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 […]
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.
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.
Women with early stage breast cancer are getting unnecessarily long radiation treatments according to a new study released Wednesday from Penn Medicine.
While watching your intake is good, you might not want to completely skip the spuds just yet.
From car exhaust and cigarette smoke, to soot and smog, air pollution is not only bad for your lungs. Dirty air hurts your skin too.
Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.
Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.
A pregnancy discrimination case is in front of the Supreme Court and its outcome could affect women across the country. A former UPS worker says she was forced into taking unpaid leave when she became pregnant.
There’s a new option for the 18 million Americans who suffer with obstructive sleep apnea which can cause a variety of health problems including an increased risk of heart disease and weight gain.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services included the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on a list Tuesday of 35 designated hospitals across the country.
New research from Nationwide Children’s Hospital shows injuries related to toys have increased nearly 40 percent in the past two decades.
Uninsured Pennsylvanians whose annual income is less than 138 percent of the federal poverty limit can apply for health coverage through the state’s new “Healthy PA” program.