7073彩票登录A medical reporter, Stacey Burling covers aging, caregiving, neurology and dementia, and more general medical trends.

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What really works for dry winter skin, according to dermatologists

A word to shoppers: The doctors love a very old and relatively cheap product.

Montessori techniques for kids are helping Philadelphia-area memory care patients live better

The program modifies techniques developed for children so that they can be used in people with dementia.

’Tis the season for colds and flu. Here are some tips for avoiding these winter ailments.

Germs are everywhere and togetherness helps them spread. Are we doomed?

Surgeons are talking about a once-taboo topic: Their own pain from operating

Surveys show that a high percentage of surgeons regularly feel musculoskeletal pain related to work and that they have twice the risk of such injuries as the general population.

This isn’t just flu season. For millions, it’s also sinusitis season.

Good sinus hygiene might help you prevent a sinus infection.

Flu now widespread in Pennsylvania, causing 5 deaths

The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone above the age of 6 months. It takes two weeks for the shots to become fully effective.

With Alzheimer’s, the phone can be both a lifeline and a danger

Should you take away the phone? Dementia makes people more vulnerable to scammers.

After a deadly football game shooting, Pleasantville marches to heal

“We’ve got to stop the cycle of retribution and revenge,” said Kaleem Shabazz, a member of the Atlantic City Council and president of the Atlantic City branch of the NAACP.