The Fox Chase Cancer Center senior director of community outreach recently co-authored a paper on ways to decrease cancer care disparities in medically underserved communities in America. Here, she shares some strategies.
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Cancer screenings are down this year, which is an issue that should concern us all.
Take a look at the medical marvels being pioneered right here.
With the season of family gatherings upon us, here are five ways to make your holiday celebrations safer for all.
A local health policy expert breaks down what each presidential candidate plans to do with the existing health-care law and how it might affect Philadelphians.
MBF Therapeutics is applying its expertise in developing gene-based vaccines for use in pets to discover a vaccine that’ll provide longer-lasting immunity to the coronavirus.
Experts weigh in on the often misconstrued form of resistance to the spread of infectious disease and explain why it might not be the best way to bring the COVID-19 pandemic to an end.
MedCoShare has established the city’s first co-working space for independent healthcare practitioners, a cheaper alternative to traditional office space leasing.
Autumn’s arrival means Philadelphians will have to keep themselves safe from both the coronavirus and the flu. Experts give their best advice on how to stay healthy this fall.
There is no cure for migraine headaches, but Ctrl M Health has developed a digital platform to help migraine suffers reduce the frequency and severity of their symptoms.
A COVID-19 vaccine doesn’t yet exist, and already people are saying they won’t get it when it’s available. Here’s what leaders can do now to encourage confidence in the cure.
RTM Vital Signs has developed a wearable monitoring system that could help track at-risk patients for early signs of COVID-19.
Experts weigh in on the likelihood that Pennsylvania lawmakers would make coronavirus-caused smoke-free policies permanent beyond the pandemic.
Researchers at Drexel University, who put the UnityPhilly app to the test in Kensington, now have plans to introduce the program citywide.
B.PHL Festival Addresses Challenges to Health-Care Delivery and Maintaining Public Health Amid COVID-19
From enforcing mandatory masking to avoiding health-care employee burnout, experts explored the path forward for Philadelphia’s health-care industry beyond the pandemic.
Marijuana law experts and advocates weigh in on six things lawmakers should keep top of mind amid the movement to legalize weed.