Medicine

Medicine

CHOP finds brain remaps in child who received double hand transplant

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Drugs

US approves monthly injection for opioid addiction

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Pharmaceuticals

Jefferson clinical trial shows promise for new migraine therapy

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Studies

Jefferson study weighs pros, cons of surgery in frail heart failure patients

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Medicine

Antibiotics can be unnecessary and potentially harmful, IBC says

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Diseases

Boy with rare disease gets brand new skin with gene therapy

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Medicine

More than 4,000 register for Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program in 1st week

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Wellness

Am I harming my airways by running outside in the cold?

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CHOP

CHOP mini-doc examines life, surgery of infant twins formerly conjoined at head

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Medicine

Puerto Rico hurricane may cause shortage of hospital IV bags

Drug Shortages Puerto Rico

Sleep

The likely reason you get nightmares – and tips to try preventing them

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Technology

Groundbreaking medical-rescue drone unveiled at Philly conference

Drone

Medicine

Biological clock discoveries by 3 Americans earn Nobel prize

Nobel Medicine

Medicine

Fox Chase receives historic gift to establish Pancreatic Cancer Institute

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Education

Sneak peek: New, $62.5-million Nursing and Science building on Camden's 'eds and meds' corridor

Carroll - Rutgers University-Camden

Medicine

Study: Doctors get bogged down by work email and mundane office tasks just like the rest of us

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Research

Pig-to-human organ transplants advance with gene-editing experiment

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Drugs

The myth of drug expiration dates

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Health Care

Jefferson, GE Healthcare form nation's largest partnership to save $1 billion in efficiencies

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Medicine

Penn finds cases of nasty gut infection 'soaring' in United States

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The Doctor Is Out

Medical claims auditor works to empower youth in old neighborhood

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Medicine

Penn medical school alum confronts what 'no one wants to talk about' in new podcast

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Surgery

In rare procedure, CHOP surgeons separate twin girls conjoined at the head

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Medical Marijuana

Temporary regulations set for medical marijuana doctors in Pa.

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Research

Meet the man who manages Penn's donated corpses

Dwayne Hallman Penn

Medicine

Doctors earn much less in Philly than other cities, report finds

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Yoga

Penn Medicine study explores yoga as part of prostate cancer treatment plan

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Rankings

CHOP pre-emptively ranked 2018's top U.S. medical school for pediatrics

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Medicine

Penn expert: Reduce radiation treatment by half for men with prostate cancer

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Pregnancy

Man reflects on wife's decision to carry to term baby she knows will die

Pregnancy

Demonstrations

Discover candy and medicine's intertwined history

Cough drops

Aging

How fat could lead to more effective anti-aging treatments

Elderly Hands

Medicine

Study: Male contraceptive gel found effective in preventing pregnancy

Male Birth Control

Medicine

Villanova professor sees earthworms as hope for human blood substitute

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Hospitals

Jefferson launches new integrative health institute

Jefferson Hospital

Medicine

Penn dermatologists discover unlikely source to prevent scarring in wounds

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Courts

Did Facebook post cost Pa. woman big in malpractice lawsuit?

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Grants

Penn Medicine awarded $12 million federal grant for pancreas research

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Medicine

Jefferson lands $3 million donation for medical marijuana research center

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Pregnancy

Penn study: There's now a faster medically proven way to induce labor

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Treatments

Drexel researchers awarded $3 million to test innovative gadget that heals chronic wounds

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Cancer Research

Napster founder to visit Penn for Philly launch of cancer-curing initiative he funded with $250 million

Health

GlaxoSmithKline appoints insider as first female CEO

Emma Walmsley

Education

Superheroes and superheroines: Rowan bioengineering students unleashed

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Memorials

CHOP fundraiser honors slain Berks County family

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Pennsylvania health insurance companies request substantial 2017 rate increases

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