Inaugural 'Health Hackathon' Takes Place In Center CityAn innovative health forum Saturday allowed people from various fields to collaborate on new ideas.
SEPTA Sells Corporate Naming Rights At Market East StationMuch like the last stop on the Broad Street line at Pattison Avenue became AT&T station, corporate sponsorship will bring about a name change at the Authority's Market East Station.
Sidney Kimmel Donates His Name and $110 Million To Jefferson Medical College Jefferson Medical College has a new name -- thanks to a major gift from philanthropist Sidney Kimmel.
Penn Rehab Program Delivers Left Hook To Parkinson’sA new program at Pennsylvania Hospital's Parkinson's rehab center is looking to give those with the disease a chance to go all 12 rounds in a fight like no other.
FREE Eye Screening and Glasses For Kids Saturday 4/12 in Philly
Local Experts Weigh In On How To Lighten The Bill When Shopping For Kids With Food AllergiesParents 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.
265 Start in Jefferson Medical College's Class of 2017After reciting the Hippocratic oath, the first-year medical students slipped on their white physician's coats with the help of loved ones.
2013 Hay Fever Season Proves Nothing (Actually, Plenty!) To Sneeze AtThe spring allergy season, which had been forecast to be a bad one, is living up to its billing.
Wilmington Courthouse Shooter Had Brain TumorA 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 Testing Procedure For People With High Blood PressureLocal researchers are testing a procedure for people with hard to treat hypertension.
REPORT: Number Of Young Smokers DecreasingThe latest government report on smoking rates has encouraging news in one major category.
State Funds Breakthrough Cancer ResearchFour Philadelphia biomedical groups are sharing about $3.5 million in state grants to exploit breakthroughs against cancer.