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Health Department ​Encourages Addressing Tobacco ​Use in One’s Personal Journey of...

The Department of Health today announced it is increasing efforts to encourage Pennsylvanians who are engaged in drug and alcohol recovery programs to seek...

Department of Health Reports First Human Cases of West Nile Virus...

Pennsylvania’s first probable human cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) infection in 2022 have been detected in Berks, Lancaster, Luzerne, and Philadelphia counties. The...

Mid Penn Bank’s Charity Golf Tournament Supports PA Breast Cancer Coalition

Mid Penn Bank hosted its 2022 Celebrity Golf Classic Tournament at the Hershey Country Club in support of The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition. Now...

Governor Signs Executive Order Protecting Out-of-State Women Seeking Abortions in PA

Governor Tom Wolf signed Executive Order 2022-01, immediately ensuring out-of-state residents may enter Pennsylvania to access reproductive health care services in the commonwealth. The executive order also affirms the...

Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Advocates, Lawmakers and Governor Secure Historic Budget Victory...

Pennsylvania long-term care advocates commend the General Assembly and Governor Tom Wolf for their partnership and commitment to prioritize a critical investment for senior...
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Phone a Friend with MS

Multiple Sclerosis or MS is a central nervous system disease that disrupts the flow of information from the brain to the body. About 1...

Tap Into Summer Hydration Tips

As an avid runner, certified running coach, and veteran of a variety of marathons, Nicole Cassel knows the importance of proper hydration. She understands it...

PA Offers Funding to Provide Support Services to Pregnant and Postpartum...

The Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) announced the availability of $3 million in funding for entities to provide pregnancy support services to...

Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Discusses Efforts to Decrease Overdose Deaths...

Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Secretary Jen Smith joined the Juniata Valley Tri-County Drug & Alcohol Abuse Commission, substance use disorder treatment...

Men’s Health: Closing the Longevity Gap

June is National Men’s Health Month – a perfect time for men to take stock of their health and wellness. On average, women now...

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