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Mothers Against Drunk Driving Will 'Walk Like MADD'
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Mothers Against Drunk Driving Will 'Walk Like MADD'

Malcolm Friend and Ruth Ann Velez are working to end drunk and drugged driving. They talk about the “Walk Like MADD” event Sunday at the Philadelphia Zoo. »

Drug-Resistant Superbugs a 'Fundamental Threat': WHO

Drug-Resistant Superbugs a 'Fundamental Threat': WHO

While antibiotics were once hailed as miracle drugs, they've been abused and overused so much that they are now often useless against fast-evolving bacteria. And that bacterial evolution is far outpacing humans’... »

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. »

Mylan CEO Defends EpiPen Cost to Angry Lawmakers
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Mylan CEO Defends EpiPen Cost to Angry Lawmakers

Outraged Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday grilled the head of pharmaceutical company Mylan about the significant cost increase of its life-saving EpiPens and the profits for a company with sales... »

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... »

Smoking Leaves DNA Damage Years After Quitting: Study

Smoking Leaves DNA Damage Years After Quitting: Study

Most — but not all — DNA damage from smoking fades over time, and the genetic changes occur in clear patterns, researchers reported in an American Heart Association journal Tuesday, according to NBC News. 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. »