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January 24, 2020 Knee Ache Health & Wellness Read Article

Can the Weather Cause Aches and Pains?

It’s common to blame joint pain flare-ups on changes in the weather, and many doctors believe people can feel more joint pain on cold, rainy days. However, the research on the connection between the two isn’t clear.

January 16, 2020 Having a Cold Health & Wellness Read Article

Can the Cold Give You a Cold?

You may associate the cold weather with being sick or catching a cold. The truth is, the weather is not directly responsible for making you sick, but it can affect your body.

January 15, 2020 Diagonal Texture In The News UPMC for Kids, Pennsylvania’s largest Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP… Read Article

UPMC Health Plan Expands Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Plans to 16 Additional Counties in Pennsylvania

UPMC for Kids, Pennsylvania’s largest Children’s Health Insurance Program plan with the highest number of enrolled children and teens, recently announced that it has expanded to 16 additional counties across the commonwealth.

January 8, 2020 New Mom and Baby Health & Wellness Read Article

The Truth About the Fourth Trimester of Pregnancy

The fourth trimester, the six-to-12 weeks after the baby is born, is an important time in both the baby’s development and the mother’s health that is largely ignored.

January 6, 2020 Glowing Reviews In The News Read Article

UPMC’s Spirit of Women to Host ‘Glowing Reviews’ Event

UPMC’s Spirit of Women program invites women age 18 through 54 to gather their friends and attend Glowing Reviews, Wednesday, Jan. 29 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Williamsport Country Club, 800 Country Club Dr., Williamsport.

January 2, 2020 Diagonal Texture In The News UPMC welcomes Navitha Ramesh, MD, as the new medical director for the Intensive… Read Article

UPMC Williamsport Welcomes New ICU Medical Director

UPMC welcomes Navitha Ramesh, MD, as the new medical director for the Intensive Care Unit at UPMC Williamsport.

December 30, 2019 SAD Health & Wellness Read Article

Coping With Seasonal Affective Disorder

Have you noticed generally lower energy, and are feeling sad more often now that the days are shorter and the weather is colder? It could be Seasonal Affective Disorder.

December 27, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News Laboratories at UPMC Susquehanna were recently awarded accreditation by the… Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Laboratories Recognized for Quality

Laboratories at Muncy and Williamsport received notice of reaccreditation, and UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven and UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury, both formerly accredited by The Joint Commission, received notice of accreditation by the CAP.

December 27, 2019 Craig Uhler Health & Wellness Read Article

From Hip Surgery to Appalachian Trail Hike in Less Than a Year

Craig Uhler of Williamsport isn’t one to sit still for very long. Last year, his job as a land surveyor had him on his feet and in the outdoors most of the time.

December 23, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News UPMC Susquehanna Primary Care Services now offers 24 hours a day, seven days a… Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Expands Access to Primary Care

UPMC Susquehanna Primary Care Services now offers 24 hours a day, seven days a week around-the-clock nurse telephone support, as well as same-day and walk-in appointments and convenient evening and weekend hours for new and existing patients.

December 23, 2019 Resolutions 2020 Health & Wellness Read Article

Ten New Year’s Resolutions for the Whole Family

New Year’s resolutions can be helpful for developing healthy habits, and habits are easier to stick to if you’re not in it alone. Why not try resolutions the whole family can be involved with?