Stethoscopes Loaded With Bacteria, UPenn Study FindsResearchers analyzed 40 stethoscopes that were being used in the ICU and found that all of them were contaminated with a diverse group of bacteria.
First Day Of October Kicks Off Breast Cancer Awareness MonthThe number of women being diagnosed and death rates have been declining and that’s mainly because of early detection, treatment advances and awareness.
Vietnam Vet In Philly Receives Innovative Treatment For Tremor DisorderHoping to get his life back, the Delaware grandfather turned to Penn Medicine for treatment with a new noninvasive technology.
Penn Doctor Raising Money For Alzheimer's Research Through 5K Race, WalkEvery 66 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease and the treatment options are limited.
Penn Medicine First In State To Perform Innovative Spinal Repair ProcedureThere is a new quick and easy procedure is for patients who have back and leg pain from a herniated disc.
Independence Blue Cross, Penn Medicine Join Forces To Improve Health CareIndependence Blue Cross and Penn Medicine will work together trying to improve health care, while reducing costs.
Health: War Hero’s Brain Injury Treatments Show PromiseSome of the biggest advances are happening here in Philadelphia.
Penn Genetics Experts Sign On To Counsel Patients Who Test Positive For Alzheimer's GeneA group of Penn Medicine genetic experts has agreed to play a very sensitive role in a nationwide genetics testing program, which is enrolling thousands of people in an Alzheimer's study.
"Strategic Alliance" Brings Penn Medicine And Virtua Together In South JerseyTwo major health care providers in the region are teaming up on a pair of important fronts.
Study Finds Turning Blighted Areas Into Green Space Can Help Reduce StressA study by researchers at Penn Medicine found turning them into green space can help reduce physical stress.
Health: Traumatic Brain Injury Survivor Working To Help OthersTraumatic Brain Injuries, we hear about them all the time with athletes and concussions. They can cause devastating lifelong problems. One Chester County woman, who's had a remarkable recovery, is now working to help others.