Most falls occur because of items carelessly left on the floor, or slipping on the way out of the tub. Fortunately, these scenarios are wholly preventable.
Jeff Draine did a rare thing. He told his bosses about his diagnosis and asked for help so he could keep teaching.
My situation would almost be comical if it wasn't so frustrating. I'm Italian. I love to entertain, cook, bake and eat. Don't get me started on my meatballs.
Elite athletes get a different kind of surgery after this common knee injury, and need more time to recover.
CHOP is pairing with an Australia's Zelda Therapeutics for what some advocates say could be the first major effort in the U.S. to study the effects of medical marijuana in children with autism.
ACL injuries are notorious problem for pro athletes like Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz, and also to weekend warriors. Learn more about this injury and how to protect yourself.
Grassroots health program finds that peer education works to empower women to help other women and their babies.
Yes, you made it through Thanksgiving but you still have three more weeks filled with cookies and desserts at office parties, holiday happy hours and family gatherings.
One theory: As hearing gets worse, you have to work harder to function in the world. That may drain cognitive energy from other tasks, contributing to impairment.
Finances, gift-giving and, yes, difficult family members all contribute to higher levels of stress during the holiday season. Now, thanks to a Philadelphia startup, there's an app for that.
To provide you with the timely, credible, in-depth resources you need to eat healthy, get fit, raise a family and be a smart health consumer, we have compiled a panel of experts from around the region.
Carson Wentz's injury is bringing the focus back to ACL injuries, which usually lead to surgery. But with or without surgery, arthritis -- at younger ages than usual -- can also be a consequence of this injury.