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Singing, Dancing Robot Brings AI to CHOP's Little Patients
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Singing, Dancing Robot Brings AI to CHOP's Little Patients

A robot that will bring a mix of artificial intelligence and playfulness to young patients at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia met his new friends at a ceremony inside the West Philly medical facility... »

Vitamin E Now a Focus of Probe Into Some Vaping Illnesses

Vitamin E Now a Focus of Probe Into Some Vaping Illnesses

Health officials in New York say vitamin E acetate is now a focus of their investigation into vaping-related respiratory illnesses that have sickened 34 people in that state, NBC News reported. There have been... »

NJ Pond Ruled Unsafe Due to Growing Algae Bloom
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NJ Pond Ruled Unsafe Due to Growing Algae Bloom

Burlington County is warning people and their pets to stay out of the pond at Amico Island State Park. Dangerous algae has grown out of control in the water, health officials said. »

Annual Radiothon to 'Help Our Kids' Underway
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Annual Radiothon to 'Help Our Kids' Underway

Nemours Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children is hosting its annual Help Our Kids Radiothon. Touching stories of patients and their families will air live on the radio over two days as people call in to... »

NYC Health Officials Say Measles Outbreak Has Ended

NYC Health Officials Say Measles Outbreak Has Ended

A measles outbreak concentrated in Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods in New York City is over, meaning an emergency order mandating vaccines will be lifted, health officials said Tuesday. The officials said... »

After 3rd Vaping-Related Death, CDC Warns Against E-Cig Use
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After 3rd Vaping-Related Death, CDC Warns Against E-Cig Use

Indiana health officials say they've confirmed that a resident died from severe lung injury linked to vaping, as U.S. health officials once again urged people to stop vaping as they investigate. »

The Importance of Pre-Concussion Testing for Student Athletes
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The Importance of Pre-Concussion Testing for Student Athletes

Sadar Psychological in Valley Forge offers students athletes and their families help with free baseline concussion testing. »

Michigan to Become 1st State to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes
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Michigan to Become 1st State to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer moved Wednesday to make her state the first to ban flavored electronic cigarettes, accusing companies of using candy flavors and deceptive advertising to "hook children on... »

Vision, Hearing Loss Linked to Teen's Junk Food Diet: Report

Vision, Hearing Loss Linked to Teen's Junk Food Diet: Report

The junk-food laden diet of a British teen and long-time “fussy eater” may have contributed to the deterioration of his vision and hearing, NBC News reported Tuesday, citing a new report published in the... »

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in 2 Montco Communities

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in 2 Montco Communities

Residents in parts of two Montgomery County communities are being urged to boil their water until further notice due to a water main break. »

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