Health Stories

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Cooper Health exec enjoys bird’s-eye view of the world


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Only when he, too, was diagnosed did Philly oncologist learn about the other side of fighting cancer


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Will I always face the threat of a peanut-laden kiss of death?


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The Monthly Migraine – How migraines changed my relationship with words


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As medical misinformation infects the internet, doctors seek a cure


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To undergo surgery, South Jersey woman lost 90 pounds – on a bad ankle



It's possible to 'inherit' food allergies from an organ donor — here's proof

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Adult Health

Looking back, these were some of the most shocking medical cases of 2018

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The Monthly Migraine: I qualified for the buzzy migraine injection


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The ties that bind: Drexel doctor's huge collection spreads joy

Carroll - The Doc is Out Daniel Schidlow

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No cash. No heart. Transplant centers require proof of payment


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More millennials navigating life with celiac disease


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How a lifelong friendship, a random act of kindness and social media brought strangers together for a kidney donation

Mummers Transplant

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Temple students deliver customized fittings to children with cerebral palsy

Temple University students bring children with Cerebral Palsy fittings


Compassionomics 101: How kindness can make a big difference in health care

Carroll - Dr. Stephen Trzeciak Cooper

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Millennials' health suffers from all that technology at their fingertips


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Philly dermatologist wants to get under your skin – one word at a time

Carroll - Dr. Jules Lipoff


Beware the neti pot: Woman died from brain-eating amoeba after using tap water

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Health Stories

The Monthly Migraine: Holidays are no gift – so celebrate with care


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IBX helps Magee Rehabilitation Hospital add much-needed bionic suits

Carroll - Magee Rehab bionic suit

Women's Health

WATCH: Penn surgeons perform first robotic bilateral breast reconstruction


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The woman who 'looked like a broken action figure' continues healing after near-death accident

Laura Brooks

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Telemedicine offers new health care possibilities – but payment challenges abound

Carroll - Telemedicine in schools

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The Monthly Migraine: Making plans takes a toll – headache or not


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Combating the loneliness of motherhood


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With holidays in sight, laser skin treatments prove popular


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Einstein breast surgeon always has her head in the game

Carroll - The Doctor is Out Jennifer Simmons

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The Monthly Migraine: Missing a deadline


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Local outrage, fear over Trump Administration's transgender proposal

Carroll - Rally for Trans Existence and Resistance


At Penn, telemedicine easing challenges of lung transplant patients


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When Jeff doctor shreds the drums, you'll feel anything but numb


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Yesterday was my due date and today we remember those who have lost a baby


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First responders getting a special kind of addiction treatment


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Mother cures toddler's eczema with homemade breast milk-based soap


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Virtua doctor always on the hunt for the perfect shot



Officials warn of potential measles exposure at Newark airport

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Health Stories

100 years ago, 'Spanish flu' shut down Philadelphia – and wiped out thousands


Health Stories

For local ER travel nurse, life is a mountain to climb

Carroll - The Doc is Out Megan Tarrer

Health Stories

The Monthly Migraine: The ER bill was $1,600, but the pain was worse


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Death count debates overshadow the real story: Hurricane Maria was partly a human-made disaster


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Collegeville boy, 6, gets wish to become pilot for a day


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At least 15 men near Ground Zero during 9/11 now have breast cancer

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HUP secretary on a mission to share her love of art

Carroll - The Doc is Out Renee Mills


Six ways technology is making healthcare easier than ever

Medical Technology

Health Stories

The Monthly Migraine: My 'migraine' piercing


Health Stories

Philadelphia is one of the 'top mosquito cities' in U.S.