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Opening of New Medical Marijuana Dispensary Delayed

Opening of New Medical Marijuana Dispensary Delayed

The opening of Delaware's third medical marijuana dispensary has been delayed until next spring. »

'Obamacare' Sign-Ups Top 600K in First Week
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'Obamacare' Sign-Ups Top 600K in First Week

More than 600,000 people signed up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act in the first week of open enrollment, the government said Thursday. That pace tracks with previous years despite persistent political... »

New Contract for Jeanes Hospital Nurses Brings Better Pay

New Contract for Jeanes Hospital Nurses Brings Better Pay

Nurses at Jeanes Hospital have overwhelmingly ratified a new, three-year contract with Temple University Health System — one day before their old contract was set to expire. »

Democrats Win Big With Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion
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Democrats Win Big With Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion

Barack Obama may not be running for anything these days, but his signature health care law was a big winner in Tuesday’s elections, as voters rebelled against Republican lawmakers who have blocked Obamacare's... »

Study: Pain Relievers Worked as Well as Opioids<br /><br />
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Study: Pain Relievers Worked as Well as Opioids

Emergency rooms are where many patients are first introduced to powerful opioid painkillers, but what if doctors offered over-the-counter pills instead? A new study tested that approach on patients with... »

Is it an Emergency? Insurer Makes Patients Question ER Visit
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Is it an Emergency? Insurer Makes Patients Question ER Visit

Alison Wrenne was making waffles for her two young children one morning when abdominal pain forced her to the floor. A neighbor who is a physician assistant urged her to go to the emergency room. Wrong... »

Sharing the Road With Bicyclists
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Sharing the Road With Bicyclists

Bicyclists and drivers share the streets everyday but what does that mean. NBC10's Matt DeLucia looks into the push for more bike lanes. »

Frozen Green Beans Recalled in 12 States Over Listeria Risk

Frozen Green Beans Recalled in 12 States Over Listeria Risk

Nature's Touch Frozen Foods has issued a voluntary recall of its Organic Fine Whole Green Beans because of possible contamination with a bacteria called Listeria monocytogenes, which can cause infections. The... »

Boy With Rare Disease Gets Brand New Skin With Gene Therapy

Boy With Rare Disease Gets Brand New Skin With Gene Therapy

Doctors treating a critically ill boy with a devastating skin disease used experimental gene therapy to create an entirely new skin for most of his body in a desperate attempt to save his life. Two years later,... »

1 Reason Flu Vaccines Are So Lousy: They're Grown in Eggs
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1 Reason Flu Vaccines Are So Lousy: They're Grown in Eggs

Last year's influenza vaccine reduced the number of flu-related visits to the doctor by 42 percent, and the vacine reduced a specific strain of flu virus by even less, according to the Centers for Disease... »

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