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Diseases & Conditions

Rescue Technology Finds Fluid Build-up Fast in Heart Failure Patients

By on 12/12/2018
Einstein is first in Philadelphia to use a vest that can look through the chest wall.
Diseases & Conditions

Streamlined Care for Digestive and Transplant Patients

By on 11/30/2018
Patients can now obtain liver, kidney and related services through the same providers, in the same place. 
Diseases & Conditions

The Best Thing You Can Do for Stronger Bones

By on 10/22/2018
This is why taking a daily walk may be one of the simplest ways to reduce your risk of osteoporosis.
Diseases & Conditions

5 Ways to Keep Your Joints Healthier

By on 10/15/2018
Joint pain doesn’t have to be a normal part of aging. Follow these tips for healthier joints.
Diseases & Conditions

The Benefits of SmartCurve™

By on 09/20/2018
The SmartCurve paddle is curved to fit the shape of a woman’s breast, offering much more comfort during a mammogram. Einstein has the new system.
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When to Get Help If You’re Feeling Down

By on 09/10/2018
How to know the difference between depression and the blues – and why you need to get help.
Diseases & Conditions

Police Detective Saves a Life—By Donating a Kidney

By on 09/06/2018
Det. Brendan Dougherty describes the donation as just “a minor inconvenience.” But it had a profound impact on a friend's life.
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10 Symptoms Women Shouldn’t Ignore

By on 09/04/2018
Pay attention to these subtle symptoms that could indicate you have ovarian cancer.
Diseases & Conditions

Einstein STD Diagnoses Mirror National Trends

By on 08/30/2018
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports a record number of sexually transmitted diseases.
Diseases & Conditions

Vaccines Safe and Save Lives—Still, Many Parents Decline

By on 08/24/2018
Some families continue to reject or postpone vaccinations, says Mayssa Abuali, MD, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist at Einstein Philadelphia.