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The Hemp Cast – Episode 2

In this episode of the HempCast Podcast, we go over the history of Hemp and its huge impact in Pennsylvania and across the country. Hemp...

Peyton Walker Foundation Donates AEDs to Harrisburg School District

The Peyton Walker Foundation joined Harrisburg School District, Pinnacle Health Foundation, UPMC Pinnacle, State and City Leaders, students and others to launch a new...

Auditor General Highlights How Rebates Drive Up Prescription Drug Costs for...

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale visited The Hometown Pharmacy in New Castle to release his new special report on how manufacturers’ rebates artificially inflate the...

Proposal to Improve Screening, Treatment of Postpartum Depression

HARRISBURG – Bipartisan legislation would improve screening and treatment of new mothers affected by postpartum depression, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators Camera Bartolotta...

1.2 Million Pennsylvanians Suffer from a Rare Disease

In honor of National Rare Disease Day on Feb. 28, Reps. Marcy Toepel and Mark Longietti, as well as Sens. Judy Ward and John...

Capital BlueCross Tops Industry Average for Fifth Straight Year for Customer...

Since 2014, Capital BlueCross has scored higher than all health insurance providers publicly measured in the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). On a scale...

Department of Health Makes It Easier to Access Family Nutrition Benefits

The Wolf Administration announced that Pennsylvania’s Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is now offering families a new way to...

Health Department Urges Awareness, Education on Eating Disorders

The State Health Department is encouraging all Pennsylvanians to be aware of the various types of eating disorders that can affect individuals of any...

New Medical Marijuana Dispensary opens in Pennsylvania

State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) is pleased that the Cresco Yeltrah’s CY+ medical marijuana dispensary is now open in New Kensington. “The state’s medical marijuana law...

Department of Health Encourages Pennsylvanians to Make Oral Health a Priority

Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine encouraged all Pennsylvanians to take steps to care for their oral health and highlighted several goals established by the...

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