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Delaware US Senator Chris Coons is on a fact finding trip to Liberia to see how worldwide response to the Ebola outbreak in that...
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A Philadelphia woman is seeing the wonders of the holiday season for the first time in a long time. She’s the first in our area to have a bionic eye, a breakthrough that’s allowing blind people to see.
By Stephanie Stahl PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s a story of turning tragedy and loss into something positive. The Gift of Life organ donation program is celebrating 40 years of saving lives. Health reporter Stephanie Stahl […]
Judge William Furber says Bradley Stone, accused of killing six people and himself, showed no violent tendencies during his time in the program.
The study released Thursday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation shows New Jersey stacks up in only three of 10 indicators considered.
Chicken is more popular than ever, low in fat, high protein. But even if you carefully read the labels for additives, you won’t see one chemical that you might want to avoid.
Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government’s annual drug use survey finds.
The flu season is ramping up and many are predicting it’s going to be a rough one, partially because the flu vaccine is less effective this year. And new research says it could be especially bad for men. It says men actually get sicker than women and suffer more.
What’s the secret to living a long healthy life? Doctors say exercise and eating well are important, but so is your attitude.
Ashley Broaddus is using her “Make-A-Wish” wish to spread positive messages.
The Philadelphia Flyers are defending… themselves… against an outbreak of mumps in the NHL.
There’s still time to sign up for health insurance that will begin January 1 — but not much.
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The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.
What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.