Health

Politics

Health Overhaul Poll

Poll: Only about 1 in 4 wants Donald Trump to repeal health law

Treatments

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Drexel researchers awarded $3 million to test innovative gadget that heals chronic wounds

Politics

Congress Drug Approval

House OKs bill bolstering medical research, drug approvals

Research

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GOP prepares for House vote on medical research bill

Development

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Penn Medicine gets design board's approval for New Patient Pavilion

Politics

Congress Drug Approval Warren

Sen. Warren blasts drug approval bill as 'extortion'

Services

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City allocates $700K to combat youth homelessness in Philadelphia

Asthma

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Death toll from Australia's thunderstorm asthma reaches 6

Health

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House to vote on bill aimed at speeding approval of drugs

Running

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Sixteen years after premature birth, Philly girl ready for first marathon

Health

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Philadelphia school district expected to complete water lead level testing by June

Health

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Pfizer lowers cost of Prevnar vaccine for some charity use

Science

China Climate Change

China announces plan to curb carbon emissions

Pharmaceuticals

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FDA panel narrowly backs Cempra antibiotic

Rankings

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Study: New Jersey weighs in as third-thinnest state in America

Drugs

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Conference highlights drug abuse epidemic's effects on kids

Health

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Here's why the election has everybody stressing out

Health

Genetically Engineered Potato

US approves 2 types of genetically engineered potatoes

Health

Zika Male Fertility

Zika ravages testes of mice; study raises concern about men

Health

Health Overhaul Dwindling Choice

Lack of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem

Food & Drink

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SliCE to celebrate opening of first organic store with giveaway

Food

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United Nations expert: Junk food is a human rights concern

Water Quality

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Rowan University to continue lead testing in water

Health

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NYC marathon run will honor a mother lost to suicide

Diseases

Cigarettes Cancer Deaths

Study: One-fourth of U.S. cancer deaths linked to smoking

Food

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'I’m broccoli-ed out': a note from my husband

Technology

India Pollution

India launches phone app to monitor New Delhi's pollution

Health

Cigna

Insurer Cigna eases rules for opioid addiction medication

Legislation

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Bill to legalize physician-assisted suicide moves forward in New Jersey

Autism

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Mom in Friendly's incident: 'I'm not ashamed of my son' and his autism

Stress

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Army and Tufts study how people think, respond under stress

Health Care

Medicare Overhaul

Medicare unveils far-reaching overhaul of doctors' pay

Health

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Obama shakes mind-controlled robot hand wired to sense touch

Infrequently Asked Questions

Infrequently Asked Questions: Bed Bugs

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why have bed bugs seen such a resurgence?

Cancer

Breast Cancer Mammograms

Study questions value of mammograms, breast cancer screening

Lifestyle

Peacemakers

Mindfulness card games: Nurturing compassion and peace in our families

Lead

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All Philadelphia schools to get tested for lead levels in water

Allergies

EpiPen-Mylan Overcharges

Federal government: Mylan has been overcharging for EpiPens

Exercise

Useless Fitbits

Don't expect Fitbits to improve health, help drop pounds

Studies

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CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections

Health

Kids Zika

Zika illnesses are mild at worst in US teens, young children

Science

Pancreas Device-FDA

FDA approves 'artificial pancreas' to manage diabetes

Genetics

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Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique

Health

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Watching the presidential debate could be heart-stopping, doctor warns

Hospitals

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

CHOP unveils $50 million effort for pediatric genetics research

Autism

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For autism research, Drexel team says step aside, Tooth Fairy

Illnesses

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Southern California child tests positive for leprosy