When it comes to walkability, Philadelphians have it pretty good.
Teens between 16 and 19 years old now account for half of all pedestrian deaths among those under 19.
A new government report is the first evidence of a national decline in childhood obesity, health officials said Tuesday.
A new report is shedding light on the state of lunchrooms inside Philadelphia’s public schools.
When considering paid holidays, the gap between the U.S. and other advanced countries grows even wider.
The study looked at data from 117 deaths captured by American Red Cross mortality tracking during the time period from October 28 to November 30, 2012.
The report showed a 2.3 percent drop in college enrollment from spring 2012 to spring of 2013.
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