Studies

Senior Health

Critical procedure available for more stroke victims

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Adult Health

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

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Health News

Increased fasting could lead to a longer life

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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 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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Healthy Eating

No amount of alcohol is a 'safe' amount of alcohol, new research says

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Health News

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

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Parenting

Consumer baby monitors produce inaccurate readings, CHOP study finds

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Health News

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

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Studies

Study: Low-carb diets linked to higher mortality, so eat some bread

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Health News

Study: Blue light from smartphones is killing your eyesight

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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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Health News

Study: Heatwave-related deaths to dramatically increase by 2080

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Wellness

Struggling to lose weight? Your gut may be to blame

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Senior Health

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

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Opioids

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

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Mental Health

Climate change may increase suicide rates, study shows

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Adult Health

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

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Illness

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

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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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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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Opioids

Opioid-related deaths in Pennsylvania are way higher than the numbers show

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Health News

Your toddler is almost definitely consuming too much sugar

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Studies

More women became billionaires in 2017 than men, study finds

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Wildlife

Researchers studying skin disease 'epidemic' among Pennsylvania black bears

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Cancer Research

Penn's tumor vaccine shows promise to fight cancer in early tests

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Social Media

On Twitter, fake news travels more rapidly than real news

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Youth

Report: In Philadelphia, HPV vaccination rate lags behind other youth vaccines

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Medical Research

Jefferson researchers find promise for improving stem cell therapy after heart attack

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Sleep

Here's how much more sleep Americans are getting on average

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Research

Drexel study: For college grads, smoking ban in restaurants helps curb the habit

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Transportation

Study puts a number on bicyclists' road compliance

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Housing

Study: Most Philly neighborhoods are still recovering from the recession

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Nutrition

Penn study: Sleep may explain link between fish consumption, intelligence

Transportation

Study ranks Philly among most dangerous U.S. cities for cyclists

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Research

Penn leading $4 million effort to improve brain injury diagnosis, treatment

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Research

Penn study: Minorities are less likely to see a doctor for common skin disease

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Research

Drexel study: People might prefer food made from trash

Research

Canola oil may worsen Alzheimer's disease, Temple researchers say

Rankings

Ocean City named the most tax-friendly place for New Jersey retirees

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