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How Diabetes Can Break Your Heart February 7, 2016 | Philly.com

Mark Schutta and Rhondalyn Forde-McLean of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about the effects of diabetes on heart health and the increased risk for cardiovascular disease.

Amid Colombia’s Zika Outbreak, Phila. Ob/Gyn Sees No Panic February 9, 2016 | Philly.com

Jack Ludmir of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for spending the last several weeks in Colombia helping control the Zika outbreak.

The Future of Fraud-busting February 8, 2016 | Atlantic

Daniel Langleben of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for studying ways in which neural activity can signify lying.

Medical Mystery: Treatment-resistant Mouth Sores February 7, 2016 | Philly.com

Eric Stoopler and Thomas Sollecito of the School of Dental Medicine solve a “medical mystery” involving mouth sores.

Lead Poisoning in Pa., N.J. May Be Worse Than Flint February 5, 2016 | Philly.com

Marilyn Howarth of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on lead poisoning in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey region.