It was understandable that the energy-emitting devices, the ultrasonic liposuction system, and the probes were the focus of the hospital's attention. We considered three possible ways the probes might have caused punctures:
Q. How would Medicare coverage change under the Republicans' health care bill? Would the annual free wellness exams be eliminated?
Physicians love acronyms, and this one seems appropriate for pediatrics: PANDAS, which stands for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptoccal Infections.
William Howard Taft was our heaviest president, weighing in at 320 pounds when he took office in 1909, and as much as 340 pounds when he left four years...
The corporate parent of Terminix has reached a tentative agreement to pay $87 million to a Wilmington family sickened by dangerous pesticides at a vacation condominium in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The nights are getting hotter in Philadelphia, and it has nothing to do with nightlife.
Overnight temperatures have been creeping upward for the last 25 years, more robustly than daytime highs, and health experts say that is a cause for concern.
What happens when some of Hollywood's sculpted, professionally toned bodies come to town?
Over plates of grilled chicken, quinoa, and haricots verts, they talk about the obesity epidemic.
The temperature hit 97 degrees on day one of the Democratic National Convention, and it was expected to hit 95 on Tuesday.
If one envisions a calm, soothing environment in which to breast-feed or pump breast milk, the chaos of the Wells Fargo Center this week probably is not it.
In car after car, the trouble spot was the same:
Hairline cracks along a joint where contractors had welded steel plates no bigger than an ice cream sandwich.
New parents: Did the hospital temporarily label your newborn with the first name of "Babyboy" or "Babygirl"?
If so, double-check the label when nurses give you a bottle of breast milk. There is a small chance that the milk came from another mother.
SEPTA's Silverliner V cars were sidelined by a problem that has dogged mechanical engineers for as long as they have worked with metal: fatigue.
Parents, we've all been there in the dark of night. Staggering half-asleep into the wailing baby's bedroom and quickly administering a bottle or breast so everyone can collapse back into bed.