Health

Food and Drink

Coca-Cola looking to expand into the cannabis market

marijuana plants

Healthy Eating

Mayor Kenney signs Philadelphia's sodium menu warning label bill into law

Salt shaker

Accidents

Dirty Franks bartender in 'up and down' battle back from brink of death

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Lifestyle

Can a low-carb diet lead to an earlier death?

Carbohydrates

Lifestyle

Surefire solutions to get your partner to stop snoring

snoring

Lifestyle

Sunny news from dermatologists to make you rethink your sunscreen picks

sunscreen

Food & Drink

Sprouts Farmers Market opening first Philadelphia location

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Health

Worker with developmental disabilities celebrates 12 years on job at Villanova

Susan Gelb

Food and Drink

French winemakers are not pleased with new warning labels

Wine

Business

Councilman Green: Philly medical marijuana snub 'perpetuates the poor and deeply impoverished narrative'

Medical Marijuana photo

Festivals

The GOOD Fest is returning to Philly in August

Wellness Festival: The GOOD Festival

Health News

The first 2018 case of West Nile Virus in Pennsylvania has been reported

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Yoga

CBD usage is growing in Philly and it's hitting up yoga studios

Yoga class

History

Join Atlas Obscura for 'A Walk Through Plagues, Madness, and Medicine'

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Opinion

Why it's obviously better to shower in the morning than at night

Showering

Diet

Study: No, enjoying that full-fat ice cream won't kill you

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Medical Marijuana

Philadelphia's second marijuana dispensary is coming to East Passyunk

Medical Marijuana photo

Fourth of July

Men suffer about 70 percent of fireworks injuries – and other 4th of July facts

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Schools

Wolf, Philly officials pledge $15.6 million to remove lead, mold, asbestos at schools

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Sports

How do professional athletes get their health insurance?

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Safety

Invasive plant found in Pennsylvania could cause blistering, blindness

Giant Hogweed

Travel

When to see the doctor when you're traveling, and when to suck it up

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Sponsored

Core Strength Training for Seniors: Every Thursday at Independence LIVE

Trainer and senior health participants

Sponsored

Tai Chi: Tuesdays at Independence LIVE

Elderly Women in Group Wellness Class

Public Health

City reveals outcome of pilot program at Kensington heroin encampments

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Odd News

Dr. Dre just lost trademarking battle against Pennsylvania OB-GYN Dr. Drai

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Health

Investigation: Is the 'five-second rule' legitimate?

Five second rule

Spirituality

Tarot today: How this new age tradition has withstood the test of time

Tarot Cards

Sponsored

Join thousands nationwide for a walk at lunch

Pedestrians in Philadelphia Walking

Sponsored

Get ready for the 2018 Blue Cross Broad Street Run with this 3-mile warmup run around Philly

Unidentified marathon athletes legs running on city road

Health

Their son got lead poisoning and the city treated them like slumlords

Lead Poisoning

Food

What's the verdict on eggs and cholesterol?

Eggs

Parenting

Problem parenting: When smartphones take the front seat

Unhappy child

Universities

Temple students reportedly hospitalized after drinking from campus water fountains

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Health

The flu has infected thousands in the Philly region – and it's still surging

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Dating

Dating for the first time as a single parent: Five helpful do’s and don’ts

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Fitness

Working out with X-Force: 'The hardest 30 minutes of your life'

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Sponsored

Independence Blue Cross fosters strong relationships with local business community

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Addiction

Inside a private eye's search for a teen heroin addict in Kensington

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Mummers Parade

A Mummer's mission: Find a kidney donor at the parade

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Sponsored

Camden County really wants your Facebook ‘like.’ Here’s why

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Health

7 out-of-the-ordinary (and super fun) workout classes to keep the holiday weight away

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Sponsored

Get your health insurance questions answered without leaving your neighborhood

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Courts

New Jersey ordered to reconsider legal classification of marijuana

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Celebrities

Artie Lange to fans who paid for canceled show: 'I'll pay you back'

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Celebrities

Reports: Comedian Artie Lange hospitalized in New Jersey