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August 24, 2015

Medicine

Penn in the news

Leukemia Immune Therapy Works Long-term in Patients, Study Finds September 2, 2015 | NBC News

 

Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Acupuncture Beats Drugs for Hot Flashes, Study Finds August 25, 2015 | Health.com

 

Jun Mao of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the effects of acupuncture on coping with hot flashes.

Penn Team Finds a Source for Chemo Nausea in the Brain September 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

 

Bart De Jonghe of the School of Nursing is highlighted for researching the role the brain plays in nausea that follows chemotherapy treatment with cisplatin.

Stroke Prevention Starts Now August 18, 2015 | Self

 

Brett Cucchiara of the Perelman School of Medicine recommends a Mediterranean-like diet to help prevent strokes.

Does Your Personality Affect Your Dog? Here’s How You Can Find Out August 31, 2015 | Phys.org

 

James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine is mentioned for collaborating on a study about how canine behavior could be caused by an owner’s personality and psychological status.