Most people know that rehabilitation like physical therapy is crucial after an injury like a broken bone or torn ligament, but many people don’t realize that there are major benefits to rehab for your heart as well.
Andrew Newberg, M.D., Director of Research in the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health conducted a study that suggests retreats can alter the brain’s feel-good chemical systems, dopamine and serotonin.
Thomas Jefferson University believes that for healthcare trainees, clinical practice is an art as well as a science and that empathy is a process of authentic dialogue and relationship-building that cannot be taught through textbooks.
Jefferson Health’s Robert J McClowry, M.D. and Geoffrey D. Mills, M.D., PhD from the Department of Family and Community Medicine recently recounted a puzzling case in the medical mystery column of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philly.com.