The Associated Services for the Blind, located in the heart of Center City on Walnut Street, houses one of the largest Braille production facilities in the country, supplementing Braille lessons with teaching innovative technology to help the blind.
Considering the imminent retirement of many of the older male doctors in obstetrics and gynecology, it's not hard to imagine a future of only female providers. Plenty of women don't care about the sex of their doctor, but that's not a message many male students are getting.
A widespread belief that learning sign language keeps deaf children from learning to speak leaves parents with a tough decision: Do they ignore the supposed experts or risk depriving their children of language?
A new study out of Penn State shows that overeating in children, which can lead to obesity later in life, correlates with the children's brain responses to food — that is, how the kids are thinking about what they eat.
The Abolish ICE protesters have been living on the street in Center City for almost a week now. They stuck it out through last week's heat wave and are gearing up to do the same for this week. How are they staying safe?