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Fitness

Choosing the right athletic shoe can reduce injury risk this spring

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How to avoid a hip fracture

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Youth Sports

Teen on Philadelphia Little Flyers suffers serious injuries in New Jersey game

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Eagles

Eagles injury updates: Lane Johnson getting second opinion; DeSean Jackson, Alshon Jeffery nearing return

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Sixers

Sixers' Glenn Robinson III out with hip issue, could miss Boston Celtics series

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Fitness

Why are female runners at greater risk for stress fractures? The answer may be multifold

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Sixers

The Sixers' plan without Ben Simmons? Get Joel Embiid the ball

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Sixers' Ben Simmons suffers patella subluxation, ruled out while considering treatment options

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Joel Embiid misses Sixers' scrimmage vs. OKC due to calf tightness

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Explosives

Kensington child suffers severe hand injuries after explosive device goes off

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Sixers

Sixers' Zhaire Smith will miss Orlando restart with knee injury

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Prevention

As fireworks sales surge, health experts fear increase in related injuries

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Tips for preventing falls and injuries

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Fire

Massive King of Prussia apartment fire injures 15 people, including first responders

Eagles

Report: Josh McCown played second half of NFC Wild Card game with torn hamstring

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Eagles

NFL’s chief medical officer calls Carson Wentz ‘heroic’ for reporting concussion

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Health Stories

Philly athletes say aches and pains still hamper them years after retirement

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Eagles

Darren Sproles on season-ending injury: If I never play again, I have no regrets

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Eagles

Eagles' DeSean Jackson already jogging a week after surgery

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Eagles

Eagles' DeSean Jackson shares hospital photo after 'successful' surgery

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Injuries

11-year-old girl hospitalized after firework explodes in North Philadelphia

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Sixers

Joel Embiid is out vs. Detroit Pistons with sprained right ankle

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Sixers

Joel Embiid has right ankle sprain, is questionable for Sixers' first road trip

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Investigations

Girl injured in fall from swing ride at New Jersey's Storybook Land

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Accidents

Sea Isle City deck collapse injures several during house party

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Prevention

9-year-old Philly girl's devastating injuries underscore the dangers of fireworks

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Prevention

Watch yourself, firework-related eye injuries in the U.S. have doubled

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Investigations

Two men critically injured when third-story balcony collapses in West Philly

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Depression

Common antidepressant drug tied to increased risk of falls in elderly adults

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Wellness

Study: Black patients less likely to seek post-injury physical therapy than whites

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5 tips for getting back into a workout routine after an injury

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Opinion

How traumatic injury has become a health care crisis

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Phillies

Bryce Harper takes a fastball to the ankle, limps off the field

Senior Health

Broken bones linked to dog walks are on the rise among elderly adults

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Phillies

Phillies' Jake Arrieta says he pitched half of last season with a torn meniscus

Health Stories

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

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Accidents

Floor collapses during dance party near Clemson University, dozens injured

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Accidents

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

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Accidents

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

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Fantasy football

Fantasy football injuries: The latest on Saquan Barkley, Josh Gordon, T.Y. Hilton, Doug Baldwin and more

Eagles

Superstitious Doug Pederson is glad Eagles can't go 4-0 in preseason

Philadelphia Police

Philadelphia police officer in critical condition after suffering gunshot wounds to the face

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