For Weight Loss, HOW You Exercise Is More Important Than How Much

January 29, 2016

Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on increasing formal exercise time.

Article Source: Today.com

Audio: End-of-life Care in America

January 28, 2016

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and Wharton School and Justin Bekelman, also of Medicine, discuss end-of-life care in America and other countries.

Zika Concern Rising, but Region ‘Should Be Just Fine’

January 29, 2016

Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine and Michael Weisberg of the School of Arts & Sciences are quoted about the Zika virus.

Article Source: Philly.com

Video: Delicate Process of Preserving Artifacts as Things Get Shaky at Penn Museum

January 29, 2016

Bob Thurlow of the Museum and Patrick Dorris of Penn Medicine talk about the process of preserving museum artifacts amidst the demolition of the nearby Penn Tower.

Article Source: WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)

Philadelphia Residents Unlikely to Contract Zika Virus

January 29, 2016

Stephen Gluckman of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about the Zika virus.

Article Source: PhillyVoice.com

Tennis Players Get an Oxygen Fix

January 28, 2016

Kamen Simeonov of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for co-authoring a paper that found lower lung cancer incidence among people living at high elevations.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

The Power of an Empty Podium

January 27, 2016

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the symbolic power behind an empty podium to represent the absence of Donald Trump at the Iowa Republican debate.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Can Your BMI Predict How Long You’ll Live?

January 27, 2016

Rexford Ahima of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about body mass index.

Article Source: Huffington Post

The Scientific Quest to Cure Aging

January 27, 2016

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is cited for speaking out against efforts to extend longevity.

Article Source: CBS News

Dermio Makes Dermatology Diagnoses Simple as Snapping a Photo

January 27, 2016

Carrie Kovarik of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on teledermatology and encourages follow-up care.

Article Source: Chicago Tribune