I relish big challenges. In fact, I had been training to climb Africa's tallest mountain, but suddenly I was facing the biggest challenge of my life: lying in bed on 15 liters of oxygen, hungering for...
The percentage of strokes in women age 45 or younger is also increasing, due in part to health conditions that traditionally affect older people, such as obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol, and high blood pressure.
Among for-profit hospital companies nationally, Universal Health Services Inc., of King of Prussia, will benefit the most on a percentage basis from the lower corporate tax rate and other changes in U.S. tax laws that took effect this year.
While ski jumpers can eat as little as 1,300 calories, cross-country skiers can consume as much as 7,000 calories.
As school shootings seem to be increasing in frequency, conversations with our children become more necessary.
City officials said expungement of records would likely require a change in state or federal law.
The first Pa. dispensaries, six of which opened this week, aren't selling anything that looks like it was derived from a plant. There are no flower and no shake. There is nothing that you can put in a pipe and smoke - let alone roll-up into a spliff and fire up. Here's what you'll find.
Balance and flexibility are two components of physical fitness that are greatly under-appreciated, and thus are under-trained. After all, when was the last time you stood on one leg with your eyes closed and called it exercise?
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.
Between Feb. 1 and Feb. 14, the inspectors temporarily closed 19 restaurants, markets, and stores.
Almost 522,000 tons of methane, a greenhouse gas, are emitted by oil and gas operators yearly, the EDF contends. By comparison, only about 112,100 tons of methane get self-reported by the industry, the report states. Scientists say methane is a powerful contributor to climate change.
Chen and his fellow Olympics team members need exquisite body control to spin four times in midair.
If the same resolution is resurrected and repeated year after year, this tells us one thing: Our intentions are persistent, but we aren’t so great at executing. Follow this guide to cultivate healthy habits that last a lifetime.