Health | NBC 10 Philadelphia
Health

Health

Latest News and Information To Keep Your Family Healthy

Houston-Area Infant Death Linked to Zika
Video

Houston-Area Infant Death Linked to Zika

Texas health officials confirmed Tuesday that an infant who passed away shortly after birth in Harris County had microcephaly linked to the Zika virus. The mother was infected with Zika while traveling in Latin... »

Dutch Cyclist Who Crashed Still in Hospital, Thanks Fans

Dutch Cyclist Who Crashed Still in Hospital, Thanks Fans

A Dutch cyclist thanked her fans for their support after she suffered a horrible crash during the women’s road race final in Rio on Sunday. »

Lethal Heroin Makes Rounds in South Jersey County
Video

Lethal Heroin Makes Rounds in South Jersey County

A batch of lethal heroin is circulating in South Jersey, prompting Gloucester County authorities to issue a warning to the public. Police in the county had to administer Narcan to revive three people who... »

French Gymnast's Leg Snaps During Olympic Vault

French Gymnast's Leg Snaps During Olympic Vault

A member of the French men's gymnastics team suffered a horrific injury Saturday that ended his Olympic hopes in Rio. Samir Ait Said broke his left leg below the knee during his dismount on the vault on Day 1... »

Navigation App Launches New Alerts to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

Navigation App Launches New Alerts to Prevent Hot Car Deaths

More than two dozen children have died in hot cars this year -- a statistic that compelled the makers of Waze, a popular traffic app, to add a feature that reminds you when you're traveling with a child. »

Cupping Marks Dot Phelps, Other Team USA Athletes

Cupping Marks Dot Phelps, Other Team USA Athletes

Eagle-eyed Olympic observers probably noticed on Saturday those small, circular marks on the backs and shoulders of several Team USA athletes, including members of the men’s gymnastics team and even all-world... »

French Gymnast Who Broke Leg in Rio Vows 2020 Return

French Gymnast Who Broke Leg in Rio Vows 2020 Return

A member of the French men's gymnastics team suffered a horrific injury Saturday that ended his Olympic hopes in Rio. Samir Ait Said broke his left leg below the knee during his dismount on the vault on Day 1... »

Mosquito Repellent Now Covered by Medicaid

Mosquito Repellent Now Covered by Medicaid

Medicaid recipients can now get benefit coverage for over-the-counter mosquito repellents. »

Buxco Mom Tells Story of Son's Suicide

Buxco Mom Tells Story of Son's Suicide

When Karen Zegel's son killed himself nearly two years ago, she was left not only with an irreparable hole in her heart but countless gut-wrenching questions. What could have driven an intelligent, kind... »