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Rides to Remember Rides to Remember
82 weeks ago - Town and gown
Breast cancer. These two simple yet terrifying words heard by many women and their families and friends are never cause for celebration. But thanks to a partnership between Fullington Trail- ways, the Penn State Lady Lions basketball team, and the Penn State Pink Zone, breast cancer survivors across [Read More]
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Ray Rice Assault Reminder Domestic Violence Happens Everywhere, Including Centre County Ray Rice Assault Reminder Domestic Violence Happens Everywhere, Including Centre County
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Between 2009 and 2014 the Victim Centered Intensive Case Management Unit for Centre County, which is housed in the State College Police Department, handled referrals of 1,226 separate domestic violence related incidents involving 1,805 victims. [Read More]

Penn State Monitors International Students Under CDC Ebola Guidelines Penn State Monitors International Students Under CDC Ebola Guidelines
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"In general, medical personnel are encouraging all members of the Penn State community who have traveled within the past 21 days to an area that currently is experiencing an outbreak of Ebola to monitor for fever and symptoms daily," says Jensen. [Read More]

To Your Health: Water is Key Ingredient in Battle to Beat the Heat To Your Health: Water is Key Ingredient in Battle to Beat the Heat
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Susan Trainor
The fluids you consume are second only to oxygen in keeping you alive and well. But determining what beverages are best and how much you need to drink can be confusing. [Read More]

Penn State Student's .427 BAC Illustrates Dangers of Excessive and Binge Drinking Penn State Student's .427 BAC Illustrates Dangers of Excessive and Binge Drinking
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"Even if you only drink on occasion, you may still be considered a binge drinker if you drink alcohol very quickly, find yourself drinking just to get drunk, or regularly drink more than one or two drinks in a single session," says Elias. [Read More]

Lemont Man Treated for Exposure to Rabies Lemont Man Treated for Exposure to Rabies
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The unidentified man was reportedly in bed when he heard a noise. When he got out of bed the bat bit him on the top of his foot. This is the second time this summer that someone in our area has been bitten by a rabid animal. [Read More]

Patton Township Man Honored for Donor History as Red Cross Faces Shortage Patton Township Man Honored for Donor History as Red Cross Faces Shortage
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"Once I found out I had O negative blood and I was a universal donor I felt the leading of the Lord and the need to help people," says Dick Straw, regular donor. [Read More]

State College Spikes Will Paint the Park Pink State College Spikes Will Paint the Park Pink
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
The State College Spikes will help raise money for breast cancer treatment, while honoring survivors and those suffering from the illness, during its upcoming "Paint the Park Pink" event. [Read More]

His Name Was Dominic His Name Was Dominic
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
In terms that are rarely used today, he was identified by the system as "incorrigible." His family, concerned for his safety, their safety and his mental health, had him committed to a short-term treatment facility such as St. Francis, from which he was eventually transferred to the state facility [Read More]

Construction for New Veterans Affairs Clinic Underway, Slated to Open in 2015 Construction for New Veterans Affairs Clinic Underway, Slated to Open in 2015
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
The State College clinic saw just over 4,000 patients with about 15,500 separate appointments in the 2012-2013 fiscal year, according to figures released by the Altoona VA. [Read More]

Why Kids Should Avoid a Caffeine High   Why Kids Should Avoid a Caffeine High
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
“The risks are typically higher in children because their brains are still developing,” Mahr says. “There is not a lot known about brain development and neurocircuitry, or how the introduction of a substance (such as caffeine) may affect it.” [Read More]

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