Children's Health

Fast Food

Study: 'No meaningful improvement' since U.S. restaurants pledged to make kids' meals healthier

Politics

State of Kasich

GOP governors who turned down Medicaid money have hands out

Health Insurance

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AP-NORC Poll – Divided Americans agree on one thing: fix health care

Disease

Spanish influenza

Philadelphia was epicenter of a deadly worldwide flu epidemic 99 years ago

Heart

Heart Sleeve

Heart disease? A robotic squeeze could keep your ticker pumping

Children's Health

Sophie the Giraffe teether

Health professionals weigh in on Sophie the Giraffe toy mold scare

Grants

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Philly organization hands out $150,000 in grants to develop medical devices for children

Doctors

Medical Makeover

New prescription: Doctor offices that look like Apple stores

Drugs

Heroin

Pa. health officials warn of dangerous synthetic opioid linked to two deaths

Science

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Princeton University may want to study your brain

Technology

Penn Apple ResearchKit App

Penn Medicine launches app to help patients with sarcoidosis

Insurance

Congress Health Overhaul

Report: Health care premiums, uninsured to soar with Obamacare repeal

Life Coaching

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New reality series filming on the Main Line

Breastfeeding

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Breastfeeding in public: I thought I would never do it until my baby became hungry in a Jiffy Lube waiting room

World News

Belgium Europe Food Waste

88 million tons a year: Auditors decry EU food waste

Mindful Mondays

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Mindfulness at work: Get down to business with these tips

Hospitals

Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson launches new integrative health institute

Health Insurance

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In Pennsylvania, health insurance customers look to Trump to ease their burden

News

Health Care Rallies

Thousands rally to resist Republican health law repeal drive

Health Insurance

Health Overhaul IRS

Personalized IRS letters nudge uninsured to get coverage

Technology

Indonesia Asia Electronic Waste

Gadget mountain rising in Asia threatens health, environment

Opinion

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MS patient to Toomey: Let me enlighten you about need for affordable health care

Hearing

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Cheaper over-the-counter hearing aids could be on the way

Business

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CVS generic competitor to EpiPen sold for way cheaper

Health News

Wearables for Health

Testing wearable sensors as 'check engine' light for health

Medical Marijuana

Marijuana Health Effects

Marijuana's effects on health: the good, bad and the unknown

Veterans Administration

Trump

Former chief medical officer at Penn, Temple picked to lead VA

Time

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Massachusetts weighs doing away with winter time shift

Vaccines

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Do vaccines cause autism? Trump alarms doctors with new effort to establish link

Addiction

Heroin

Pennsylvania man hopes tragic photo of brother will help other addicts

Science

Hangover

Science has finally figured out why drunk people get the munchies

Medicine

Heart Implants-Battery Problem

U.S. warns of unusual cybersecurity flaw in heart devices

Pharma

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Johnson & Johnson to reveal average price increases on its prescription drugs

Vaccines

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In search of a vaccine to vanquish the plague

Autism

Autism

Philly nonprofit to teach youth with autism about sex

Health and Fitness

Fitness Dumbells

Philadelphia not exactly the fittest city, study finds

Exercise

Weekend Warriors

Study: Any exercise is good (and cuts risk of death)

Parenting

Young Family

How much does it cost to raise a child in Pennsylvania?

Prosthetics

Robotic Arm

Philly design student creates working replica of bionic video-game arm