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August 8, 2018 Dr. Laura Smith Community Read Article

When Getting Your Child Prepared to Head Back to School, Don’t Forget Their Physical Exam

Preparing your child to go back to school can be a hectic process.

March 22, 2018 sherri Community Read Article

From the Heart: Local Artist Sherri Stager Debuts New Exhibit

Sherri Stager of Mansfield is grateful and excited to be sharing her heart’s passion through a new art exhibit at UPMC Susquehanna Soldiers + Sailors.

February 16, 2018 ankle sprain Community Read Article

Top Questions About Ankle Sprains Answered

About 25,000 ankle sprains occur daily and more than 70 percent are recurring ankle sprains that never completely healed.

February 14, 2018 heart health Community Read Article

5 Ways to Love Your Heart

Little daily habits go a long way to prevent heart disease.

February 7, 2018 TAVR Community Read Article

Narrowing Aortic Valve Can Be Treated Without Open Heart Surgery

Patients can now have a minimally invasive procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) that provides medical teams with an effective treatment option for narrowing aortic valve.

January 18, 2018 Listening to Lungs Community Read Article

Combat Mesothelioma Risks by Avoiding Asbestos Exposure

Did you know approximately 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma in the US each year? Mesothelioma is a rare, aggressive cancer typically linked to exposure to asbestos.

January 9, 2018 cute Community Read Article

Early Detection is Key with Glaucoma

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, and many people do not realize that glaucoma refers to a diverse group of diseases causing damage to the optic nerve in the eye.

January 5, 2018 icy car Community Read Article

Cold Temperatures, Wind Chill, Frostbite, and Hypothermia: A Little Preparation Can Go a Long Way

Cold weather comes with winters in Pennsylvania. It’s important to remember that a little preparation can go a long way to keep you safe and warm when the temperatures plummet.

January 3, 2018 snow Community Read Article

Stay Active Safely This Winter

When we feel the sting of cold weather, we might brush aside the idea of working up a sweat, but staying hydrated during strenuous activity like shoveling snow is just as important as staying hydrated when mowing the lawn.

December 18, 2017 blood Community Read Article

UPMC Susquehanna Offers Discounted All-Inclusive Blood Screenings

UPMC Susquehanna is offering low-cost blood screenings at facilities throughout Lycoming, Clinton, Tioga, and Northumberland Counties.

November 20, 2017 Sleeping Baby Community Read Article

Safe Sleep is as Easy as ABC

November marks Safe Sleep Month, which promotes safe sleeping practices that reduce the chance of sudden-infant death syndrome (SIDS).

November 23, 2016 gingerbread Community Read Article

Expert Care for the Holiday Break. Or Sniffle.

It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but that doesn’t mean it’s certain to be free from illness or injury. So if you need us to get your holidays back on track, we’re here to help. With our extensive network of health care services and providers