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In the Media

3 Health Benefits of Your Favorite Song

August 3, 2012

Dr. Joke Bradt, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Good Housekeeping magazine article posted on Yahoo! Shine about the therapeutic uses of music for lowering blood pressure, soothing tension and easing pain.

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The Scary Truth About Vegan Diets

July 31, 2012

Dr. Stella Volpe, professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition Sciences in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Yahoo! Shine story about the risk of vegan diets when not done properly.

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Nutrition Expert Says Philadelphians Need Diet Tweaks on Oppressive Summer Days

June 29, 2012

Nyree Dardarian, an instructor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions and co-director of the Center for Integrated Nutrition and Performance, was quoted on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM), in a story about how to eat well during a heat wave.

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New Book Features Experts from Children's Specialized Hospital in Mountainside

June 27, 2012

Dr. Ellen Giarelli, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a New Jersey Suburban News story about the process of preparing her recent book about nursing for autism spectrum disorders.

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More Stringent Requirements Send Nurses Back to School

June 23, 2012

Dr. Gloria Donnelly, dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a New York Times article about more stringent employment requirements resulting in more nurses returning to school. Drexel’s online RN-to-BSN program was featured, and nursing student Jennifer Matton was also quoted.

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Healthy Eating For Women

June 7, 2012

Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training for the Couple & Family Therapy Program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was interviewed on NBC’s  “TODAY” show in a segment about healthy eating for women.

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City Council Veterans Resource Fair

May 21, 2012

Stories on WPVI-TV (6-abc) and WCAU-TV (NBC-10) highlighted the participation of students and faculty from the College of Nursing and Health Professions in providing free health screenings to veterans at the first annual City Council Veterans Resource Fair.

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Dissecting The Controversial Time Cover

May 11, 2012

Dr. Argie Allen, director of clinical training in Couple and Family Therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, discussed a controversial Time magazine cover about breastfeeding on WTXF-TV (Fox-29).

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