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Zuckerbergs Pledge $3B to 'Cure, Prevent or Manage All Disease'

Zuckerbergs Pledge $3B to 'Cure, Prevent or Manage All Disease'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have a lofty new goal: to cure, manage or eradicate all disease by the end of this century. To this end, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, their... »

Jessie’s Day Funds Scholarships for Student Organ Transplant Recipients
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Jessie’s Day Funds Scholarships for Student Organ Transplant Recipients

The 14th Annual Jessie's Day "Give the Gift of Scholarship" event on Sunday at the Independence Seaport Museum funds scholarships to college students who have received organ transplants in honor of the... »

Temple Grandin Achievement Award
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Temple Grandin Achievement Award

South Jersey’s Durand Foundation provides opportunities for people with developmental and learning disabilities. The foundation’s executive director, Ray Cristofoletti, gives us the details on their big event. »

Listeria Fears Spur Whole Wheat Eggo Recall

Listeria Fears Spur Whole Wheat Eggo Recall

Kellogg is recalling about 10,000 cases of Eggo Nutri-Grain whole wheat waffles over the possibility they were contaminated with Listeria bacteria. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the... »

Chipotle's New Push to Convince People Its Food Is Safe

Chipotle's New Push to Convince People Its Food Is Safe

Chipotle is making another push to convince people that its food won't make them sick, with plans to run more newspaper and digital ads outlining the safety steps it has taken since last year's E. »

Fitness Trackers No Guarantee for Weight Loss
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Fitness Trackers No Guarantee for Weight Loss

A new study suggests wearing a fitness tracker to tally the number of steps you take in a day doesn't necessarily mean the numbers on the scale will come down. The University of Pittsburgh recruited more... »

WURD Hosts 'Brain Strain' Symposium at Franklin Institute
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WURD Hosts 'Brain Strain' Symposium at Franklin Institute

President and CEO of WURD Radio, Sara Lomax-Reesek, talks about the Brain Strain Symposium. The event at the Franklin Institute will focus on the effects of trauma on children's education. »

Drexel Medical School Names New Regional Medical Campus

Drexel Medical School Names New Regional Medical Campus

The Drexel University College of Medicine has named a suburban Philadelphia hospital as its sixth regional medical campus. »

Zika Mosquitoes Can Survive Over Next Months in Southern US
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Zika Mosquitoes Can Survive Over Next Months in Southern US

The potential for an abundant population of the mosquito that carries the Zika virus remains moderate or high through November in the southernmost cities of the U.S., a study shows. »