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Pennsylvania Mom Gets Tick Tested at PA’s FREE Tick Testing Lab

By Flora Posteraro Jenna Lawson of Harrisburg was ticked off when she found a tick on her daughter's stomach.  Knowing the risk of Lyme Disease,...

After Strong Flu Season, State Health says Vaccination Is the Best...

After a difficult flu season in Pennsylvania, the Department of Health wants residents to realize the dangers of the virus and how it can...

Statewide Suicide Prevention Task Force Created to Strengthen Supports for People...

Governor Tom Wolf announced a first-of-its-kind, statewide Suicide Prevention Task Force to develop the state’s suicide prevention plan, a long-term strategy to reduce suicide...

PSECU to Host and Sponsor Coaches vs. Cancer of Penn State...

PSECU, Pennsylvania’s largest credit union, is proud to serve as the host and presenting sponsor of the 23rd Annual Coaches vs. Cancer of Penn State...

AG Shapiro to Host Drug Take Back at This Weekend’s Pocono...

As racing fans begin packing in preparation for the 2019 Pocono 400 race weekend, Attorney General Josh Shapiro is reminding attendees to bring their...

Health Department Shares Food Safety Tips to Protect Against Foodborne Illnesses

As Pennsylvanians prepare for outdoor picnics and the summer holidays, Department of Health officials shared tips on how to properly handle and store food...

During National EMS Week – Help Emergency Medical Services Help You

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is urging residents to help Emergency Medical Services (EMS) workers better help you in the event of an...

Progress on Opioid Epidemic Battle, Receive Overdose Reversal Medication Training

Governor Tom Wolf and Lt. Governor John Fetterman provided an update on fighting the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania before participating in a naloxone training...

Mid Penn Bank and Peyton Walker Foundation Invest in Training to...

Mid Penn Bank and The Peyton Walker Foundation announced the creation of a new life-saving initiative to combat Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) - one...

Hundreds to Run in Race in Harrisburg to Raise Awareness and...

More than 200 hundred participants are expected to participate in the American Lung Association in Pennsylvania’s 14th annual Pasta Run 5K Race and Kids Noodle...

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