University of Pennsylvania physicians said some strokes occurred in patients who were unaware they suffered from atrial fibrillation.
Better communication with residents and government transparency. Efficiency and cost savings. Public health and a clean environment. These are the goals for local governments aiming to be more sustainable.
The CDC still wants you to get it because it works against some types of flu and may still reduce the number of people who get really sick or die.
Suggestions on what signs to look for and how to make things safer at home.
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.
Kymriah, the first-of-its-kind CAR T-cell therapy, has been called "revolutionary" for saving children from terminal leukemia. But some experts question the effectiveness and cost of Novartis $475,000 drug, pioneered at the University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
The woman had dementia and a history of wandering. She walked out of her independent-living facility on a cold night and couldn't figure out how to get back in.
Smaller, more affordable 3-D printers and scanners, along with third-party software, now allow dental professionals to make the braces in hours from start to finish overnight and for less cost.
New reports from New Jersey and Pennsylvania both show cases are up. Hospital officials say they're seeing it, too.
When a patient came in, clutching the results of a genetic testing kit that indicated she was at risk of early heart disease, he decided to explore this branch of do-it-yourself health care. What he found was surprising and a little scary.
Six years ago, surgeons cut away some of the muscle in Justin Vigile's heart. These days he is rocking with the NFL.
The first-of-its kind warranty comes as the breast implant industry is being roiled by the mysterious disease, called breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma.
It's okay to stay home when you're sick. If you don't want to do it for yourself, do it for the rest of us.