When National Geographic asked the question, “What makes a genius?” their reporter turned to Dr. Andrew Newberg, director of research at the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health at Jefferson.
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The health benefits of exercise are no secret. Getting enough exercise helps maintain a healthy weight, can help prevent cardiovascular disease and improves sleep habits. But many people may not realize that appropriate exercise can help slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease, a chronic, progressive neurologic disease that affects movement.
Could a stroke really be caused by extreme emotion? Dr. Pascal Jabbour, a vascular neurosurgeon at the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute of Neuroscience at Jefferson explains.
CBS 3 reporter Stephanie Stahl recently reported on a new study that says traffic can increase the risk of developing dementia. Dr. Carol Lippa, MD, neurologist at the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience at Jefferson, weighed in on the research.