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Audio: Viral Sensation ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Elicits Cheers and Jeers August 18, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Deborah Small of the Wharton School discusses her thoughts on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Antiperspirants May Alter Your Armpit Bacteria – but For Better or Worse? August 14, 2014 | Huffington Post

Elizabeth Grice of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the use of deodorants and antiperspirants.

New Drug Helps Some Bald Patients Regrow Hair August 17, 2014 | New York Times

George Cotsarelis of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on drugs used to combat male pattern baldness.

Costs Have Delayed Ebola Vaccine for Years August 6, 2014 | Aljazeera America

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on certain uses of medicines to combat threats of bioterrorism.

Experimental Ebola Drug Raises Interest, Questions August 5, 2014 | Washington Post

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted.