"This experience changed our thinking about how to approach other amputees," said Dr. Jonathan Wood.
Even without congressional action, the executive branch can find ways to doom the Affordable Care Act, largely through neglect.
Wayne Atkins thought little of the blisters he had gotten while hiking. But then he started feeling ill.
If flavored milk is taken away in school, most kids will adjust to drinking plain milk, a recent study found.
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines - more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure.
Gregory Auriemma, a New Jersey hiker, was found dead last week in the White Mountains.
A long-standing piece of medical advice does not hold up under scrutiny, Penn researchers say.
The Swann Fountain Insect Survey is an urban entomology project that uses the insects gathered from the water in Philadelphia's famous fountain to study the city's environment.
On issues including depression, addiction, and campus assault, women often do better with female-focused care, as Villanova nursing experts are teaching their students.
On July 2, 1881, barely four months after his inauguration, James Garfield was shot with a .44 caliber revolver. What could have saved him?
Because I'm one of the very few lucky ones, I feel it is my duty to speak up and share some of the critical things that I have learned in what is now a new era in cancer care.
Yeast is always present. However, infections occur when it overgrows.
Seven in 10 sleep-related infant deaths in Philadelphia occurred when a child was put in an unsafe place, usually an adult bed. It's all too easy for a child to be accidentally smothered by another person, or by soft pillows, toys or clothes.
New Hampshire authorities said they were working to retrieve the body of Gregory Auriemma, the head of the Ocean County chapter of the Sierra Club, from a rugged, remote area.
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.