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Egg Shortage Won’t Affect Flu Vaccine Supply September 4, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

 

Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about reports indicating a relatively mild flu season.

Should You Get Breast Reduction Surgery? September 3, 2015 | U.S. News

 

David Sarwer of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on why some prospective breast reduction patients are referred to psychologists.

Healthcare Innovation More Than Smart Phone Apps August 25, 2015 | Health IT Outcomes

 

David Asch of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and co-author Roy Rosin of Penn Medicine are highlighted for their article “Innovation as Discipline, Not Fad.”

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.