Recipe: Heart-Healthy Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Emily Rubin, RD, Clinical Dietitian in the Jefferson Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology shares a heart-healthy dark chocolate treat to try. Who doesn’t love chocolate? Especially knowing that it has some health benefits. Dark chocolate is low in sugar, high in fiber, contains antioxidants and may even prevent heart disease!  These peanut butter cups are made with simple more »

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A Flawless Recovery from a Pre-holiday Spill

The holiday season is far from the optimal time for any type of surgery, but thanks to the good folks at the Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center at Jefferson Health and Jefferson Methodist Hospital, Andrew Hoffman had a happy holiday, despite needing surgery. Hoffman, an administrator at the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience more »

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Super Bowl Winning Heart-Healthy Recipes

This post was written by David Shipon, MD, FACC, FACP, Director of Preventive Cardiology and Cardiovascular Rehabilitation at Jefferson Health. Challenge yourself this winter and Super Bowl season to eat healthy, and bring that heart of a champion attitude to heart-healthy eating — especially when it is challenging to maintain heart-healthy eating habits! It is typical more »

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Top 10 Moments of 2018 for Jefferson Health

As 2018 draws to a close, we took some time to reflect on the exciting and impactful year that we’ve had. Here are our top ten moments of the year, in no particular order. Jefferson and Magee Rehabilitation Hospital took the next step in their long-time partnership and combined their organizations! Through this agreement, two of more »

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