Rock stars' early, drug-related deaths may be about more than fame and fortune. Scientists are reconsidering their formative years.
Motor vehicle deaths go up on Election Day. And, no, it doesn't matter who wins.
Youth violence is a big and complex problem, especially in Philly. Can an initiative that encourages city students to close their eyes and sit still for 30 minutes a day help address its stress-related consequences?
Research shows that the impact of violence - tragedies like those in Aurora, Colo., and Oak Creek, Wisc. - extends far beyond those who experience it. What does that mean for Philadelphia?
The abuse of adults by their children, caretakers, or other trusted individuals is horrific and damaging. It also is increasing.
For nearly 20 years, the Violence Against Women Act has largely avoided controversy. No more. Luckily, cooler heads seem to have prevailed - without a vote to spare.