Assistant Research Professor - Schiff Lab
News Articles Featuring Paddy Ssentongo
Feb 13, 2023
COVID-19 survivors may have higher risk of developing diabetes
COVID-19 survivors have a 66% higher risk of developing type 1 or type 2 diabetes following their diagnosis compared to those not diagnosed with COVID-19, according to a study by Penn State College of Medicine researchers.
Jun 13, 2022
Study predicts cancer cases, deaths in Africa could double by 2040
Cancer cases and deaths are expected to double in Africa during the next two decades, according to findings from a new study by Penn State College of Medicine researchers. The study also reveals that the region lacks sufficient health care resources and infrastructure to handle the growing cancer burden.
May 23, 2022
Over 75% of Long COVID Patients Have This in Common
The long COVID phenomenon—where people experience debilitating virus symptoms long after being infected—is one of the more concerning aspects of the pandemic.