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Bucks County Researchers On Hunt for Hepatitis B Cure

A Canadian drug company with research facilities in Bucks County expects to begin human testing of four potential hepatitis B treatments during the first half of next year. »

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Years After Sandy It Still Takes Toll on Mental Health

A new study says the lingering effects of Superstorm Sandy are taking a toll on the mental health of New Jersey residents impacted by the storm. »

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Legionnaire’s Disease at Local University

Officials at a suburban Philadelphia university say an employee has tested positive for Legionnaires' disease and eight campus buildings had higher-than-acceptable levels of the bacteria. »

Health Systems Sue N.J. to Block New Law

Virtua and Capital Health System filed a lawsuit Monday against the state of New Jersey seeking to block the recently approved emergency medical services law that allows Cooper University Hospital to take... »

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Sewage in Storm Drain Closes Jersey Shore Beach

A section of the beach in Ocean City, New Jersey was closed Thursday because of some sewage that got into a storm drain. »

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Popular Jersey Shore Beaches Reopen After Ocean Water Concerns

North Carolina and Pennsylvania avenue beaches in Atlantic City reopened Thursday after ocean water concerns. »

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Climate Change Could Be Culprit in Rise of Legionnaires' Cases

The number of reported cases of Legionnaires’ disease is on the rise in the United States and researchers say the increase could be partly a result of climate change. More than three times as many cases... »

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2 Dead, 31 Sick Amid 'Unusual' Legionnaires' Outbreak in NYC

Nearly three dozen cases of Legionnaires' disease, a severe, often lethal, form of pneumonia spread through the air, have been reported in the Bronx over the last two weeks in what the Health Department... »

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Pregnant Women Fear Transportation Trouble During Papal Visit

There is a growing concern about how people will move around inside the city during the papal visit. Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter says he's hearing from pregnant women about how they will get to local... »

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