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February 17 , 2020

Does Lung Damage Speed Pancreatic Cancer?

February 17 , 2020
High levels of CO2 in the body, due to chronic respiratory disorders, may exacerbate pancreatic cancer, making it more aggressive and resistant to therapy.
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February 07 , 2020

Vibratory and Auditory Stimulation Improves Sleep in Patients with Insomnia

February 07 , 2020
A vibroacoustic therapeutic intervention shows brain and sleep quality benefits in a clinical trial for patients with insomnia.
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January 28 , 2020

Jefferson President and CEO Stephen Klasko Named Distinguished Fellow of World Economic Forum

January 28 , 2020
Managing Director of the World Economic Forum Anil Menon states, "We are delighted that Dr. Klasko will join and shape our ongoing community efforts."
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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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