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All In The News tagged "MSN"

Texas Abortion Law Can Lead To ‘Copycat’ Bills in States Like South Carolina

David Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Sept. 1 WCSC-TV (NBC-Myrtle Beach, South Carolina) segment about the recent Texas abortion law and how it may lead to ‘copycat’ bills in states like South Carolina. The story was picked up by MSN.

You Can Eat 17-Year Cicadas Emerging in Virginia

Isa Betancourt, curatorial assistant of entomology at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, was quoted in a March 16 Food & Wine article about the edibility of Brood X cicadas and how the arthropods are considered a rare delicacy. The article was picked up by MSN Lifestyle on March 24.

When Will Kids Be Able To Get the COVID Vaccine?

Sarah Long, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a March 18 article in The Cut about when kids will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. A related FOX digital story quoting Long on the topic ran on FOX affiliates in Minneapolis, Washington, D.C., Seattle and other outlets nationwide.

España Registra El Pico de Fallecidos de la Tercera Ola, la úLtima Que Resultará Tan Mortal, Según Los Expertos

Usama Bilal, PhD, MD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Feb. 22 MSN News story about Spain registering its peak of COVID-19 deaths of the country’s third wave.

What Experts Want You To Know About Shopping for Disposable Face Masks

Ellen Turner, MD, an adjunct in the College of Medicine, was quoted in a Jan. 5 NBC News "Shop TODAY" article about the efficacy of disposable face masks and how they compare with other face masks.

The CDC Says Big Thanksgiving Gatherings Are a High-Risk Activity. Here’s How To Safely Visit Family This Holiday Season

Usama Bilal, PhD, MD, an assistant professor in the Urban Health Collaborative in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 15 Marketwatch article about how to consider risk while thinking about travel this holiday season.

Los Expertos Piden Evaluar El Peligro de Contagio en Interiores Y Trasladar la Actividad de Bares Y Restaurantes Al Exterior

Usama Bilal, PhD, MD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 12 MSN news story about bars and restaurants being spaces with a very high probability of contagion during the pandemic.

The Weird Reason Why You Should Always Salt Your Pineapple

Michael Tunick, PhD, an assistant clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Sept. 22 MSN “Lifestyle” article about why adding salt to fresh pineapple enhances the sweetness and dampens the tingling sensation often associated with eating the fresh fruit.

Why You Feel So Damn Exhausted All the Time During Quarantine

Eric Zillmer, Psyd, the Carl R. Pacifico professor of Neuropsychology in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Athletics, was quoted in a June 29 Shape article about the reasons so many are feeling fatigued during the pandemic and social unrest, and how to restore energy levels. The article was picked up by MSN “Health & Fitness.”

A Drug Company Wagers the U.S. Won't Dare Charge It With Crimes

A May 15 New York Times story about Teva, the world’s largest maker of generic drugs, which recently pulled out of settlement talks with the Justice Department, that quoted Robert I Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was picked up by Yahoo! News and MSN News on May 16.

Why You Probably Won't Get the Coronavirus Twice, At Least Not Right Away

Michael LeVasseur, PhD, a visiting assistant professor at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 13 Business Insider story about the likelihood that recovered COVID-19 patients will contract the coronavirus again. The article was also published April 13 by MSN Health and Fitness.

Houseplants Do Not Improve Indoor Air After All, Drexel Study Finds

Michael Waring, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, was featured in Nov. 8 Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly VoiceAir Quality News and Medical Daily stories about his research on potted plants. Related stories also appeared on Nov. 7 in the Minnesota Post,, Mental Floss and an piece and was picked up by a number of television affiliates across the country.