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Penn Medicine blogs provide information on a variety of health topics.  Learn more about Penn Medicine's programs, services, breakthroughs, upcoming events and community involvement, and find out why your life is worth Penn Medicine.

Advances in Medicine

Advances in Medicine is published quarterly by the University of Pennsylvania Health System.

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Bench, Bedside and Beyond

The Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center is dedicated to the understanding of the brain, spine and peripheral nervous system. Built on the foundations of the philosophy, "Bench, Bedside and Beyond," the PMNC facilitates the integration of Penn's neuroscience programs within the areas of clinical care, research and education. This newsletter will highlight the collaborative work of the clinical specialists, basic science and clinical researchers, and educators who are part of Penn's programs.

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Clinical Briefings™: Clinical Reports from Penn Medicine

The Penn Clinical Briefings offer concise reports about recent clinical developments and procedures at Penn Medicine. Written specifically for physicians, each Briefing contains a descriptive overview, a case study and referral and access information. Recent Briefing subjects have included lung cancer surgery, neuroendocrine tumor management, patellofemoral replacement surgery, treatment of lymphangioleiomyomatosis and robotic-assisted sacrocolpopexy surgery, among many others.

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Focus on Cancer

Penn Medicine's Focus on Cancer blog discusses a variety of cancer-related topics, including treatment advances, research efforts and clinical trials, nutrition, support groups, survivorship and patient stories.

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Giving

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Liver Transplant Update

The Penn Liver Transplant e-Newsletter provides information about Penn Medicine's liver transplant program to patients, potential patients and their families. Newsletter topics include recent news and announcements about liver transplant at Penn, support groups, health information and much more.

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Lung Transplant Update

The Penn Lung Transplant blog features short postings with news about the lung transplant program at Penn Medicine, notices about upcoming events and health information. Subscribe to the blog and stay connected with Penn's Lung Transplant Program!

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ObGyn Update

The Penn Ob/Gyn Care Update blog provides the latest information on the collaborative efforts of Penn Medicine's Department of Ob/Gyn with various specialties in education, research, and clinical care. The blog covers a variety of topics including obstetrics and gynecology, behavioral health, cancer care, awards, announcements, and much more.

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OncoLink Blogs

OncoLink's blogs provide readers with the opportunity to react to and comment on key cancer news topics, and provides a forum for OncoLink experts and readers to share opinions and learn.

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Penn Fertility Care

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Penn Health for Women

The Penn Health for Women blog provides health and wellness information, the latest news about Penn services and programs, details on upcoming events and new physicians, and more. Topics cover a variety of women's health issues from obstetrics and gynecology to cancer care and heart health, and much more.

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Penn Heart and Vascular Update

Penn Heart and Vascular offers physicians high-quality clinical services, innovative technologies, breakthrough research and provides more treatment options to patients with cardiovascular disease than anywhere else in the region. The Penn Heart and Vascular News blog highlights the teams experience in the patient care, research, education and training settings through clinical briefings, Continuing Medical Education (CME) events and new physician announcements.

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Penn Gastroenterology News

Physicians at Penn Gastroenterology have pioneered advances within the field of gastroenterology and provide more options in detecting and treating the myriad of diseases that can affect the human digestive tract. Gastroenterology News is a quarterly publication that highlights Penn Gastroenterologys experience in both patient care and research, including treating patients with complicated medical conditions or risk factors.

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Penn Gastroenterology Q&As

Anil Rustgi, MD, chief of Penn Gastroenterology, answers your questions about gastroenterology diseases, treatments and diagnosis.

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Penn Medicine Health and Wellness

Penn Health and Wellness Online provides information on a variety of health topics, from the latest news about Penn Medicine services and programs to details about upcoming events in your area. Check back often for updates on health and wellness issues like smoking cessation, weight loss treatments, sports medicine and more.

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Penn Medicine News Blog

The Penn Medicine News Blog provides news and perspectives on health and science news topics from Penn Medicine's Department of Communications, as well as resources for reporters and bloggers, including story ideas, medical experts, and expert quotes.

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Penn Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Update

Penn Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Update provides information on a variety of bariatric and weight loss topics to patients, prospective patients and their families. Check back often for news, upcoming events, health information, tips for achieving a healthy, active lifestyle and more.

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Penn Neurosurgery

One of the oldest neurosurgery programs in the United States, Penn Neurosurgery is committed to developing innovative approaches for the surgical treatment of neurological disorders. Check back often for neurosurgery news, research breakthroughs and advances in patient care.

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Penn Orthopaedics

The Penn Orthopaedics blog provides information on the collaborative efforts of Penn's orthopaedic specialists in the advancement of patient care, education and research. The blog covers Physician Announcements, Upcoming Patient Education Events, Clinical Practice and Community Affiliate News, Continuing Medical Education (CME) events, New Clinical Trials and Breakthrough Research, Clinical Briefings.

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Physician Announcements

Your online resource for new physician announcements. Brought to you by Penn Medicine.

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Physician Interviews

To listen to one of the Penn Medicine physician radio interviews below, click on the buttons. The MP3 files will play directly on your computer.

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Proton Therapy News & Updates

Penn Medicine's Proton Therapy blog highlights the latest news and useful information around this non-invasive, cutting edge cancer treatment. Patients, students and academics can turn here for the latest in Proton therapy research and clinical research discussions.

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