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  1. We're finding more evidence that unconventional natural gas...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... about declining home prices. We have now completed several health studies in partnership with the Geisinger Health System, which provides primary care to over 450,000 patients in Pennsylvania, including many residing in fracking areas. Geisinger has ...

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  2. Fatigue, Migraines Linked to Fracking as Case Builds for National BanRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... Against Fracking The study was based on a survey of 7,785 adult primary care patients of the Geisinger Health System, a healthcare provider that covers 40 counties in north and central Pennsylvania. With the Marcellus Shale running below most of ...

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  3. Migraines, Fatigue, And Chronic Nasal Problems Associated With Fracking, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... people. To reach their conclusions researchers evaluated the responses of nearly 8,000 people on the Geisinger Health System, a health care provider that covers about 40 counties in north and central Pennsylvania. Participants were reached via ...

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  4. Fracking & health: What we know from Pennsylvania's natural gas boomRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | UPI

    ... of unconventional gas wells. We have now completed several health studies in partnership with the Geisinger Health System, which provides primary care to over 450,000 patients in Pennsylvania, including many residing in fracking areas. Geisinger has ...

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  5. High exposure to unconventional natural gas wells linked to migraine headaches, sinus and fatigueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News

    ... created a questionnaire and received responses from 7,785 adult primary care patients of the Geisinger Health System, a health care provider that covers 40 counties in north and central Pennsylvania. The questionnaires were returned between April ...

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  6. Study: Unconventional Natural Gas Wells Associated with Migraine,...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    ... created a questionnaire and received responses from 7,785 adult primary care patients of the Geisinger Health System, a health care provider that covers 40 counties in north and central Pennsylvania. The questionnaires were returned between April ...

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  7. 4 Signs You're About To Have Heat StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... Yikes. "Heat stroke is a life-threatening issue," says Douglas Kupas, MD, an emergency physician at Geisinger Health System. Conditions like high blood pressure , thyroid disease, or diabetes can put you at a higher risk of suffering from this ...

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  8. Do Olympians Have Better Genes Than You And Me?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Fast Company

    ... means predictive. "There is no super athlete gene," says Jennifer Kristin Wagner, a bioethicist at Geisinger Health System, based in Pennsylvania. One gene that is frequently-cited is the ACTN3 gene, dubbed the "speed gene," which encodes ...

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  9. Healthwatch 16: Treating AnemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... eat a diet rich in iron - most notably red meat and leafy greens. But anemia is common enough that Geisinger Health System is taking a look at how to best prevent it from happening, whenever possible says Dr. Ben Hohmuth, director of patient blood ...

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  10. Christine Cassel receives Gail Warden leadership awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Modern Healthcare

    ... former CEO of the Henry Ford Health System , and Dr. Glenn Steele Jr., former president and CEO of Geisinger Health System . Maria Castellucci is a general assignment reporter covering spot news for Modern Healthcare's website and print edition. She ...

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  11. Photo: , License: N/A, Created: 2016:07:19 14:03:09Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The Times-Tribune

    ... of Geisinger who are going to be taking care of that person, and to me, that's a powerful thing." Geisinger Health System is one of two health networks in Pennsylvania charged by the National Cancer Institute as a Community Oncology Research ...

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  12. In Focus BlogGetting Ready for Bundled Payments in Cardiac CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... cited prior success with pilots for cardiac bundled payments, as well as a successful program in the Geisinger Health System. The hip-and-knee bundle program, now in 67 markets, will expand to cover more procedures. Focus on Transitions. CMS wants ...

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  13. Geisinger welcomes 51 new advanced residents and fellows, 110 new residentsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 29 | GantDaily.com

    Geisinger Health System officially welcomed its new class of 51 advanced residents and fellows including 34 who are new to the Geisinger system during an orientation program July 1-6.

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  14. Healthwatch 16: Freshening Up Food ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... of ingredients chef Matthew Cervay prefers to use. He feeds thousands of people every day in the Geisinger Health System. Chef Cervay is new to the area and his position is new, too: system executive chef, unifying food service standards at the many ...

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  15. Veteran Physician Dody Fisher, M.D., on a Mission to Improve OutcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Freshnews

    ... new era of population health management. Prior to joining Forward Health Group, Dr. Fisher worked at Geisinger Health System and, most recently, the Sentara Quality Care Network, a system of sixteen hospitals with over four thousand affiliated ...

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  16. Fracking Industry Wells Associated With Increased Risk of Asthma AttacksRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2016 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... For the study, Rasmussen and her colleagues analyzed health records from 2005 through 2012 from the Geisinger Health System, a health care provider that covers 40 counties in north and central Pennsylvania. The study is a joint effort of the ...

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  17. Fracking may worsen asthma for nearby residents, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... electronic health records to identify almost 36,000 asthma patients treated during that time in the Geisinger Health System, which covers more than 40 counties in Pennsylvania. Evidence of asthma attacks included new prescriptions for steroid ...

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  18. Fracking wells may increase asthma attacks, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Medical Association Internal Medicine. The researchers at Johns Hopkins University partnered with Geisinger Health System and conducted the study using electronic health records from 2005 to 2012 in north and central Pennsylvania. Among the 27,000 ...

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  19. Study: Fracking may worsen asthma for nearbyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... electronic health records to identify almost 36,000 asthma patients treated during that time in the Geisinger Health System, which covers more than 40 counties in Pennsylvania. Evidence of asthma attacks included new prescriptions for steroid ...

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  20. Could fracking worsen asthma?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | CBS News

    ... electronic health records to identify almost 36,000 asthma patients treated during that time in the Geisinger Health System, which covers more than 40 counties in Pennsylvania. Evidence of asthma attacks included new prescriptions for steroid ...

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