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Fatty Diet Activates Oldest Branch of Immune System, Causing Intestinal Tumors

26 Sep 2016 – A high-fat-diet-induced immune reaction causes inflammation leading to intestinal cancer in a mouse model – even among animals that are not obese -- according to a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Read more

Toxins from Food Mold Weaken Airways' Defenses to Cause More Damage

23 Sep 2016 – Toxins from mold found growing on nuts or corn can weaken the airways’ self-clearing mechanisms and immunity, opening the door for respiratory diseases and exacerbating existing ones. Read more

100 Million Prescription Opioids Go Unused Each Year Following Wisdom Teeth Removal

22 Sep 2016 – More than half of opioids prescribed to patients following surgical tooth extraction – such as the removal of impacted wisdom teeth – were left unused by patients in a new study from researchers at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine and School of Dental Medicine. Read more

Penn Medicine Professor Receives Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad

22 Sep 2016 – Garret A. FitzGerald, MD, FRS, chair of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has received a 2016 Presidential Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad. Read more

New Activity-Tracking App Could Improve Concussion Care

20 Sep 2016 – A new app may offer new insights for millions of Americans diagnosed with a concussion each year. Read more

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