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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It’s no surprise that 2017 was a big year for Jefferson Health! Here are our top moments, in no particular order.
So what if it’s been a while since you played football or a game of hoops? You were a star years ago, and even though you’ve aged a little bit since then, you’re confident you’ll be able to easily put in as much effort as when you were younger. Unfortunately, the baby boomer’s body can’t compete with the baby boomer’s eagerness to jump into an athletic activity, especially if he’s spent years being inactive.
John Thomas needed two new knees. Contributing to his joint pain was his struggle to lose weight. Over the years, he gained until he was over 500 pounds.