• April 17, 2014 |  The Pulse

    When it comes to attractiveness of beards, it's about what's rare, not the hair

    New research shows that when beards or clean shaven faces are more rare in a population, they are more attractive.
  • April 16, 2014

    As autism rate rises, N.J. group pushes for more help

    As national autism awareness month continues, an advocacy group says the developmental disease is becoming more prevalent in New Jersey.
  • April 16, 2014

    Plan for seismic tests off N.J. coast stirs opposition

    Some scientific testing planned off the Jersey coast by the National Science Foundation and three universities is facing opposition.
  • April 16, 2014

    Penn study: patients more satisfied with treatment when part of decisions

    Increasingly, physicians are realizing patients get better care when they move away from the paternalistic attitude of 'doctor always knows best.'
  • 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...