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Wet Weather Causes ‘Bug Boom’

Large amounts of rain are to blame for the extra mosquito bites you may receive over your holiday weekend. NBC10’s Tim Furlong has some tips to prevent the bugs from ruining the fun. »

Pennsylvania Backs Off Plan to Change Nursing Home Payments

The Wolf administration is backing off a proposal to restructure Medicaid payments to nursing homes that a trade association found would have rewarded 13 homes accused by Pennsylvania state prosecutors... »

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Penn Presbyterian Will Treat Pope Francis in an Emergency: Sources

Should Pope Francis have a medical emergency during his visit to Philadelphia in September, he will be taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center's new trauma center in University City, sources with knowledge of... »

Some People Seeking Sunburns - Just for the 'Art'

While most people avoid sunburns at all costs, there are some who welcome them, all in the name of "art." »

One Woman's Message to Philly Seniors: Stay Sexy

Sex is probably the one subject you don't bring up with your parents, but it's the main topic of conversation when Theresa Clark, 56, visits senior centers in Philadelphia. »

Woman's Measles Death the 1st in U.S. Since 2003

A Washington woman died from measles in the spring — the first measles death in the U.S. since 2003 and the first in the state since 1990, health officials said Thursday. The woman, who was not identified... »

Study Shows a Good Appetizer May Spoil Your Meal

Worried about spoiling your main course when eating out? The quality of your appetizer may have something to do with how well you enjoy your entree. »

Allowing Kids to Get Medical Marijuana in NJ Schools Now Up to Christie

The New Jersey Senate has given final legislative approval to a measure allowing medical marijuana at schools. »

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Sugary Drinks May Kill 184,000 People Each Year: Study

Consumption of soda, energy beverages, and other sugary drinks may be linked to 184,000 adult deaths each year worldwide, according to research published Tuesday in the journal Circulation. »

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