Blue light helps us see screens, but it also a high-energy wavelength that can harm vision, disrupt sleep cycles, and lead to headaches or neck and shoulder pain.
Wills Eye hospital is testing an experimental, laser-activated drug that selectively targets ocular melanoma. If successful, it would be the first therapy to preserve vision.
An estimated 14 million women experience postpartum hemorrhage, and more than 100,000 die from it.
As the U.S. experiences the most dramatic two-year increase in road-related fatalities in decades, bills that would toughen seat belt enforcement are pending in Alabama, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina and Vermont.
Every week in Des Moines, Iowa, the employees of a small nonprofit collect bins of unexpired prescription drugs tossed out by nursing homes after residents died, moved out or no longer needed them. The drugs are given to patients who couldn’t otherwise afford them.
BOSTON (AP) - Researchers have taken an important step toward better lung cancer treatment by using blood tests to track genetic changes in tumors as they progress from their very earliest stages.
Amy Reed's improbable survival earlier this month after a cardiac arrest was miraculous. Despite her superb care, her husband has been troubled by the assumptions and perceptions of some of her caretakers.
Where do you start? What will the child understand - if anything at all?
That was exactly the dilemma my family faced last year, after my wife’s diagnosis with late stage metastasized melanoma.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - U.S. regulators are warning consumers to avoid 65 bogus products hawked on the internet with false claims that they can cure, treat, diagnose or prevent cancer.
A program designed to address the shortage of doctors in rural and poor urban areas could be in peril unless Congress acts.
Laws in more than half the states are likely to prevent nurses from writing prescriptions for the anti-addiction medication in rural areas that need it most.
There's more to a speedy recovery than surgery and meds, University of Pennsylvania Health System professionals attest at their annual Innovation Accelerator Pitch Day,
A study suggested that, as a group, employees with a criminal background are a better pool for employers.
The device stimulates a key nerve with electricity.
The fundraiser will be part of a four-day “beer runner’s summit” that includes several fun runs in Center City and beyond, plus a symposium about the science of “beer hydration.”