• May 27, 2017

    Community mourns unexpected death of overdose prevention activist

    People trying to prevent more opioid overdoses in Philadelphia are reeling from the unexpected death of Paul Yabor, 56, a longtime local and national ...
  • May 26, 2017 |  Speak Easy

    Essay: 'People die of stigma. They don't die from heroin.'

    It seemed particularly cruel that Paul Yabor, 55, an activist in the HIV/AIDs and harm reduction communities who suffered from a substance use disorde...
  • May 25, 2017

    New Jersey considers tracking EMS responses, outcomes to improve service

    New Jersey would establish a system to track and analyze responses to medical emergencies if a bill introduced in New Jersey's Legislature become...
  • May 25, 2017

    Councilwoman wants Philly to cover IVF procedures for non-union workers

    A Philadelphia councilwoman wants to guarantee non-unionized city workers get the right kind of health coverage to start a family.
  • May 25, 2017 |  The Pulse

    Homeowners, spate of animal deaths may come down to yew

    Drop-dead gorgeous plant kills big game in the Rocky Mountain West.
  • May 25, 2017 |  The Pulse

    Holy water: reclaiming an ancient Jewish ritual

    After breast cancer and chemotherapy, Rachell Goldberg has a modern take on the mikvah.
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