A study from the School of Nursing about the effect of breakfast on children’s brainpower is spotlighted.
Health & Medicine
Anne Barnhill of the Perelman School of Medicine shares her thoughts on s study about the link between strict school lunch standards and healthy body weights.
Lana Kandalaft of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on strides in ovarian cancer research. Carl June of Medicine is also mentioned.
Increasing the number of hours of sleep adolescents get each night may reduce the prevalence of adolescent obesity, according to a new study by researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
David Asch of the Wharton School and the Perelman School of Medicine and Harald Schmidt of Medicine join the debate about “no smoker” hiring policies.
A research team including members of the Department of Bioengineering in the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science has discovered that drug intervention to reduce intercellular signaling between astrocytes following traumatic brain injury reduces cognitive deficits and damage.
A Penn study about the connection between weight loss competitions and money is cited.