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Warning Signs of Suicide: 5 Steps that Could Save a Life

For Eileen Finkenbinder and others touched by suicide, there is unfathomable grief, anger, guilt, and other emotional aftershocks. “There are some dark days, and there...

Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Joins Recovery Community, Lawmakers, Advocates...

The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) joined the Pennsylvania Association of County Drug and Alcohol Administrators (PACDAA), members of Pennsylvania’s recovery community,...

Medicare Open Enrollment Begins October 15, Free Insurance Counseling Available through...

The Pennsylvania Department of Aging reminded consumers that the annual open enrollment period for Medicare beneficiaries will begin October 15 and end December 7....

1,2,3’s of CBD for People and Pets

Are you tired of taking medications for aches and pains? Many are trying CBD products as an alternative but do you know which to...

Health Care Career Opportunities Available at the Gino J. Merli Veterans’ Center

Exciting and rewarding careers in long-term health care await hard-working, passionate and caring people who want to care for American veterans and their spouses...

PHEAA is Urging Selected Student Loan Relief for Nurses Applicants to...

The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) is encouraging the thousands of nurses who have been selected for participation in Pennsylvania’s Student Loan Relief...

Capital Blue Cross Connect Opens on WellSpan Health’s York Campus

Expanding their joint commitment to accessible, consumer-focused healthcare, Capital Blue Cross and WellSpan Health officially opened a new Capital Blue Cross Connect health and...

Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Stresses Importance of Recovery Supports...

To commemorate Recovery Month in Pennsylvania, Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Secretary Jen Smith joined Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania’s President Dr. Charles...

PA Recognizes Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, Ways to Strengthen Support and...

Leadership from multiple state agencies joined advocates from Prevent Suicide PA to recognize September as Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and raise awareness around work...

Secretary of Health Visits Dental Clinic, Emphasizes Importance of Oral Health 

Emphasizing the need for access to oral health care for all Pennsylvanians, Acting Secretary of Health and Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Denise Johnson visited...

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