Health & Medicine

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Bucks for the Bulge

October 12, 2009
Stella Volpe of the School of Nursing says there are no shortcuts when it comes to losing weight.

Scuba Deemed Safe for More People

October 11, 2009
Michael Madsen of the School of Medicine comments on health risks in scuba diving.
Article Source: ABC News

The Trouble With Twin Births

October 11, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on proposed in vitro fertilization regulatory guidelines.
Article Source: New York Times

Phils Face Rockies and Chilly Weather in Game 3

October 10, 2009
Brian Sennett of the School of Medicine says low temperatures greatly affect athletes’ performance.
Article Source: KYW Radio (Philadelphia)

Aetna Dropping Some Medicare Supplement Subscribers

October 9, 2009
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on Aetna and its discontinuation of enhanced Medicare coverage for some people.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Jewish Biologist, Vatican View on Embryos: Odd Couple?

October 9, 2009
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine comments on the status of embryos.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

20 Things That You Should Know About Breast Cancer

October 9, 2009
Dahlia Sataloff of the School of Medicine discusses breast-cancer treatment options.
Article Source: Woman’s Day

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)

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