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A Deadlier Drug: Doctors Suspect W-18 Is Spiking Overdoses May 24, 2016 | Philly.com

Jeanmaire Perrone of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a synthetic opioid W-18.

Neighborhoods Can Shape Success – Down to the Level of a City Block May 23, 2016 | Atlantic

Therese Richmond of the School of Nursing for working on a report about how neighborhoods can shape success and health.

What Is Your Cat Trying to Tell You? Vets Weigh In May 21, 2016 | National Geographic

Carlo Siracusa of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on cat health and safety.

Opioid Prescriptions Drop for First Time in Two Decades May 20, 2016 | New York Times

Jeanmarie Perrone of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about how the next generation of physicians will handle opioid prescribing.

Can Frat Brothers Be Taught to Drink Less? Not So Easily, Study Says. May 23, 2016 | Washington Post

Charles O’Brien of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on college students failing to recognize alcohol as a drug.