores of folks who suffer from age-related macular degeneration.
“Early childhood self-regulation problems are associated with mildly increased media exposure, even after controlling for important confounding variables,” researchers say.
Hundreds of children were fitted for free eyeglasses Saturday afternoon after receiving free vision screenings as part of the 5th annual Give Kids Sight Day at Wills Eye Hospital.
A physician at the University of Pennsylvania has been awarded a $50,000 research grant from the Breast Cancer Coalition and Pennsylvania residents had a hand in making this gift possible.
Temple University Hospital has started Philadelphia’s first ever free umbilical cord donation program.
People take medication every day for anxiety, depression, and insomnia. Now, a new technique could someday help make all of that go away by simply using your mind.
One of Philadelphia’s largest teaching hospitals is about to get a makeover. They’re calling it Jefferson 3.0.
Officials at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine have opened a learning center that promises to give the next generation of surgeons hands-on training.
Saying he wants to “promote and protect the health and wellness of everyone in Philadelphia,’” Mayor Nutter has signed into law two measures that regulate electronic cigarettes.
Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of “The Roots” is lending his support for a mural that would honor the legacy of a beloved community leader he grew up with in South Philadelphia.
Every moment matters now for 54-year-old Mitchell Berk and his wife. They say their dreams of growing old together were probably shattered when he was diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer in December.
The region’s largest insurer launched a joint venture on Tuesday with a physicians services group that it says will lower costs and improve health.
New state numbers indicate cancer rates in Pennsylvania are on the rise along with survival rates.
Stand Up To Cancer is an effort at several institutions around the country to find a cure or treatment for pancreatic cancer.
Sjogren’s the second most prevalent autoimmune disorder in the U.S.