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.
A woman in her late 60s came into the emergency room with profound fatigue and shortness of breath that persisted for a full day.
Philadelphia Police Officer Wendy McGrody began a recent fifth-grade DARE lesson at Cramp Elementary in the Kensington/Fairhill neighborhood by navigating...
About 2,000 or more protesters will participate in a sister rally to the main Peoples Climate March in Washington — at the same time thousands will be in the city to attend NFL draft events.
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.
The event began with several speeches on the north side of City Hall by the organizers, who sought to tie the administration's support for fossil fuels to environmental degradation that was particularly harmful for the poor and disadvantaged.
Are tight hips keeping you from hitting your stride? With the 38th annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run just around the corner, now is the perfect time...
Lawyers argued not only that the mesh was defective, but that Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Ethicon had concealed the risks of the product even as they were marketing it.
Leftovers will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at more than 100 locations in the Philly region alone, many but not all of them at local police stations.
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.
New government rules could be pushed back again if grocery stores, convenience stores and pizza delivery chains get their way.
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.
This week, I’m showing you how to do an honest kneeling step up using my tried-and-true Dead Stop Method.
Solarize Philly will offer discounted installations and, separately, job training for students who seek a career in solar installations.