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Camp Freedom Brings Kids With Diabetes Together

At Camp Freedom all of its attendants share a special bond, they all have diabetes. This camp isn't just fun and games though; what kids are learning, from how to count carbs to taking blood sugar,... »

FluMist Nasal Spray Vaccine Doesn't Work: Experts

Experts area saying the needle-free FluMist influenza vaccine has not protected against flu for years and should not be used this coming flu season, NBC News reported. The decision could nerve pediatricians... »

Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine

Americans spend a substantial part of out-of-pocket health care costs on alternative medicine, such as acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic care and natural supplements, even though there is little evidence some... »

Anti-Doping Summit Convenes After Russia Ban

Olympic leaders met Tuesday to consider further measures to crack down on doping ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in the wake of the ban on Russian track and field athletes. IOC President Thomas Bach... »

'Toxic' Overdoses Skyrocket in Delaware

Delaware officials are raising concerns about the sharp increase in the number of overdose deaths linked to the drug fentanyl. »

Zika Epidemic Has Doubled Abortion Requests: Study

The epidemic of Zika virus has caused a spike in requests for abortion help in countries that ban or restrict abortions, researchers said Wednesday. Several women whose fetuses have shown evidence of possible... »

300 Charged in Nation's Largest Health Care Fraud Bust

About 300 people in more than half the states have been charged in the largest crackdown to date on health care fraud, federal authorities announced Wednesday. According to the Departments of Justice... »


Dancing In Support of Mighty Mia

"Mighty Mia" Marchesani was diagnosed with Sarcoma in February but that didn't stop her from doing what she loves, this Friday you can see her and the girls at Chester Valley Dance Academy dancing in support of... »


Experimental Zika Vaccine to Begin Human Testing

An experimental vaccine for the Zika virus is due to begin human testing in the coming weeks, after getting the green light from U.S. health officials. Inovio Pharmaceuticals said Monday it received clearance... »