Author Archive | Angela Showell

Woman doing a flying kick to break a board that reads "Epilepsy"

Conquering Epilepsy: Jessie Lentz Thanks Jefferson – and Martial Arts – for Saving Her Life

When Jefferson emergency room technician Jesse Lentz, EDT, recently found herself challenged with epilepsy-related health issues she experienced first-hand the high caliber of Emergency, Critical Care, and Neuroscience patient care Jefferson offers.

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Potato, Cauliflower and Spinach Kugel Muffins.

Recipe: Potato, Cauliflower and Spinach Kugel Muffins

Emily Rubin, RD, a Clinical Dietitian in the Jefferson Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, shares her recipe for potato, cauliflower and spinach kugel muffins. These muffins are Kosher, low-fat and gluten-free. Happy Passover! Ingredients: 10 medium potatoes, peeled 3 eggs 1 package of cooked, riced cauliflower (Pro-tip: buy the steam-in-bag variety for easy cooking) 1 more »

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ABC News Tweet Chat: Colon Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colon Cancer Awareness month and Edith Mitchell, MD, Director of the Center for Cancer Disparities and Immediate Past-President of the National Medical Association, recently participated in an ABC News Tweet Chat moderated by chief health and medical editor Dr. Richard Besser on symptoms, prevention and treatment of the disease.

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