Health

Health News

A very effective peanut allergy treatment is slated to hit the market in 2019

peanut-allergy-treatment-pexels

Health News

Did you know wounds heal faster during the day? Here's why

wound-healing-time-pexels

Health News

Q&A: CEO of Ambler's Beyond Celiac discusses latest on potential vaccine

celiac-disease-vaccine-pexels

Health News

New study suggests parents who clean pacifiers in their mouths are boosting health of their babies

babby-pacifier-sipa

Health News

These are the jobs with the highest suicide rates, according to the CDC

jobs-suicide-rate-pexels

Health News

Pennsylvania health department urges vigilance in reporting suspected AFM cases

11142018_Chase_AFM_USAT

Fitness

Thinking about trying ClassPass? Wait for this awesome Black Friday deal

classpass-black-friday-deal

Health News

New guidelines recommend all adults be screened by a physician for unhealthy alcohol use

alcohol-screening-policy-pexels

Health News

Not getting enough sleep can cause dehydration, new study suggests

sleep-dehydration-pexels

Health News

Immigrants face another battle upon arrival in U.S. — with their gut health

11012018_EscherichiaColi_NIAID_Wiki

Health

They're rallying behind 'the strongest little girl in the world'

Ella Smith

Election Day

Hospitalized on Election Day? Here's how you can still vote

Penn Votes Project

Good News

Bridgeport police officer honored for saving newborn's life

Police officer saves baby

The Arts

'The Funeral III' exhibit challenges mental health stigmas

'The Funeral III' is challenging mental health stigmas

Odd News

Philly dermatologists pick apart Dr. Pimple Popper

Dr. Sandra Lee, Pimple Popper

Lifestyle

Here's why Delco's cuddle therapist is happy to hug you

Dr. Susan Kaye

Accidents

Badly injured when struck by car, Dirty Franks bartender says her first words

Sheila Modglin

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

02122018_Sheila_Modglin_FB

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

Carroll - Lincoln Square

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

mosquito

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'

Stock_Carroll - Hospital ER Gurney

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

Butter being poured into bowl

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

06292018_fireworks_Pexels

Schools

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

Stock_Carroll - The School District of Philadelphia

Sports

How do professional athletes get their health insurance?

Stock_Carroll - Independence Blue Cross Insurance Card

Travel

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

American Airlines PHL

Safety

Invasive plant found in Pennsylvania could cause blistering, blindness

Giant Hogweed

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

Carroll - Private Investigator Searches for Missing Teen in Kensington

Odd News

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

dr dre vs dr drai

Spirituality

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

Tarot Cards

Health

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

Five second rule

Sponsored

Join thousands nationwide for a walk at lunch

Pedestrians in Philadelphia Walking