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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Rep. Kerry Benninghoff’s (R-Centre/Mifflin) House Resolution 1024 unanimously passed the House of Representatives today, officially designating September 2018 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in Pennsylvania. “No one...

Where Would Your Physician Go For Care?

Medscape, the leading source of clinical news, health information, and point-of-care tools for physicians, today announced the results of Medscape Physicians' Choice: Top Hospitals for...

PA Trauma Systems Foundation Trauma Center Accreditation Granted to One Additional...

Trauma center accreditation status has been granted to one additional hospital in Pennsylvania starting November 1, 2018. Level IV Trauma Center Accreditation:  Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, PA Effective November 1,...

Pennsylvania’s First Medical Marijuana Education Center Opens In Pittsburgh

(KDKA-TV) Earlier this year, it became possible to buy medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. But since that time, there have been questions about what works for what condition and how...

Capital BlueCross Named one of the Best Places to Work in...

Capital BlueCross is proud to announce it has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for 2018. It is among 100...

The Deadly Impact of Lyme disease in PA: an event...

Can a tiny tick bite kill? The alarming answer is YES!  Pennsylvania already leads the nation with the highest number of Lyme disease cases....

Medical Cannabis Market is Set to Grow as Edible Product Popularity...

According to a report published by Global Market Insights, the U.S medical cannabis market size was valued at over USD 3.5 Billion in 2017 and is...

State auditor general joins Matzie at hearing on unfair pharmacy benefit...

State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale joined state Rep. Rob Matzie, D-Beaver/Allegheny, and others today for a public hearing on practices by some pharmacy benefit...

Capital BlueCross Offers Free Virtual Care for Hurricane-impacted Members in the...

With Hurricane Florence targeting the Carolinas, Capital BlueCross is ensuring its affected members have access to medical and mental healthcare before, during, and after...
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Teen Suicide – September is Suicide Prevention Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month.  The teen suicide rate is soaring in the United States.  A mom shares the story of her...

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