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In the Media

No, These 'Superfoods' Will Not Cure Cancer 

February 7, 2017

Nyree Dardarian, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Feb. 7 Men’s Health story on the “myth of superfoods” in which she discussed coconut water. The story will appear in the March edition of the magazine.

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How to Eat for a Longer Life (There's Still Alcohol)

January 25, 2017

Nyree Dardarian, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Jan. 25 Bon Appetite story about how to adjust your diet so you can live longer.

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New Hope for Healing Chronic Wounds

January 19, 2017

Michael S. Weingarten, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine and medical director of the Comprehensive Wound Healing Program, and Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were interviewed in a Jan. 18 WTXF-TV (FOX-29) segment about an ultrasound device they are developing to speed the process of healing chronic wounds. The project is also led by researchers in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems.

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Healthcare's Case for Recruiting More Men in Nursing

January 12, 2017

Brian Fasolka, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Glenn Burns, an undergraduate student in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were quoted in a Dec. 12 WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org story about recruiting more men into the nursing profession.

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FDA Shouldn't Ban e-cigarettes: PennLive Letters

January 11, 2017

Stephen Gambescia, PhD, of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, co-authored an op-ed on why e-cigarettes are a good alternative to regular cigarettes that appeared Jan. 11 in Penn Live.

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5 Questions: Expert Advice on Staying Healthy This Winter

January 8, 2017

Leslie Everts, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine and medical director of the Student Health Center, Kevin Gard, a clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, and Stella Volpe, PhD, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, were interviewed for a Jan. 8 Q&A in the Philadelphia Inquirer about how to stay healthy this winter.

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Making New Year Resolutions Work; No Really, They Can

January 2, 2017

Paul Nolan, an adjunct associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Jan 2 WHYY/Newsworks story about how people can more efficiently go about accomplishing New Year’s resolutions.

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Creating a Culture of Health and Wellness in the Community

July 31, 2017

John Kirby, director of community health at the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Health Services of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was featured in the Independence Blue Cross Journal of Change in a piece about his career authored by Patricia Gerrity, PhD, director at 11th Street.

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