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AG Shapiro, Governor Wolf Announce New 10-Year Contract between UPMC and...

Attorney General Josh Shapiro and Governor Tom Wolf announced UPMC and Highmark have agreed to enter into a 10-year contract that ends their longstanding...

Health Department Reminds Pennsylvanians to Protect Against Mosquitoes and Ticks

Department of Health officials today reminded Pennsylvanians that ticks and mosquitoes can transmit dangerous diseases in their bites and encouraged residents to learn the...

Department of Health Launches Medical Marijuana Research Program

The Pennsylvania Department of Health launched the first-in-the-nation research program for medical marijuana by announcing the first three approved clinical registrants that will work with approved universities...

New Study-Parental Support Is Key When Autistic Adolescents Want to Learn...

Autistic adolescents need the support of their parents or guardians to prioritize independence so that they are prepared for learning to drive, according to...

Health Department Encourages Men to Be Vigilant About Their Health, See...

The Department of Health encouraged all Pennsylvania men to take the proper steps to stay healthy and stressed the importance of knowing the risk...

Gov. Wolf Signs Sixth Opioid Disaster Declaration Renewal, Announces New Initiatives

Governor Tom Wolf signed the sixth renewal of his opioid disaster declaration, put in to place in January 2018 as a mechanism for state agencies,...

Voluntary Recall of Pillsbury® Best Bread Flour Sold in PA Due...

Hometown Food Company, in cooperation with ADM Milling Co., initiated a voluntary recall of two specific lot codes of its Pillsbury® Best 5 lb....

Health Department Tours Pennsylvania Children’s Hospitals to Stress Importance of Healthy...

Department of Health officials visited Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital as the last stop on a statewide tour of all the children’s hospitals in...

Shady Grove Fertility Named Clinical Partner of UPMC Pinnacle

Shady Grove Fertility has been named a Clinical Partner of fertility care for UPMC Pinnacle, a top-rated healthcare system, providing cutting-edge fertility treatment to...

Health Department: Eating Disorders Among Youth Increasing, Support Needed for Recovery

Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine joined members of the legislature and eating disorder advocates to raise awareness about the prevalence of eating...

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