• April 15, 2014

    60th anniversary of polio vaccine, first administered in Pa.

    If you're of a certain age, you may remember as a child being given a sugar cube in a small paper cup. But what you may thought was a treat was i...
  • April 15, 2014

    Methadone clinics under fire during Philly City Council hearings

    While public health officials support methadone clinics, Philadelphia City Council members often are reluctant to have them located in their districts...
  • April 15, 2014 |  Technically Philly

    ‘N3rd Street’ official unveiling ceremony [photos]

  • April 15, 2014

    Lawmakers, e-cigarette advocates agree on banning sales to kids

    There's a bit of common ground emerging in the contentious debate over the regulation of electronic cigarettes. Many e-cigarettes users, lawmake...
  • April 14, 2014

    Recent jail deaths raise questions about detox protocols

    The recent deaths of two Bucks County inmates are raising questions about drug-detox protocols in prisons.
  • April 14, 2014 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Could Twitter be damaging to your love life?

    Twitter and other social networking services have revolutionized the way people create and maintain relationships. However, new research shows that Tw...
  • April 14, 2014

    College students flocked to STEM fields during Great Recession

    The number of American college students pursuing degrees in science and technology soared during the Great Recession.
  • April 14, 2014

    Immunity to Lyme disease bacteria is strain-specific

    Lyme disease affects approximately 30,000 Americans every year, mostly in the Northeast — although that geographical range is spreading.