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In the Media

What Can Adult Coloring Books Do for Your Health?

December 28, 2017

Girija Kaimal, EdD, an assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, wrote a Dec. 28 post for Philly.com on how coloring books can reduce stress but art therapy does much more. She was also quoted in a Dec. 28 Inc story about how doodling rewards the brain.

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Art Therapy Reduces Stress More Effectively Than Coloring Alone

December 22, 2017

Girija Kaimal, EdD, assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Dec. 22 Healio story on her study comparing the positive effects of coloring alone versus working with an art therapist

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Bacteria in Ice Cubes: A Risk on the Holidays?

December 21, 2017

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Dec. 21 Philadelphia Inquirer/Daily News story on how bacteria in your drink’s ice cubes doesn’t pose a serious health risk.

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Coloring Books Relieve Some Stress, But Real Art Therapy Boosts Mood, Creativity

December 16, 2017

Girija Kaimal, EdD, assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Dec. 16 PsychCentral story on her study comparing the positive effects of coloring alone versus working with an art therapist.

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Chefs and Food Waste

November 30, 2017

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Food and Hospitality Management, was a guest on a Nov. 30 episode of BYURadio’s “Top of Mind with Julie Rose,” discussing Drexel’s role with the James Beard Foundation in testing a new curriculum intended to teach chefs how to get the most out of their ingredients and waste less.

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Young Girls Increasingly Harming Themselves, Ending Up in ER

November 28, 2017

Guy Diamond, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed in a Nov. 28 WHYY.org story about a CDC study that found self-injury numbers among adolescent girls has climbed substantially.

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This Trick will Kill Nasty Bacteria Lurking in Your Kitchen Sponge in 1 Minute Flat

November 21, 2017

Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in a Nov. 21 Well + Good discussing the bacteria that live on kitchen sponges and how they can be sanitized.

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How to Eat Healthier Over the Holidays

November 15, 2017

A study on not washing your poultry before cooking by Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, associate professor in the College of Nursing and Healthy Professions, was referenced in a Nov. 15 Yahoo! Finance article on healthy eating over the holidays.

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