Thomas Jefferson University
Parents of children with food allergies are often in a position of having to spend more money at the grocery store than those who don’t.
After reciting the Hippocratic oath, the first-year medical students slipped on their white physician’s coats with the help of loved ones.
The spring allergy season, which had been forecast to be a bad one, is living up to its billing.
A former New Jersey police officer who killed his ex-daughter-in-law and another woman at a Delaware courthouse before fatally shooting himself was diagnosed more than 20 years ago with a brain tumor.
Local researchers are testing a procedure for people with hard to treat hypertension.
The latest government report on smoking rates has encouraging news in one major category.
Four Philadelphia biomedical groups are sharing about $3.5 million in state grants to exploit breakthroughs against cancer.
Police were investigating what they say may have been a drive by shooting early Thursday morning in the city’s Point Breeze section that left three men hospitalized.
Friday was “Match Day” in the medical school community, when fourth-year medical students in Philadelphia and elsewhere find out where they’ll perform their residency programs.
Dr. Craig Hooper, Director of the Center for Neurovirology at Thomas Jefferson University, is working on a man-made rabies virus that can enter the central nervous system and literally push the virus out of the brain.
Dr. Ronald Myers says preventing colorectal cancer could be as easy as getting a colonoscopy.
About 40 young people growing up in some of Philadelphia’s toughest neighborhoods, many of whom may have thought they had no chance of getting a good job or a good education, graduated Friday from the St. Christopher’s Hospital “Health Tech” program.
Curing hangovers. Philadelphia researchers say they’ve discovered the solution, and it’s not what you may think it is.
Did you ever stay up late when you were a teenager, long after your parents thought you were asleep? The temptations 20 or 30 years ago were a good book or a phone but teens today have more options to choose from and they are not helping the cause.