June 03, 2019
Learn how Spinraza, a drug that can slow progression of spinal muscular atrophy, has made measureable improvements in the life of one Penn Medicine patient.
June 02, 2019
Lauren Elman, MD, explains how Penn is transforming the way neurodegenerative disease are being treated – and the future.
May 21, 2019
Physicians at Penn’s Department of Neurology and Center for Neuroinflammation and Experimental Therapeutics are using precision medicine to develop new treatment approaches for multiple sclerosis.
May 16, 2019
MS Nurse Manager Kristin McCabe is dedicated to turning challenges into opportunities for patients at Penn’s Multiple Sclerosis Center.
May 10, 2019
Here’s what you should know about mini strokes — and why treatment at a comprehensive stroke center matters.
April 29, 2019
How can you spot a stroke FAST? What does this acronym mean? And why is time so important when someone is having a stroke?
Do you know what to do and what not to do if someone is having a stroke?
The causes of a stroke are unclear to many people. Yet, it kills 160,000 Americans each year. Find out how to protect yourself.
March 21, 2019
Your limbs feel stiff with every movement. A lack of balance makes sitting dangerous. And constant tremors make writing impossible. This is Parkinson’s disease.
March 18, 2019
Learn about our "Get Connected" initiative for our Parkinson's Disease Community. The goal of this campaign is to provide all people with PD and their care partners with resources in the community.
Congratulations to the 481 Penn physicians listed below who were included in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs™ 2019.
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