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All In The News tagged "MSN"

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. 

10 Things You Shouldn’t Touch at All-You-Can-Eat Buffets

A Reader's Digest story that quoted Jennifer Quinlan, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, about how to minimize your health risk while eating at a buffet, was picked up by MSN on Nov. 23. Quinlan was also quoted in a Nov. 22 Salon story about the outbreak of salmonella poisoning linked to poultry meats.

How to Avoid Getting Sick During the Holidays

Advice from Neilanjan Nandi, MD, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine, was included in a Dec. 9 "Health & Fitness" post about how to avoid getting sick during the holidays.