January 20, 2019
Kathy Devine, R.N., DrNP, has her pilot's license, and she can't say enough about how learning to fly has expanded her horizons
December 24, 2018
Bow ties for Dr. Daniel V. Schidlow, dean of the Drexel University College of Medicine and a pediatrician, are so much more than just a fashion accessory. His expansive collection spreads joy and brings people together.
December 17, 2018
One theory for why celiac disease seems more prevalent today than in previous generations is our modern relationship with germs, that is more antibiotics and fewer or different kinds of infections early in life, according to one expert.
December 12, 2018
According to the Transamerica Center for Health Studies, 54 percent of millennials say they have been diagnosed with a chronic illness.
December 7, 2018
A burning desire to bring attention to issues he cares about drives Dr. Jules Lipoff, a Penn dermatologist and professor, in his work as doctor and writer.
December 7, 2018
Growing up during the boom of personal technology and social media, millennials use their cellphones and laptops for hours and hours every day. Local medical experts are seeing a variety of health effects related to technology use that most of us probably wouldn’t even know to worry about – everything from hearing loss to orthopedic issues.
November 1, 2018
For Dr. Jennifer Simmons, chief of breast surgery and director of Einstein Medical Center Montgomery Women’s Center, strategy is crucial for success both in medicine and on the tennis court.
October 18, 2018
The pounding beats of a Philly nightspot may seem worlds away from a hushed operating room, but one Thomas Jefferson University Hospital anesthesiologist easily straddles both spheres.
October 4, 2018
A wildlife photo taken by Dr. Daniel D'Auria, a gastroenterologist with Virtua Health in South Jersey, received international honors and will hang at the Smithsonian Institution for the next year.
September 20, 2018
“Rock climbing is always a head game," says Megan Tarrer. "You need to recognize your physical and mental capabilities, and have confidence in yourself."