Everyone who’s ever seen one of the CDC’s horrifying anti-smoking commercials knows cigarettes are bad for you, but there are a few more diseases to add to the list of maladies smoking can cause.
A Philadelphia woman’s letter to the President landed her an invitation to the White House last Tuesday and she told him that the Affordable Care Act had changed her life.
A tight-knit community is coming together to help a Delaware County man fighting cancer. His neighbors say they’re giving back to a man who has given them and their children so much.
Wildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.
Classmates honored Michael Shelly on Friday as he continues his battle with cancer.
Stuart Scott, the longtime “SportsCenter” anchor and ESPN personality known for his enthusiasm and ubiquity, died Sunday. He was 49.
The Chiefs announced that Eric Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease.
Fashion and philanthropy came together at Philadelphia University today for the school’s annual pop up boutique to benefit families battling cancer.
A Philly non-profit is in the running for a big gift that could help hundreds of families dealing with a medical crisis.
The second round of enrollment in the Affordable Care Act opens in two weeks and the U.S. Heath and Human Services secretary was in Philadelphia today to promote the simplified sign-up.
Still in the experimental stage, the pill is packed with tiny magnetic particles, which can travel through a patient’s bloodstream, search for malignant cells and report their findings to a sensor on a wearable device.
KYW’s John McDevitt reports a Philadelphia-based charity is among the finalists and needs your help to win.
The Eagles, Nick Foles, and LeSean McCoy fulfilled the dreams of children with cancer this week.
Chris discussed yesterday’s death of the first Ebola patient in the United States, last night’s Gubernatorial debate between Governor Tom Corbett and his challenger Tom Wolf, and a Congressman’s claims that ISIS terrorists are coming over the southern border. He talked to Matt Paxton from the television show Hoarders, at 8:20.
Researchers have found that obese teens are more than twice as likely to develop colorectal cancer, compared to normal weight adolescents.