St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children has honored the doctors and staff members who have implemented a hospital-wide HIV testing program for patients.
A 5-year-old girl is in critical condition after being pinned underneath a car. Her mother, brother and another woman were also injured after they were all struck by a suspected drunk driver late Saturday night in Northeast Philadelphia.
The incident happened at about 3:34 p.m. at the 6200 block of Large Street.
The incident happened shortly before 7 p.m. on the 5000 block of Ditman Street.
The incident happened at about 3:30 p.m. on the 700 block of East Ontario Street.
The show-and-tell teaches children why doctors and nurses do the things they do during health exams or sick visits.
Police say a 24-year-old woman has been charged after posing as a nurse and assaulting a child at Saint Christopher’s Hospital for Children on Tuesday.
Hospital executive director Susan Campbell (in photo) says a full-blown family room was not an option, given the hospital’s layout.
An 11-year-old is in stable condition with a leg injury Wednesday night after he was struck by a driver in the city’s Frankford neighborhood, according to police.
Neighbors who witnessed an accident involving a 3-year-old boy say the boy rode his bike right into the street.
Police say a dad who pushed his young son to safety was fatally struck by a car in a hit and run in Northeast Philadelphia late Wednesday evening.
A four-year-old child was rushed to an area hospital after falling out of a 2nd-story window from a home in Kensington Friday evening.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has decided to file a lawsuit against the maker of “Buckyballs” a popular magnetic desk toy, following a years-long investigation.
Officials say it happened just after 10 p.m. Friday night at 11th and Norris Streets. The boy suffered a single gunshot would to his right leg.
A 27-year-old Havertown woman is representing Philadelphia in a competition that celebrates Irish heritage all over the world.