Research

DACA

DACA

Penn Medicine researcher highlights health dangers of ending DACA

Studies

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Too much sitting can lead to early death, study finds

Research

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CHOP, Penn Medicine join forces in national study of kidney stones

Grants

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Temple secures $11.6 million grant for exploring stem cell solutions to heart disease

Sleep

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Not sleeping enough is screwing up your love life, study says

Diet

Avocado

Eat fat to live longer, new report suggests

Research

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Penn-CHOP study: Art courses could help medical students become better doctors

Studies

Yawning

Study: Why yawning is so contagious

Research

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Study finds daydreaming while driving is common and dangerous

Travel

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Research project takes Temple grad student on baseball journey of a lifetime

Studies

Walking

Study finds greater risk of heart disease among self-proclaimed slower walkers

Research

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Drinking four cups of coffee each day will help you live longer, study shows

Depression

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Study: Vegans and vegetarians may be more prone to depression

Bioengineering

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Local biotech firm develops 3-D bioprinters for researchers

Fitness

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Women outlast men during exercises, study shows

Adolescence

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Study: High school friendships have long-lasting effects on your mental health

Diets

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Splurging on an extravagant breakfast can have its weight-loss perks, study suggests

Education

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Andrea Mitchell endows Penn with a center to study democracy

Research

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Philly scientists develop promising immunotherapy technology for prostate cancer

Hair

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Stem cell researchers discover promising lead in quest for hair regrowth

Research

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CHOP taking part in $14.8 million research effort into link between birth defects, childhood cancer

Studies

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Report: The effects of medical marijuana to treat pain, PTSD are under researched

Research

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Findings differ on relationship between drinking and dementia

Alcohol

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Study: Americans, especially women and seniors, are drinking more

Research

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

Research

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Study: Smoking weed could lead to fatally high blood pressure

Research

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Study: Strokes declining in men, but not in women

Heart Health

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Researchers find protein that could trick your heart into thinking you exercised

Study

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Study links daily check-ins to weight loss, but does the scale tell the whole story?

Research

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Penn to launch genetic research program on Asperger syndrome

Studies

Men's Weight

Study: If you’re not getting enough sleep, expect a thicker waistline

Research

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Reports: Working moms put in nearly 100 hours per week

Studies

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Apparently, Mediterranean diets only work for the rich

Studies

Woman Diet

Study: Women who are more attractive than husbands less motivated to diet

Medical Research

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With $2 million donation, Cooper pushes stem-cell research

Research

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Study: Philly is one of the worst U.S. cities for drivers

Medicine

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

Research

Divorce

Study: We’re coming up on divorce season

Research

Industrial Hemp

Research underway to explore bringing industrial hemp back to Pa.

Research

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Study: Moderate drinking of alcohol may alter brain function

Research

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Seasonal flu may heighten risk for Parkinson's disease, Jefferson study finds

Parenting

Fathersday

Study: Fathers can stunt emotions in sons, success in daughters

Research

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Truvía as insect 'birth control?' Drexel study finds second use for artificial sweetener

Research

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Low on donations, Penn tests infected organs for transplants

Concussions

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CHOP, Penn teaming up to study sports-related concussions in teens

Research

Dwayne Hallman Penn

Meet the man who manages Penn's donated corpses

Studies

Pennsylvania Amish

Why the Amish are uniquely qualified for a secondhand smoke study