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Study Shows Harrisburg Area Ranked 37th Most Polluted in U.S., Second...

Harrisburg-York-Lebanon, PA metro area’s year-round level of particle pollution worsens for third consecutive year, earns an F grade and ranked 37th most polluted in...

Duck Donuts Launches Second Annual Make-A-Wish Campaign to Grant Wishes for...

Duck Donuts has launched its annual national Quack Gives Back partnership with Make-A-Wish, a global nonprofit organization whose mission is to grant life-changing wishes...

PHCA Calls for Congress to Pass the Protecting Rural Seniors’ Access...

The Pennsylvania Health Care Association (PHCA) has released the following statement in response to the Biden administration’s final rule for a national nursing facility...

Study Shows Afib More Common and Dangerous in Younger People Than...

Atrial fibrillation (Afib), a common type of arrhythmia that is on the rise in people under the age of 65, is more dangerous in...

New UPMC Sports Medicine Clinic Opens in Ireland, Expands Access to...

In partnership with Mardyke Arena University College Cork (UCC), UPMC Sports Medicine Clinic, Mardyke Arena, UCC opened its doors to patients this week, expanding UPMC’s multinational...

Having and Using Dental Coverage Benefits Overall Health

Brushing, flossing, and getting routine dental checkups can do more than brighten your smile. A growing body of research shows they can improve your...

L&I’s Hiram G. Andrews Center Hosts 2024 Autism Awareness & Acceptance...

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Secretary Nancy A. Walker joined more than 400 autism-support students and educators from 15 Pennsylvania schools for the...

Pennsylvanians can Apply for Health Care Opportunities Available at the...

Exciting and career-enhancing opportunities in long-term health care await dedicated and compassionate people who want to care for American veterans and their families at...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Celebrates Expansion of Sensory-Friendly Courtrooms during Autism Acceptance...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Kevin Dougherty recognized the efforts of courts statewide to create autism-friendly environments for court users and their families. “The courthouse setting can...

State Boards of Psychology and Osteopathic Medicine Adopt New Policies That...

The State Boards of Psychology and Osteopathic Medicine voted this week to adopt new Statement of Policies (SOP) that oppose the use of conversion...