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How to Decide if Watchful Waiting Is the Right Choice

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A new tool helps remove the emotion around choosing the right approach for prostate cancer
18-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Nanodomains of Reactive Oxygen Species Control Mitochondrial Energy Output

Using a new tool, researchers can study localized reactive oxygen species signals that control mitochondrial function in health and disease.
5-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Benefits of Exercise During Pregnancy

Women who exercise during pregnancy are more likely to deliver vaginally than those who do not, and show no greater risk of preterm birth.
7-Jul-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Pathway to Treat Heart Failure

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Researchers discover a new way to keep the heart pumping, which could lead to new drugs for heart disease.
23-Jun-2016 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Patients with Inflammation More Likely to Develop Diabetes After Transplant

Up to 30 percent of people who receive organ transplants will develop diabetes, but researchers are unsure why. A new study in kidney transplant recipients suggests that patients with more inflammation prior to surgery are more likely to develop...
21-Jun-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Natural Molecule Could Improve Parkinson’s

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A natural molecule shows benefit in a preliminary clinical trial for Parkinson’s Disease
16-Jun-2016 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A Broken Calorie Sensing Pathway: How Overeating May Lead to More Eating

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New research shows that overeating reduces levels of a hormone that signals the feeling of fullness in the brain, potentially promoting more eating.
15-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Blood-Born Molecules Could Predict Those Who Will Develop Liver Cancer

A panel of microRNAs from blood samples may predict patients at high risk of developing a common liver cancer from hepatitis B virus infection.
6-Jun-2016 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Jefferson Experts Available for Outside Commentary on NEJM Testosterone Replacement Study

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18-Feb-2016 3:05 PM EST

February Is Heart Month - Jefferson Experts Recommend Steps You Can Take Today to Protect Your Heart Tomorrow.

2-Feb-2016 2:05 PM EST

Jefferson Experts: What Works for Getting to and Maintaining a Healthy Weight?

An individualized, multi-disciplinary approach is essential, as what works for one person may not work for another.
11-Jan-2016 8:00 AM EST

Jefferson Expert: GERD Is More Than Just a Nuisance

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Awareness Week is observed the week of Thanksgiving, as Americans prepare to indulge in the holiday season. A Jefferson expert warns that GERD is more than a nuisance.
20-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST

Jefferson Expert Available to Comment on Low-Dose CT Scans for High Risk Patients

6-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST

November Is Family Caregiver Month. Jefferson Expert Available to Explain How Occupational Therapy Can Help Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia

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10-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

Jefferson Expert Available to Speak About Specialized Therapy for Lymphedema

30-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT

September is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness Month - Jefferson Expert Available

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15-Sep-2014 3:00 PM EDT

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