Roosevelt went to Brazil four years after leaving the White House to explore the newly discovered “River of Doubt” with a group of naturalists and adventurers.
Monday's free "Scientific Malarkey" panel, one of more than 80 events in the nine-day Philadelphia Science Festival, looks at this and other examples of debunked science. The festival runs through next Saturday, April 29.
The center provides health and social services for the LGBTQ community.
The company experienced a major hack in January. The state health department said it had been assured that security issues were resolved.
According to Daniel Morrissy, DO, a sports medicine physician at Einstein, the detraining effect can kick in within the first 48 hours.
The most common bug last year was campylobacter (kam-pih-loh-BAK'-tur).
They have been in the suburbs for years, and their range is expanding into other big cities. It's not a reason to worry, experts say. But it certainly is interesting.
The FDA is requiring makers of prescription versions codeine and tramadol to change the products' labels to warn against giving them to children under age 12.
Scientists tested a thousand-year-old remedy for eye infection and found it does indeed kill bacteria. Now a Penn researcher is analyzing hundreds of medieval medicines.
Those with no insurance or a lengthy gap may be required to pay what the federal government calls a “shared responsibility payment.”
"It’s good for scientists to step out of the lab and raise their voice and be heard," said Stephanie Noblit, a laboratory scientist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
NEW YORK (AP) - What happened in the 1951 case of Henrietta Lacks, and could it happen again today?
Jeff Hyman's effort is a family affair.
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.
If you keep it up all month, you'll have added 29 small steps that together can mean big changes for your heart.