St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
Three young children were injured Saturday afternoon in North Philadelphia after police say a man struck them with his vehicle and tried to attack the officer with an ax.
Philadelphia police say a driver is in custody after he ran a red light at Westmoreland and Aramingo Avenues and struck a 7-week-old baby, who was being pushed in a stroller by her parents.
The initial investigation led authorities to believe that the child was sleeping with the mother and she may have rolled on top of the baby, according to police.
A 23-year-old Northeast Philadelphia man was expected to be charged on Monday, after his four-year-old son was allegedly shot by his eight-year-old nephew.
Dr. Nandini Madan, a pediatric cardiologist at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, says a pulse oximetry test for every infant is a good idea and could save lives.
For nearly three decades, a local group has brought Santa — and a lot of smiles — to children in the Delaware Valley who are suffering from cancer and other diseases. They’re at it again this Christmas Eve.
Students with head lice is something that a growing number of families are struggling with.