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Capital BlueCross and Rite Aid Hosting COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

Capital BlueCross and Rite Aid are working together to provide COVID-19 vaccines through community-based clinics that enlist the help of local pharmacists.  The clinics,...

Penn State Health bringing Pediatric Care to Lancaster County

Penn State Health is expanding pediatric specialty care of Penn State Children’s Hospital to Lancaster County with the construction of a 47,000-square-foot pediatric outpatient...

All Pennsylvanians Eligible for Covid Vaccines as of April 19

The Department of Health (DOH) in conjunction with the COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force today announced the start of the special initiative to vaccinate targeted...

Gov. Wolf Visits Drive-Thru Mass Vaccination Clinic in Dauphin County

Governor Wolf visited the COVID-19 drive-thru mass vaccination clinic for Dauphin County residents at Harrisburg Area Community College. The drive-thru clinic was developed in...

Study shows Pandemic Stress, Boredom caused some to Increase Smoking

Stress, increased free time and feelings of boredom may have contributed to an increase in the number of cigarettes smoked per day during the...

PA Updates Recommendations to Match CDC Guidance for Social Distancing and...

The Pennsylvania departments of Health and Education announced updated recommendations for K-12 schools on social distancing in classrooms and how to handle COVID-19 cases...

PA Lung Health Advocates to Rally for Tobacco Cessation and Prevention...

On Tuesday, May 4, the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania will virtually host hundreds of youth and adult lung health and tobacco control advocates...

PA Health Visits Masonic Village to Discuss Vaccine, Update Visitation Recommendation

Acting Secretary of Health Alison Beam visited Masonic Villages to highlight vaccination efforts in nursing homes and the measures facilities have taken to support...

UPMC says COVID-19 Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Reduces Risk of Hospitalization and...

Monoclonal antibodies, a COVID-19 treatment given early after coronavirus infection, cut the risk of hospitalization and death by nearly 70% in those most likely...

Highmark and Penn State Health Expand Access for Residents in Central...

Highmark Health and Penn State Health are making it easier for residents of Cumberland County to access primary care with the opening of a...

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