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You Asked: Why Am I Cold All the Time? January 28, 2015 | Time

Anne Cappola of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how metabolism and vascular function play a role in a person’s internal thermostat.


Audio: Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-prone and Should Protect Their Brains January 28, 2015 | “Fresh Air,” National Public Radio

Frances Jensen of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses brain development and why teens have difficulty controlling impulses.


Think Snoring Is Normal? Why Sleep Apnea Shouldn’t Be Ignored January 29, 2015 | CNN Money

Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses sleeping habits such as snoring.


Youth Football May Factor Into Memory Lapses in NFL Vets: Study January 28, 2015 | NBC News

Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the effect head injuries can have on younger kids’ brains.


Audio: 5 Ways Extreme Cold Affects Your Body January 28, 2015 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Tejvir Khurana of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how the head is a “huge heat-loss source.”