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  1. Cancer Patients Benefit from an Active LifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    When diagnosed with cancer, patients expect the standard treatments of chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. However, additional integrated therapies can address the needs of both body and mind when battling or recovering from cancer.

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  2. The Medical Minute: Cancer Patients Benefit From an Active LifestyleRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Newswise

    When diagnosed with cancer, patients expect the standard treatments of chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. However, additional integrated therapies can address the needs of both body and mind when battling or recovering from cancer.

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  3. Man injured in second overnight Harrisburg shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | PennLive.com

    Several hours after a shooting killed a 26-year-old on 14th Street , a second shooting injured a 25-year-old man on North Second and South streets in Harrisburg. According to Harrisburg police, officers were called to the 200 block of North 2nd Street around 2:21 a.m. Sunday and found the victim, who was bleeding from the face and neck.

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  4. High Pollen Levels Hitting Allergy Sufferers HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Health News Digest

    This year's harsh winter staved off an early arrival of springtime allergies, but the wet weather that has gardens looking lush and green also means tree pollen - especially oak - has made things worse than usual for those who suffer. Dr. Randy Young , director of pulmonology, allergy and critical care medicine at Penn State Hershey Medical Center , says allergy season typically starts within a few weeks of the last frost.

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  5. Trade TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | PennLive.com

    Trade Talk showcases the businesses in the midstate and the people who make them work. From companies who make iconic products to the small family businesses and everyone in between, we have a little bit of everything in the midstate.

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  6. Seasonal allergies remedies and tips so you can enjoy your springRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | PennLive.com

    The news gets worse: there isn't a way to eradicate allergies, aside from sheer avoidance. While that might be feasible for those who suffer from the indoor variety - such as dust mites and animals - when it comes to avoiding pollen, it's a losing battle.

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    Monday May 11 | Rehab Management

    Christopher N. Sciamanna, MD, MPH , and colleagues at Penn State College of Medicine have received a $14 million grant from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to perform a 3-year study about the effectiveness of an exercise program for seniors who have had a fall-related fracture, per a news release from Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Sciamanna, a professor of medicine and public health services at Penn State College of Medicine, and his team will enroll 2,000 adults at least 65 years of age who have had a fall-related fracture into their study to look at the benefits of a program integrating strength training, balance exercises, and walking, the release continues.

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  8. Preparing for a Laboratory InspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Advance

    ... MD, FCAP, is a retired clinical pathologist and professor of pathology, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Penn. He serves on the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Commission on Laboratory Accreditation as Inter-Region ...

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  9. The Medical Minute: The Causes and Signs of Depression in ChildrenRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | GantDaily.com

    Parents, teachers and others can find it hard to spot signs of depression and anxiety in children - and struggle with how they can help. So, how can those closest to children recognize these problems? What causes depression and anxiety in children? "Unfortunately, often there is not a straightforward answer for these often simply stated questions," said Timothy Zeiger , a psychologist at Penn State Hershey Medical Center .

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  10. "It's not worth it": West Hanover Township woman traces melanoma to tanning bed use in high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | PennLive.com

    Ashley Kepler started using tanning beds when she was 16 and now, at 26, she is fighting stage 3 melanoma. Kepler now warns people about tanning beds and doctors say they should be off-limits to teens, whose skin is more fragile.

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  11. Checking your moles provides early warning for skin cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | PennLive.com

    Melanoma is the second most common cause of cancer in women ages 20 to 29 and is directly linked to tanning bed use, says Dr. Rogerio Neves, deputy director of the Melanoma and Skin Care Center at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Each year in the United States, nearly 5 million people are treated for skin cancers at an annual cost of about $8.1 billion, according to the U.S. Surgeon General's Office, which last year issued a " Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer ."

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  12. The Medical Minute: The Causes and Signs of Depression in ChildrenRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Newswise

    Parents, teachers and others can find it hard to spot signs of depression and anxiety in children - and struggle with how they can help. "Unfortunately, often there is not a straightforward answer for these often simply stated questions," says Timothy Zeiger , a psychologist at Penn State Hershey Medical Center .

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  13. Did your local hospital get an A for safety?: New rankings releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | PennLive.com

    PinnacleHealth System received an A for patient safety at Harrisburg Hospital and Community General Osteopathic Hospital. This file photo was taken outside Harrisburg Hospital.

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  14. Penn State College of Medicine Receives $14 Million to Study Exercise Program for SeniorsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Newswise

    Penn State College of Medicine has been awarded nearly $14 million in funding from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to study the effectiveness of a program integrating strength training, balance exercises and walking for older adults who have had a fall-related fracture. Dr. Christopher Sciamanna , professor of medicine and public health services, and his team will enroll 2,000 adults at least 65 years old who have had a fall-related fracture for the three-year study.

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  15. Exercise from the heart: Hummelstown Zumba instructor offers free class to special needs childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | PennLive.com

    "My goal is to make a smile happen. If I can do that, then my heart is filled with joy,'' says Jeff Still Zumba For Individuals with Special needs is held from 9-10 a.m. the first and third Saturday of every month at the Nye Elementary School 200 S. John St., Hummelstown.

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  16. Most adult acne antibiotic course durations follow guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The majority of oral antibiotic course durations for adult acne follow guidelines, according to a study published in the May issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology . Chelsey E. Straight, from the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, and colleagues retrospectively analyzed commercial insurance claims to determine the duration and costs of antibiotic treatment among adults with acne.

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  17. Hershey med students to lead cleanup eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Penn State College of Medicine students will lead the eighth annual Kiss Hershey Back Derry Township cleanup day on Saturday, May 2. The event is a township-wide cleanup effort to make the "Sweetest Place on Earth" also the cleanest place. During the event, community members will clean up streets and other public areas in an effort to beautify Hershey.

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  18. If wife goes into labor, Worcester Sharks' Ryan Mougenel will exit Game 3; Nate Schmidt celebratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PennLive.com

    Tuesday, April 28, is the due date. The Sharks are scheduled to play the Hershey Bears , the team Mougenel served as assistant coach in 2013-14, Wednesday night at Giant Center in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series.

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  19. Letting Babies Nap In Car Seat Could Be Deadly, Experts WarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Switched

    Placing infants in car seats and other sitting devices for naps may put their lives in danger, according to a new study. In the study, researchers examined 47 cases of children under 2 years old who died while in device designed for them to sit in, or in which they could be carried.

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  20. Cribs are for sleeping, car seats are for traveling: Danger in using...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Medical News Today

    Sleep-related deaths are the most common cause of death for infants 1-12 months of age. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that infants sleep on their back on a firm mattress, without loose bedding.

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