• July 2, 2015

    A mural to fight gambling addiction in South Philly might also target new casino

    A new mural depicting the dangers of gambling addiction is up in a South Philadelphia neighborhood that's full of immigrants from Southeast Asia....
  • July 2, 2015

    Health care collaboratives aim to help Medicaid enrollees in three NJ cities

    Three health care collaboratives in New Jersey now have state approval to share patient information in an effort to improve the health of people in th...
  • July 2, 2015 |  The Pulse

    Does beginner's luck really exist or is it all in our heads?

    Beginner's luck. It's an idea that's been around for generations. It even has its own Wikipedia page. But does it really exist?
  • July 2, 2015

    Philadelphia's smoking rate drops, but still stays higher than other major cities

    Throughout the 2000s, the number of Philadelphia smokers remained stubbornly high, regularly topping a quarter of the adult population. A new survey o...
  • July 2, 2015 |  The Pulse

    How will California's new vaccine exemption standards impact parental attitudes?

    California passed a hotly contested law this week which bans the use of religious and personal belief exemptions from vaccinations. Now parents can no...
  • July 2, 2015 |  The Pulse

    When being the only girl in the room results in the perfect career

    Her first love was opera, but when an audition with a famous opera singer fell through, Lucy Rorke-Adams decided she would become a doctor.
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