One of the most widely prescribed and effective drugs in the war against heart disease is about to become even more popular, because of new recommendations by the nation’s cardiologists.
There is hope for people who have nerve pain or no feeling in their feet. A local podiatrist is using a new treatment to help patients with nerve damage.
Those who suffer from the head injury need specialized care and Jefferson’s new Comprehensive Concussion Center at the Philadelphia Navy Yard is filled with just that.
Pregnant women who exercise give their babies a brain boost, a new study shows.
None of the group members have experience as runners, so they came up with a motivating name called, “You should be running.” They will be participating in the Philadelphia Marathon this Sunday.
Local researchers have found that women are a lot happier in the bedroom following bariatric surgery.
The diet trick you’ve probably never heard of. It’s based on foods that help you lose weight, and a local dietician says he needs your help to test which ones work best. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl says it’s already working for some.
A first-of-its-kind treatment that’s said to revolutionize the cosmetic industry has arrived in the Delaware Valley. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more.
Small business owners in the Philadelphia area are being notified they have to change their employees’ health insurance policies, to comply with the Affordable Care Act.
3 On Your Side testing uncovered the danger you can’t see. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you the results.
The FDA announced it will require the food industry to gradually phase out trans fats because they’re dangerous.
Furthermore, WHO says the global burden of depressive disorders increased by 37.5% between 1990 and 2010 because of population growth and ageing.
Those attending the forum, to a person, branded the Affordable Care Act as anything but.
The program, called “Aging at Home — a Community Network,” is a partnership between the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and the Visiting Nurse Association Community Services, in Abington.
November is Prematurity Awareness Month and the March of Dimes issued their report card grading the United States on the number of pre-term births.