This post was written by Shannon Ames, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Neurological Clinical Specialist at Jefferson Rehabilitation Are you dreading carrying those holiday decorations down from the attic? You know you’re going to pay for later with a sore back. This year, take the right steps to prevent the agony. Follow these few simple techniques to more »
When patients are alone in the final moments of their lives, members of Jefferson’s No One Dies Alone Program do everything in their power to surround them with the companionship and compassion they deserve.
Thanksgiving may have wrapped up, but we have the perfect fall recipe to enjoy with those yummy leftovers! This creamy pumpkin soup is vegan, gluten-free, low fat, and delicious! Serves 4-5 INGREDIENTS 1 Tbsp. olive oil 1 medium yellow onion, chopped 2 cans 100% pumpkin puree (not pumpkin pie mix)* 2 cups vegetable broth 1 more »
The genetic era is upon us. DNA is tested for a variety of reasons, from forensics and policing to ancestry and familial relationships. But the most promising applications may be in the medical field, where genetic screening can define our risk for a life-threatening condition. One example of this is a mutation of the BRCA more »
Flu season is upon us, and many people are unsure about whether or not they should get vaccinated. Common misconceptions about the effectiveness of flu shots have caused some uncertainty surrounding the topic, but infectious disease specialist David Condoluci, DO, of Jefferson Health-New Jersey, helped to provide some clarity. He recently fielded questions that were more »