Research

Men's Health

Newly-found gene variation may boost risk of erectile dysfunction

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Mental Health

Temple lands $2.6 million grant to reduce dental anxiety

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Illness

Prostate removal helps cancer patients live longer than more common treatments

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Soda Tax

Philadelphia’s soda tax is just making people buy their sugary drinks outside city limits

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Senior Health

Penn Medicine doctor's 5K raises thousands each year to benefit Alzheimer's research

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Children's Health

Infant walkers still landing babies in the hospital

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Senior Health

Critical procedure available for more stroke victims

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Odd News

Is Pluto a planet after all? New research says yes, though the debate rages on

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Health News

Increased fasting could lead to a longer life

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Prevention

Blood test could be 'holy grail' for lung cancer screenings

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Adult Health

Excessive sleepiness during the day could be a warning sign of Alzheimer's

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Illness

The dirtiest part of an airport isn't the bathrooms

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Women's Health

New clues could help doctors predict breast cancer relapse

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Health Studies

Penn State wants to pay you $300 to eat one avocado per day for six months – for science

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Alternative Medicine

A marijuana compound may counteract psychosis

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Health News

Surprise! There are tiny tunnels running through your head

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Health News

Lack of sleep could be as risky for your heart as smoking

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Parenting

Consumer baby monitors produce inaccurate readings, CHOP study finds

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Health News

Jefferson Health researchers identify cause of skin cancer in Butterfly Syndrome patients

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Children's Health

CDC: Most infants not breastfed for recommended length

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Health News

Black men more likely to accept health screenings from black doctors, study finds

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Health News

Study: Blue light from smartphones is killing your eyesight

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Illness

Flip a switch and shut down seizures?

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Prevention

Prenatal whooping cough vaccine does not increase risk of autism, study says

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Children's Health

Many U.S. school districts unprepared for infectious disease outbreaks

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Wellness

Struggling to lose weight? Your gut may be to blame

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Health News

FDA approves cancer treatment tested by Penn researchers

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Senior Health

Risk of developing Alzheimer's disease tied to liver, study finds

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Healthy Eating

AAP: hundreds of common food additives may pose health risks for children

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Mental Health

Climate change may increase suicide rates, study shows

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Opioids

Sprained an ankle? In some states, opioid prescriptions are common treatment

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Adult Health

Hormones may increase women's risk of Alzheimer's disease

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The Arts

Nat'l Center for Arts Research ranks Philly 11th for Top 40 Most Vibrant Arts Communities

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Mental Health

Beef jerky and other cured meats could lead to bipolar and manic episodes

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Illness

Study: More young Americans are dying of liver disease caused by alcoholism

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Mental Health

Frequent digital media usage may be linked to ADHD symptoms in adolescents

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Health News

Expectant mothers may lower autism risk through diet alterations, study finds

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Eagles

Eagles fans: Were years of heartbreak worth Super Bowl LII triumph?

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Mental Health

Pregnant millennials may be more depressed than previous generation, study finds

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Prevention

Drexel conference focuses on how to keep EMTs safe from violence

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Parenting

Parents regularly use their phones while driving their children, study shows

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Health Stories

Do neckties pose a health hazard? Jim Gardner seems to think so

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Men's Health

Eating nuts may improve sperm quantity and vitality

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Health News

Brain stimulation can reduce physical and sexual assaults – study

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Mental Health

New research challenges a treatment left-handed people receive for mental health

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Neuroscience

Penn Medicine launches first neuroaesthetics research center in United States

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