Health in Norristown, PA

Advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will meet Thursday to consider whether to recommend approval of a gene therapy aimed at restoring vision fo...

This study showed how being out of shape may be associated with a higher likelihood of earlier death and how this compared to smoking or having diabetes,

Eye problems often hide in plain sight, damaging your delicate visual system before you notice any symptoms. Regular eye exams can help your eye doctor spot common eye conditions and treat them before you lose vision. Here are some of the problems he or she seeks—and the therapies that relieve them.

This is why taking a daily walk may be one of the simplest ways to reduce your risk of osteoporosis.

There’s no need to deal with bullying alone. These tips can help.

In the battle against breast cancer, many women turn to mastectomy, or breast removal. While a proven method of survival, for many women this drastic body reshaping serves as a constant reminder of the disease, one that can last long after the cancer is gone. Jennifer Simmons, a breast surgeon at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery …

Obstetrician/Gynecologist and Urogynecologist Donald J. DeBrakeleer, DO, FACOG, talks about surgical and non-surgical interventions available to pregnant wom...

Supermarket chain says 98 stores in six states may have the hummus, which has a "best before" date of Nov. 14

U.S. health officials issued more than 700 warnings in the last decade about dietary supplements​ containing ingredients they shouldn't have

While giving your child fruit juice may seem like a good idea—after all, it’s fruit!—the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends limiting how much juice your child drinks. The AAP recently released a policy statement on the topic of kids and juice.

EAST NORRITON — Of the top 10 leading causes of death in the U.S. Alzheimer's is the only disease that can't be prevented, cured or slowed.

An emergency room doctor making coffee at home put his training to work Friday afternoon to save a gunshot victim.

Let’s stop waiting for insurers to do the right thing and acknowledge illnesses of the brain on par with illnesses of the body.

Our September 2018 playlist includes new tracks by Brockhampton, Yves Tumor, Low, Julia Holter, Robyn, Noname, Joey Purp, Lana Del Rey, Cat Power, Yaeji, Little Simz, IDLES, Adrianne Lenker, Sandro Perri, and more.

The $2.5 million in research grants will allow both hospitals to work together to investigate diseases that have not yet been discovered.

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2Department of Pediatrics
6Deparment of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
7Institute of Medical Biology, Polish Academy of Science, Lodz, Poland.
Address correspondence to: Mortimer Poncz, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3615 Civic Center Boulevard, ARC, Room 317, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA. Phone: 215.590.3574; Email: .
1Division of Hematology, Children’s Hospital of…

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A variety of mental disorders can heighten the risk of suicide in teens. Depression and anxiety can bring the sense of hopelessness and lead to suicidal ideation. Poor coping skills and poor social skills, especially if they stem from Autism or ADHD can be another factor.

There are so many great acts playing Chicago's Riot Fest this weekend and lots of tough conflicts. So if you're trying to decide who to see, here are ten ideas...