Study: Canola Oil May Be Harmful To BrainA Temple University study finds that canola oil may be linked to worsened memory and learning abilities in Alzheimer’s disease and could be more harmful to the brain.
New Research Shows Intense Exercise Could Help Patients With Memory LossWorking up a sweat during regular aerobic activity can help your memory once it starts to slip according to new research from Copenhagen.
Allergy Season Is Here, And It Could Be Worse Than UsualIt's been a cold winter and that's leading right into an explosive allergy season
At Temple University, A Glimpse Into The Medical School's Past Eighty-four years ago, artifacts were placed into a tin box and placed behind the building's cornerstone.
Doctor Warns That Itchy Skin Spot May Suggest More InvestigationDermatologists trying to determine which skin lesions need testing first should ask patients how those patches feel.
Long, Snowy Winter Blamed For Early Allergy SeasonIt's already annoying and it's going to be a bad year for allergies.
Temple Researchers Find Early Success In Method To Prevent Future Damage After Heart AttackPatients who suffer heart damage from a heart attack can have problems such as heart failure years later. Researchers want to prevent that outcome.
Concussion Diagnosis Getting Tech BoostAbout 3.8 million sports-related concussion-type injuries occur in the US each year, with very few of those who suffer them ever getting checked out at hospital.
Local Research Finds Link Between Epilepsy, HPVA professor at Temple University's medical school suspects the virus is transmitted from mother to baby during development, and if a medical treatment is found for cervical cancer, that treatment could be used to treat this type of epilepsy.
Research Shows Promise In Treating Deadly Form Of CancerGleevec is the drug of choice to treat Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (or CML) but it doesn't kill the stem cells, leaving some patients at risk for the disease to get worse.
Hepatitis C Surpasses AIDS As Killer, Hitting Baby-Boom Generations HardestA new study indicates that one in every 33 baby boomers has the hepatitis C virus, and many don't even know they have this liver destroying disease.
Former Temple University Eye Doctor Convicted Of FraudThe former Chair of the Ophthalmology department at the Temple University School of Medicine was convicted on Monday of all 150 counts of fraud against him, crimes authorities charged were motivated by greed and alcohol abuse on the job.
Philadelphia Medical Expert Warns Of Treatment-Resistant Head LiceParents and schools battling head lice are finding the critters are winning.
Former Head of Temple Ophthalmology Dept. Charged With FraudA federal grand jury in Philadelphia alleges that Dr. Joseph Kubacki, who specialized in pediatric ophthalmology, was responsible for thousands of false billings between 2002 and 2007.