October 19, 2018
A biplane imaging system allows Crozer-Keystone neurologists to treat high-risk patients in need of immediate surgical intervention. They previously were sent to hospitals in Philadelphia, which delayed treatment for many critical minutes.
October 16, 2018
Dr. Jerome M. Adams, the U.S. Surgeon General, cautioned against the use of supervised injection sites as a strategy for combating the opioid epidemic, suggesting more viable alternatives exist.
October 15, 2018
The news that Duchess Meghan is about 12 weeks pregnant broke as the couple arrived in Australia for their first overseas tour. That raised concerns whether Duchess Meghan is at risk of contracting Zika, a mosquito-borne virus that can cause serious birth defects.
October 12, 2018
Tennis star Serena Williams addressed 10,000 women Friday at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women, urging them to speak openly about their insecurities as mothers.
October 9, 2018
Erectile dysfunction affects millions of men in the United States. But scientists have identified a genetic risk factor that may lead to new treatments.
October 1, 2018
Temple researchers received a $2.59 million grant to combat dental anxiety, which afflicts as much as 20 percent of dental patients.
September 25, 2018
Penn Medicine added a virtual reality machine to help reduce the stress and anxiety that so often accompany radiation treatments.
September 25, 2018
Prostate removal remains an unpopular treatment for cancer patients, but new researchs indicates the procedure may help men live longer than more common treatments.
September 21, 2018
Eleven people in Philadelphia have contracted West Nile Virus this year, the city health department announced Friday afternoon.
September 20, 2018
Dr. Patrick Brennan launched the 5K for The Institute on Aging after his father died from complictions of Alzheimer's disease.