Father, Daughter Share Special Bond Over Life-Saving TransplantA lifesaving transplant operation using one organ for two patients is remarkable science and it is that science that created a special family bond.
Research Links Contraceptives To Increased Risk Of DepressionNew research has linked hormonal contraceptives to an increased risk for depression in what is being called a landmark study.
Man's Paper Cut Turns Into Life-Threatening Medical EmergencyIt’s tricky to diagnose, but Kennedy health has instituted a program in its three hospitals that's dramatically reduced it's sepsis death rate.
Montco Hospital Gives Patients Bags Of Produce With Their CheckupsThe produce is grown, not on some far away farm, but in a wellness garden right next to the hospital.
Montco Teen Credits Music With Saving Her Life, Uses It To Help Save OthersA teenager from Wayne is breaking into the music industry with a new CD and an upcoming concert.
Philly Researchers Develop 'Brain Game' That Helps Resist Sweets, Drop PoundsIt’s a computer program developed by Philadelphia researchers, and it’s helping people lose weight.
New Study Says Fitness Trackers Don't Help DietersFitness Trackers are supposed to help people stay fit, and many use the technology for weight loss.
Wills Eye Fighting To Keep Hospital Status, Inpatient ServicesA bureaucratic fight over licensing is threatening some services at Wills Eye Hospital.
Experts: Dry Shampoo Could Cause BaldingExperts say that dry shampoo can build up on the scalp.
September Proves To Be Difficult For Those With AsthmaPhiladelphia has one of the highest rates of childhood Asthma in the country.
Organs Once Believed Unusable, Provide New Hope For Those Awaiting TransplantBreakthrough new research, happening right here in Philadelphia, has found a way to use organs that are typically considered not suitable for transplant.
New Technology Creates Artificial Limbs That Work Like The Real ThingMillions of people lose limbs every year due to accidents or medical conditions like diabetes or cancer. Many can be fitted with prosthetic arms and legs that can be very advanced.