Doctors

The Doctor Is Out

For local pain doc, Eagles fever and laughter better than medicine

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Odd News

Men seeking medical pot bombard Pennsylvania gynecologist's office

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Doctors

Doctor fights to regain license lost to lax computer skills

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Technology

Groundbreaking medical-rescue drone unveiled at Philly conference

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Cancer Treatment

Penn becomes world's first hospital to treat cancer patient with new radiation technology

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Medicine

Study: Doctors get bogged down by work email and mundane office tasks just like the rest of us

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Patient Care

Top New York court rules against physician-assisted suicide

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The Doctor Is Out

For family doctor, family hobby is icing on the cake

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Mental Health

Here's what a pre-med student learned after checking himself into a psych ward

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Doctors

Pennsylvania launches practitioner registry for medical marijuana program

Crime

Former Jersey Shore firefighter who stole from Wawa among 18 charged in drug bust

Atlantic County drug bust

The Doctor Is Out

Away from the ER, pediatrician brushes up on dream pursuit

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Medicine

Doctors earn much less in Philly than other cities, report finds

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Vaccination

Defending a parent’s right to withhold vaccines when they want to

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Neurology

Penn hospital employees find 'rare' 19th century medical notebook

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Opinion

During his final days, a Philly sports legend touches local doctor

Doctors

Pennsylvania Hospital's first female neurosurgeon is paying it forward

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Opinion

Philadelphia doctors: GOP health bill would have 'serious consequences' for patients

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Videos

Weird N.J. magazine: New Jersey doctor's office is weird

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Medicine

Penn expert: Reduce radiation treatment by half for men with prostate cancer

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Parenting

Dear OB: it's not your vagina – Part Two

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Parenting

Dear OB, it’s not your vagina

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Studies

How your friends and family could help you get healthier

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Studies

Study: Female doctors provide better health outcomes than male counterparts

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Courts

Philly doctor found guilty of prescribing pills that killed patient

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Courts

Philly doctor gets 30 years in prison for running pill mill with biker gang

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Hospitals

Jefferson plans 'smart hospital rooms' powered by IBM Watson

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Vaccinations

Regulators: Pediatrician concocts vaccines with cat saliva, vodka

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Courts

Lawsuit: At Philadelphia urgent care center, white patients seen before blacks

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Opinion

The definitive Medical Scrubs Color rankings list

Medical scrubs

Investigation

Feds: Philly doc hatched rival pill scheme against former boss

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Medical Marijuana

Pennsylvania issues progress report on Medical Marijuana Program

Medical Marijuana

Experimental Drugs

FDA eases paperwork to help some patients get experimental drugs

Theater

Operating Theater: When doctors do drama

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Medicine

Thirty percent of women in medical research report sexual harassment

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Surgeries

Three hospitals hope to spark a reduction in surgeries by inexperienced doctors

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Physicians

Penn doctor: 'Therapeutic illusion' leads to inappropriate medical treatments

Drugs

Pa. drug monitoring program goes after 'doctor shopping'

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Hospitals

It’s not just doctors and nurses, patients need to wash their hands, too

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Depression

Managing depression a challenge in primary care settings, study finds

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Doctors

The stethoscope: Timeless tool or outdated relic?

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Addiction

Training offered in South Jersey for medical professionals dealing with addiction

Technology

"Automated Empathy" works surprisingly well in healthcare

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Patient Care

Patients rank Drexel, PCOM doctors among best in U.S.

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Crime

New Jersey doctor charged in alleged biting and groping of staff, patient

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Drugs

Philly doctor accused of running pill mill in court Thursday

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