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Addiction

Scientists identify gene that increases risk of cannabis addiction

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Children's Health

Suicide rates soar among young females, narrowing long-standing gender gap, study says

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Children's Health

How much speech do unborn children hear? It varies

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Adult Health

Americans are OK with adults using Adderall at work – but not athletes or students

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Illness

Appendix removal is associated with higher rate of Parkinson’s disease, new study says

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Children's Health

Autism can be reliably detected months earlier than current screening guidelines

Autism Spectrum Disorder Screening Study

Children's Health

Do e-cigarettes contain nicotine? Teens don't always know

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Senior Health

Brain stimulation may reverse seniors' memory loss, study finds

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Alternative Medicine

Medical marijuana and CBD are taking off: can it help you?

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Studies

Philly is a good representation of the United States’ demographics, study says

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Studies

Millennials will take lower pay at work for more free time, study on work-life balance says

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Children's Health

The anti-vaccination movement is about more than autism

Vaccine Anti-Vaxxers Study

Illness

Here's why cancer commonly spreads to the liver

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Illness

One dose of skin cancer treatment can send melanoma patients into remission, Penn Medicine study finds

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Illness

Days before heading to ER, patients Google symptoms, illnesses

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Weather

Climate change could make Philly feel like Memphis by 2080

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Mental Health

A month without Facebook impacts your well-being, according to new study

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Television

Study: New Jersey is cutting the cord less than any state in the country

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Mental Health

Parents are generally unaware their children have suicidal thoughts

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Health Insurance

High prices make U.S. the biggest health care spender among developed countries

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Adult Health

Nearly 20 percent of U.S. adults believe they have a food allergy – but only 10 percent do

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Healthy Eating

Drinking soda, sweetened drinks linked to chronic kidney disease, study finds

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Men's Health

Marijuana use may impact genetic makeup of sperm

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Mental Health

Gift giving sustains happiness over time, research finds

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Children's Health

Car crashes are killing fewer American children, but gun-related deaths show no sign of falling

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Prevention

41 percent of Americans don't plan on getting their flu shots this year

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Health News

Penn Medicine determines why people lack hair on their palms and soles

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Health News

Teen's science experiment uncovers roundworm contamination at Montgomery County parks

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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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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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Health News

Increased fasting could lead to a longer life

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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 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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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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Health News

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

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