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Geisinger Residency Program Focused on Needs of Rural Communities Is Expanding to Centre County Geisinger Residency Program Focused on Needs of Rural Communities Is Expanding to Centre County
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle, Town&Gown
Americans living in rural communities are seven times as likely as those in urban areas to report that they are unable to get the health care they need, according to a 2017 article from the American Society on Aging. Likewise, 20 percent of the U.S. population is considered rural, but only 12 percen [Read More]
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Geisinger Residency Program Focused on Needs of Rural Communities Is Expanding to Centre County Geisinger Residency Program Focused on Needs of Rural Communities Is Expanding to Centre County
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle, Town&Gown
Americans living in rural communities are seven times as likely as those in urban areas to report that they are unable to get the health care they need, according to a 2017 article from the American Society on Aging. Likewise, 20 percent of the U.S. population is considered rural, but only 12 percen [Read More]

State College Doctor Named Dermatologist of the Year State College Doctor Named Dermatologist of the Year
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A State College doctor was recently named Dermatologist of the Year by the Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (PAD). [Read More]

Centre County Among Areas Affected by Hepatitis A Outbreak in Pennsylvania Centre County Among Areas Affected by Hepatitis A Outbreak in Pennsylvania
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pennsylvania health officials on Monday declared an outbreak of hepatitis A in the Commonwealth, citing an increasing number of cases over the past year. [Read More]

Understanding Infertility Understanding Infertility
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Sarah Scott, MD
Some health issues can make getting pregnant more difficult, but there are treatment options. [Read More]

Possible Measles Case Reported By Mount Nittany Health Tests Negative Possible Measles Case Reported By Mount Nittany Health Tests Negative
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A possible measles case reported in Centre County has tested negative for the virus, Pennsylvania Department of Health press secretary Nate Wardle confirmed on Friday night. [Read More]

Possible Measles Case Reported by Mount Nittany Health Possible Measles Case Reported by Mount Nittany Health
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Mount Nittany Health Physician Group Pediatrics in Boalsburg reported a possible case of measles to the Pennsylvania Department of Health on Thursday. [Read More]

Mount Nittany Charity Ball Raises $180,000 Mount Nittany Charity Ball Raises $180,000
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Mount Nittany Medical Center's annual Charity Ball raised $180,000 for women and children's services at the hospital. [Read More]

Performing Artists Must Protect Their Bodies While Advancing Their Art Performing Artists Must Protect Their Bodies While Advancing Their Art
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Kiyomi Goto, DO
Whether amateur or professional, performing artists have unique health needs based on their particular art form. Musicians, singers, dancers, actors, and other performers should take precautions to maintain good health so they can do their best on stage. [Read More]

Town Hall Meeting to Address Opioid Crisis Town Hall Meeting to Address Opioid Crisis
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Centre County District Attorney's Office and the Heroin Opioid Prevention and Education (HOPE) Initiative have scheduled the latest in a series of town hall meetings on the opioid epidemic. [Read More]

Free Naloxone to Be Available for Pennsylvania Residents Free Naloxone to Be Available for Pennsylvania Residents
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Naloxone will be distributed for free to any Pennsylvania resident on Thursday at nearly 80 locations across the commonwealth, including one in Centre County. [Read More]

Consider All the Options for Treating Shoulder Pain Consider All the Options for Treating Shoulder Pain
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dov Bader, MD
Many of the body’s joints, such as the knee, permit limited movement. However, the shoulder is an incredibly flexible joint, allowing the arm to move and rotate in many directions. [Read More]

No-Nos When It Comes to Holiday Turkey Prep No-Nos When It Comes to Holiday Turkey Prep
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Rinsing a turkey prior to cooking -- a ritual used by many when preparing their Thanksgiving bird -- seems like a good idea, on the surface. Yet, it's one of several preparation techniques that can increase the risk of food poisoning, according to a food safety specialist in Penn State's College o [Read More]

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