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November 30 , 2018

Jefferson Health Welcomes Austin Chiang, MD, MPH, as Chief Medical Social Media Officer

November 30 , 2018
Dr. Chiang's digital presence and innovative approach will allow him to serve as a key liaison between clinicians, medical students and residents to educate them on effective usage of social media, and amplify key organizational messages across medical communities.
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November 29 , 2018

Jefferson Announces Raise of Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour for Employees & Wage Adjustments in January 2019

November 29 , 2018
This pay increase applies to all 14 hospitals, including Magee Rehab, as well as Thomas Jefferson University, and will benefit more than 1,800 current employees.
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November 20 , 2018

In Heart Failure, a Stronger Heart Could Spell Worse Symptoms

November 20 , 2018
Patients with stronger-pumping hearts have as many physical and cognitive impairments as those with weaker hearts, suggesting the need for better treatment.
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April 20 , 2018

What Patients Really Want to Know About Medical Marijuana

April 20 , 2018
There are many outlets that offer information about medical marijuana, but here are answers to some things that patients really want to know about the medicinal treatment.
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April 19 , 2018

Diabetes Prevention Programs Give Patients New Tools in the Fight Against the Disease

April 19 , 2018
Nurse practitioner Neva White explains how the Jefferson diabetes programs are helping to prevent prediabetes from progressing, and helping diabetics manage and live healthier lives with their disease.
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March 18 , 2018

How Old is Too Old For an Egg?

March 18 , 2018
Jefferson psychologist Dr. Braverman, says there is a double standard when asking the question, "how old is too old to have a baby?"
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