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When Olofe Mgbako, a fourth-year medical student, saw a patient having trouble breathing, he was at a loss about how to treat him.
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
Is racial profiling justified?
4 hrs ago | Erie Times News
The 50-year-old South Carolina resident has been playing the tuba ever since her days as a student at Harbor Creek High School.
8 hrs ago | Pandagon
That was the message from a focus group of 11 Cincinnati-area voters, who issued a scathing and impassioned indictment Wednesday of Washington, D.C., and everyone in it - from lawmakers to the president and, most strikingly, a political system that makes them feel powerless to change it.
Reading Eagle Alexa Bickhart, Wyomissing, was initiated into Phi Kappa Phi honor society at Syracuse University, where she is a junior.
A map of the human brain may in fact be a two-volume edition, divided by gender, according to a new study that found significant differences between how the male and female brains are hard-wired.
In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.
Nick Wilkins was diagnosed with leukemia when he was 4 years old, and when the cancer kept bouncing back, impervious to all the different treatments the doctors tried, his father sat him down for a talk.
Newswise - NEW ORLEANS - Three and a half years after beginning a clinical trial which demonstrated the first successful and sustained use of genetically engineered T cells to fight leukemia, a research team from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia will today announce the ... (more)
By Todd Richissin, editor It's curtains for me in 9,325 days. That's Wednesday's result from the " Days of Life" app I installed on my iPhone.
WILLIAM ANDERSON'S grandparents had only one question last night as they sat in the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Known as the blood-brain barrier, cells that line the brain and spinal cord are tightly packed, making it difficult for anything besides very small molecules to cross from the bloodstream into the central nervous system.
The Philadelphia Police Department's Southwest Detectives Division is looking to identify two suspect who shot a 30 year-old male in Overbrook.
Men! Useless at discerning a woman's true feelings, deaf as a post when a baby is crying and utterly incapable of performing more than one task at a time.
Two Drexel students launched their new lifestyle app, goPuff, on the Android and the iOS platforms Oct. 16. This app was created by co-founder junior business majors Rafael Illishayev and Yakir Gola for their delivery company, a retail and wholesale company that specializes in hookahs and hookah supplies.
They could soon be on your smartphone or tablet: apps designed by students, staff, and faculty at the University of Pennsylvania that have generated a lot of buzz among software development firms and venture capitalists.
Police are looking for three men in connection with the ambush and shooting of a pizza delivery man in Philadelphia.