Diseases

Health News

Salmonella outbreak across 26 states, including Pa., linked to raw turkey products

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Health News

Pennsylvania sets record in 2017-2018 for flu deaths

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Parenting

What's in your genome? Parents-to-be want to know

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Flyers

Rare developmental disorder can't keep 12-year-old Jade Boruk from getting her black belt

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Health Stories

Anaphylactic shock in the skies: Docs react quickly to save Bucks County woman

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Diseases

‘Rapid autopsy’ programs seek clues to cancer within hours of death

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Diseases

Hospitals lure diabetes patients with self-care courses, but costs can weigh heavily

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Wildlife

Researchers studying skin disease 'epidemic' among Pennsylvania black bears

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Diseases

‘Scary’ lung disease now afflicts more women than men in U.S.

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Medical Research

Penn researchers help discover previously unknown feature of human body

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Medical Schools

Temple medical school announces creation of new Alzheimer's Center

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Wildlife

What's the untreatable disease making Pennsylvania's deer sick?

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Diseases

States face costly conundrum: how to treat inmates with hepatitis C

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Research

Canola oil may worsen Alzheimer's disease, Temple researchers say

Research

Thomas Jefferson University gets $30M contract to develop Ebola vaccine

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Diseases

Drinking regularly lowers risk of diabetes, new study finds

Rankings

Philadelphia ranks as one of the worst cities for mosquitoes, report finds

HIV

Penn researcher granted $16.3 million toward HIV vaccine development

Diseases

Thanks to mice, 2017 could be a bad year for Lyme disease in the Northeast

Studies

Study: Body shaming can literally make people sick

Technology

Penn Medicine launches app to help patients with sarcoidosis

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Death

Here are the leading causes of death in Philadelphia

Opinion

Bartonella infection steals a life, long before it kills

Cats

Please don't freak out about Cat Scratch Disease

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Zika Virus

Woman in N.J. gives birth to baby with region's first Zika-linked birth defect

Lights

Special lights for Ben Franklin Bridge will highlight causes and events

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Mindful Living

Coming Monday: The transformation of health care

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How to detect dementia in your loved one

Diseases

More sickle cell patients survive, but care is hard to find for adults

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Drug Addiction

Fired pharmacist at center of scandal has 30-year history of addiction

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Zika Virus

Three pregnant women in Florida test positive for Zika virus

UPenn

Penn receives $1.4M CDC grant for West Philly Promise Zone

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Health

Good Samaritans from Northeast Philly save girl from rabid raccoon

Diseases

Philadelphia health department stops daily monitoring for Ebola

Health Risks

Two lesser-known tick diseases spike in Sussex County

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Health News

Is scurvy, an 18th century seafarers' disease, making a comeback?

Health News

Princeton University combating outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease

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Health News

Study: Pollution may be behind rise, earlier onset of dementia

Health News

Philly ranks as the fourth worst city for STDs

Health News

Burlington County resident bitten by rabid raccoon

Health News

Medical marijuana: good evidence for some diseases, weak for others

Science

Study finds link between birth month and future health

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Health News

Bucks County company debuts mobile testing lab to monitor disease

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Health News

Dating apps facing some blame for rise in STDs

Health News

South Jersey 'superheroes' raise awareness, funds for boy's bone disorder

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Health News

Drug-resistant 'superbug' strain of typhoid spreads worldwide