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Adult Health

The physical therapist shortage hurts underserved communities and may worsen the addiction crisis

Physical Therapist Shortage

Investigations

3 flight attendants hospitalized after being exposed to fumes at Atlantic City Airport

Baseball

Little League World Series removes bunk beds from dorms after player fell and fractured skull last summer

Transportation

One passenger dead, 19 injured in SEPTA bus crash in Northeast Philly

SEPTA bus crash

Health News

Baby Shark bath toys recalled over risks of impalement, laceration, and puncture injuries

Baby Shark Toys recall

Health News

Peloton recalls 2.2 million bikes due to injuries caused by faulty seat posts

Peloton bike recall

Sixers

Doc Rivers: Joel Embiid's body responded well following Game 2

Phillies

A timeline of Bryce Harper's impossibly fast return from Tommy John surgery

Phillies

Phillies injuries: A pivotal doctor's visit for Bryce Harper is coming up

Sixers

Orthopedic surgeon explains timeline, risks, and treatment for Joel Embiid's knee injury

Sixers

James Harden says sore Achilles has bothered him off and on for months

Sixers

James Harden dealing with 'Achilles soreness' putting availability in doubt for Bulls game

Investigations

Boy hospitalized after becoming entangled in rope ladder at Thrillz adventure park in King of Prussia

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Sixers

Joel Embiid hints he might skip All-Star Game to deal with foot injury

Lawsuits

Former Philadelphia Eagle player awarded $43.5 million in medical malpractice case

Opinion

How will a high ankle sprain affect Patrick Mahomes in the Super Bowl? A surgeon explains

Patrick Mahomes Ankle

Investigations

Woman struck in head by falling concrete slab from Center City apartment building

Walnut Square Apartments

Courts

Family of Little League player who fractured skull in Williamsport files negligence lawsuit in Philly court

Little League Lawsuit

Accidents

Five hospitalized after roller coaster malfunctions at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey

Six Flags El Toro

Adult Health

Many musicians develop overuse injuries, but specialized treatment is becoming more prevalent

Overuse injuries musicians

Sixers

Joel Embiid undergoes procedures to deal with multiple hand injuries

Adult Health

Risk of rotator cuff injuries increases among people with sex-hormone deficiencies

Shoulder pain

Accidents

SEPTA trolley crashes with freight train in Darby; operator and six passengers injured

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Children's Health

Ulnar collateral ligament injuries still on the rise in young baseball pitchers

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Sixers

Q&A: Local medical expert explains Joel Embiid's meniscus injury and path forward

Sixers

Sixers' Joel Embiid has small lateral meniscus tear, to be managed day-to-day

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Animal bites — when you should seek medical attention

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Fitness

Choosing the right athletic shoe can reduce injury risk this spring

Athletic shoes and injury

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How to avoid a hip fracture

Film X-ray hip radiograph show broken hip bone

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

Fitness

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

Stress fractures female runners

Sixers

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

Sixers

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

Sixers

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

Explosives

Kensington child suffers severe hand injuries after explosive device goes off

Explosives fireworks injury

Sixers

Sixers' Zhaire Smith will miss Orlando restart with knee injury

Prevention

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

Fireworks safety tips

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Tips for preventing falls and injuries

Senior couple on a walk in a park

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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