Health

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Teen suicide attempts fell as same-sex marriage became legal

Pediatrics

Word Gap

Talk to babies and let them babble back to bridge word gap

Diseases

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AP Explains: Why a U.S. surge in mumps despite vaccine?

Mindful Mondays

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4 simple ways to start preserving your heart health today

Pediatrics

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CHOP leading FDA study into parents' alarming claims about over-the-counter drug MiraLAX

Health

Trump

Trump steps up security aide search, focuses on health care

Lists

Healthy Eating

Philadelphia ranks low on 'healthiest cities in America' list

Aging

Elderly Hands

How fat could lead to more effective anti-aging treatments

Health Insurance

Congress Health Overhaul

GOP lawmakers grope for consensus on remaking health law

US News

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Ethicists open to idea of editing human genome to fight disease – in the future

Pennsylvania State University

Penn State THON

Mumps cases reported at Penn State as campus readies for THON this weekend

Entrepreneurs

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Penn student, business partner launch app to slash cost of invisible aligners

Katie's Baby

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Valentine’s Day party of three: Keeping the romance alive when you become a parent

Mindful Mondays

Love

Be more mindful in love with six simple thoughts

Preparation

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People in Limerick nuclear power plant threat zone urged to re-up on anti-radiation pills

Health News

Trump Travel Ban Infant

Iranian baby with heart defect to undergo surgery soon

Health

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Residents say first atom bomb test caused cancer cases

Health Insurance

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With health law threatened, more than 12M still sign up

Salt

Sodium On Menus

Appeals court OKs NYC salt-warning rule for some restaurants

Food Safety

Oyster Outbreaks

Study finds new bacterial strain can contaminate Atlantic shellfish

Katie's Baby

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Starting on solids: Introducing my 4-month-old baby to food

Tumors

Giant Tumor

Doctor removes 130-pound tumor from Mississippi man

Medicine

Male Birth Control

Study: Male contraceptive gel found effective in preventing pregnancy

Mindful Mondays

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7 (easy!) tips to stay healthier this winter

Brain Injuries

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Former NFL lineman among 30 players to donate brains for research

Health Insurance

Health Care Repeal Women

Repeal of health law could mean women pay more for less

Pharmaceuticals

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Women fear drug they used to halt puberty led to health problems

Health

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Philly-area hospitals, medical schools team up to find better ways to treat brain tumors

Health

Health Overhaul Sign-ups

'Obamacare' sign-ups show slippage in Trump era

Drugs

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Stop immediately releasing overdose victims, Pennsylvania lawmaker says

Zika Virus

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Penn-led Zika vaccine candidate shows long-lasting protection with one dose

Mindful Mondays

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Why top athletes and coaches are training the mind as well as the body

Studies

Brain

Temple University study pinpoints Alzheimer's disease trigger

Smoking

Second Hand Smoke

Study: Prohibiting smoking in PHA properties drastically reduced secondhand smoke exposure

Health Insurance

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Insurers shrink from exchanges as lawmakers mull changes

Health News

Exercising Old Brains

Games, crafts, other activities may safeguard aging brain

Nutrition

Rebel Crumbles

Philly H.S. students' healthy breakfast item lands in district cafeterias

Health Care

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AP-NORC Poll: Most Americans worry about potential health care loss

Hospitals

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Montgomery County hospital forms behavioral health partnership to meet rising community demand