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Bucks County man identified days after drowning in Neshaminy Creek

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Philadelphia rapper PnB Rock fatally shot during robbery at Los Angeles restaurant

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Adult Health

What happens when you die? Life may literally flash before your eyes

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Mental Health

The pandemic changed death rituals and left grieving families without a sense of closure

COVID-19 Death Rituals


Ron "Itchy" Smith, legendary Camden High basketball player, dies shortly after having number retired

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Healthy ways to deal with the loss of a loved one

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Children's Health

Almost 40,000 U.S. kids have lost a parent to COVID-19, a new study finds

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Adult Health

More families are discussing end-of-life planning as COVID-19 cases rise

End of Life Planning


Philadelphia family sues Montco slaughterhouse after worker dies of COVID-19

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Body found inside burning car at Cherry Hill auto dealership, police say

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Philly secures refrigerated trucks to handle morgue overflow for growing number dead from coronavirus

Adult Health

More Americans are dying at home than in the hospital – for the first time in decades

Health News

Human bodies can shift on their own well after death, researchers find

Skeleton Study


Hepatitis A outbreak at New Jersey golf club leaves 1 dead, 27 infected

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Health News

First U.S. death caused by vaping confirmed in Illinois

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Odd News

New Jersey cemetery caretaker arrested for allegedly disposing of garbage, debris in graves

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Adult Health

Climbing death rates in young and middle-aged Americans tied to drug use, heart disease

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Health Insurance

Startling number of U.S. hospices have serious flaws in care, Inspector General finds

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Man's death from caffeine supplement serves as reminder of the dangers

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Fisherman finds part of leg with sneaker still on in Delaware River

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Adult Health

Heartburn medications can cause more harm than good, large study finds

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Adult Health

Adults who skip breakfast have increased risk of cardiovascular-related death, study finds

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These are the people most frequently overdosing on fentanyl

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Delaware mother raises awareness of opioid epidemic by releasing photo of her dead son

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Americans more likely to die of overdose than car crash, new report finds

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Children's Health

First flu-related pediatric death of the season confirmed in New Jersey



Man dies in SEPTA Transit Police custody

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Memorial services begin Monday for George H.W. Bush

Adult Health

Drug overdoses and suicide driving decline in U.S. life expectancy


Health News

Penn study finds that black patients are much more likely to die of sudden cardiac death

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Health News

'Broken heart syndrome' is a real thing — and it can quickly turn deadly, according to new study



Death of former Trump adviser’s father under investigation in Philadelphia


Yep, that huge downed tree looks like it could fall on Kelly Drive any minute now

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Bill Cosby's daughter, Ensa, dies at 44 years old

Senior Health

The long goodbye: Coping with sadness and grief before a loved one dies


Why do we mark graves with stone?


#BeforeIDie 2017: A chance to talk about dying before it is too late



'Holding space for death': an excerpt

Holding Space


Girl, 6, found in Wildwood motel pool, dies

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Loophole in Pennsylvania law means many don't have to report dead bodies


Penn medical school alum confronts what 'no one wants to talk about' in new podcast


So, you want to hire a death doula?

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