Temple in the News

Experts agree there is at least the potential for secular changes to slow medical costs in the future. In a recent study, Thomas Getzen, of Temple’s Fox School of Business, and co-authors say changes...
May 10, 2013
Temple senior offensive lineman Evan Regas began his first fall camp just two months before his mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. The ordeal tragically culminated with her death last fall....
May 10, 2013
What is it with kids and their love of Elmo? His jabber mimics “mother-ese”—it is high pitched with dragged out vowels and exaggerated inflections—which helps kids identify Elmo as someone they...
May 9, 2013
Two bipartisan bills are pending in the Ohio Senate to expand the use of naloxone, an opiate overdose reversal drug. “People who have an opioid overdose, whether its heroin or OxyContin, it’s a slow...
May 9, 2013
It’s not your family doctor’s office and it’s not an emergency room. The Temple Health ReadyCare center in Jenkintown is something in between. The medical facility is Temple’s newest urgent care...
May 9, 2013
This Sunday is the 23rd annual Race for the Cure for breast cancer. For many, the battle becomes a team effort. Breast cancer has hit the Temple University football team very hard prompting their new...
May 8, 2013
Tick season is upon us. Stephen Aronoff, chair of pediatrics at Temple, advises avoiding tick infested woodlands and wearing light colored clothing to cover exposed areas. Insect repellents...
May 8, 2013
Governor Christie secretly underwent weight-loss surgery in February, just days after joking about his weight with David Letterman. John Meilahn of Temple University Hospital, a surgeon who was not...
May 7, 2013
Simon Hakim and Erwin Blackstone, professors of economics at Temple's Center for Competitive Government, recently examined government corrections data across 10 states and found that contractor-...
May 7, 2013
Former Temple coach Wayne Hardin was named to the College Football Hall of Fame, emerging from a pool of 77 candidates. The winningest coach in Temple history, Hardin led the Owls to an 80-52-3...
May 7, 2013

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