The Delaware State Health Department says a resident there has the first known case of NDM-producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a drug resistant bacterial infection first reported in Serbia.
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.
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.
A new way to help solve medical mysteries without seeing a bunch of specialists or even leaving your house.
A South Jersey man lost his limbs because of complications from a common infection, that he says should have never happened.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning against eating Uncle Ben’s rice products served at schools, restaurants, hospitals and other food service institutions after children in three states had skin reactions and other symptoms that were linked to the rice.
A new experimental way to treat people with peanut allergies, one of the most common food allergies that can cause deadly allergic reactions. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the new peanut patch.
Losing and gaining weight is a weekly cycle for most people, according to new research that reveals a pattern for slim success. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.
Loving licks for patients at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. It’s where four legged friends help sick kids take a break from their troubles.
With our continuing bitter blast, stress is mounting. People are aggravated and edgy. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has some help to beat the winter blues.
Many people who are elderly or disabled aren’t able to get out of their houses. They depend on the kindness of others. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on how one program is helping.
Our newest blast of snow and then arctic cold are expected to increase heart attacks. Being outside can be dangerous.
Many Americans struggle with feeling tired, needing a nap. One researcher says something that may happen during a nap could be a clue to whether you’re actually sleep deprived. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.
Philadelphia is infested with bed bugs according to a new report. 3 On Your Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on what section of the city is hardest hit.
One in 12 people have been diagnosed with a breathing disorder and the numbers are growing every year. But experts say many people are being misdiagnosed, and in some cases, the drugs they’re prescribed are doing more harm than good. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains.