Health & Medicine

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Her Breast Cancer, His Secret Feelings

October 8, 2009
Susan Domchek of the School of Medicine discusses the impact cancer has on spouses.
Article Source: “The Today Show” (NBC)

A Step Toward Curing Cancer

October 6, 2009
Robert Vonderheide of the School of Medicine discusses possible cancer vaccines.
Article Source: Baltimore Sun

Researchers Hail Vaccine-Like Treatment for Cocaine Abuser

October 6, 2009
Kyle Kampman of the School of Medicine comments on a new cocaine-addiction treatment.
Article Source: Associated Press

Hospitals Find Way to Make Care Cheaper -- Make It Better

October 6, 2009
P.J. Brennan of the School of Medicine comments on medical-reporting methods.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Radio: “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane”

October 5, 2009
Joan DeJean of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her book, "The Age of Comfort: When Paris Discovered Casual -- And the Modern Home Began."
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Homeless Addicts' Fragile Lives

October 4, 2009
“Righteous Dopefiend,” s book by Philippe Bourgois of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Medicine, is reviewed.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Radio: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

September 30, 2009
Dennis Culhane of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on the unveiling of the National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, in University City.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

When Hoarding Becomes a Problem

September 30, 2009
Elna Yadin of the School of Medicine discusses the psychology behind hoarding.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

A Buffet of Diets

September 29, 2009
Stella Volpe of the School of Nursing says successful diets involve pacing oneself.
Article Source: Wilmington News-Journal

A New Recovery Center for the Woes of Warcraft

September 28, 2009
Charles O'Brien of the School of Medicine discusses criteria for classifying addictions as disease.
Article Source: Inside Higher Ed