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October 9, 2019 Behavioral Health Talk with Psychologist Health & Wellness Read Article

Mental Health Awareness: Stop the Stigma

Mental illness affects everyone, either directly or indirectly. You may know a family member, friend, or coworker that has or is dealing with mental illness. It is important to discuss mental health conditions to help stop the stigma.

October 2, 2019 Diagonal Texture Health & Wellness If you, or someone you love, has been diagnosed with liver disease, you can now… Read Article

Liver Transplant Evaluation Services at UPMC Susquehanna

If you, or someone you love, has been diagnosed with liver disease, you can now access the world-class expertise of the UPMC Liver Transplant Program in your own backyard.

October 2, 2019 Autumn Allergies Testing Health & Wellness Read Article

Do I Have Allergies?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over 20 million American adults and six million children experience seasonal allergies every year. The only way to be sure if your symptoms are an allergy is to get tested.

September 24, 2019 Beyond the Mammogram Health & Wellness Read Article

Beyond the Mammogram: Finding Breast Cancer Early

Proper screening is important for detecting cancer early – when it is most likely to be curable. According to the American College of Radiology, mammography has helped reduce breast cancer deaths by nearly 40% since 1990.

September 17, 2019 What to Do About the Flu Health & Wellness Read Article

What to Do About the Flu

If you’re thinking about skipping this year’s flu shot, consider this: arming yourself against the flu may help reduce the overall risk to your family, friends, and others in your community.

September 11, 2019 Scot Ferguson Health & Wellness Read Article

Dr. Yossa Was the Link Scot Had Been Searching For

Scot Ferguson was on vacation in the Outer Banks of North Carolina planning to get in a few rounds of golf, when it all started.

September 9, 2019 Shannon Hester Health & Wellness Read Article

Doctors Saved Shannon’s Life, Rehabilitation Taught Her How to Live Again

On January 17, 2017, Shannon Hester of Muncy was home alone. She woke that morning as she normally did but was tired and didn’t feel great.

September 9, 2019 Vaping Health & Wellness Read Article

Can Vaping Make You Sick?

Although electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, have been available in the U.S. market since 2007, use of them has exploded in recent years, even as traditional cigarette use decreased – especially in the youth population.

September 4, 2019 Avoiding a Fall this Fall Health & Wellness Read Article

Avoiding a Fall this Fall

When you’re younger, falling may be nothing more than a bit embarrassing. However, as we get older it can be startling, upsetting, and life changing. Falls are a serious health issue among seniors, and unfortunately, falls are a common occurrence.

August 28, 2019 Prescription Drugs Health & Wellness Read Article

The Other Drug Problem: Medication Safety

You probably understand the importance of taking your medications correctly, but you may not be as familiar with how improperly storing and disposing your medications could be creating another problem. 

August 20, 2019 Backpack Safety Health & Wellness Read Article

Backpack Safety: Lighten Your Load This School Year

When back to school shopping, it's important to make sure you consider the fit and function of your child's backpack.

August 13, 2019 Back to School Stress Free Health & Wellness Read Article

Beating Back to School Stress

Whether your kids are in elementary school, high school, or college, going back to school is a transition that can affect the whole family. However, it doesn’t need to be filled with stress and anxiety.