While a simple blood test may be the easiest way to check for infections, many baby boomers miss an opportunity for early intervention for a potentially debilitating liver disease.Read More »
Health care is always changing, brought on by scientific breakthroughs, technological advancements, government regulation and reform.
SPARRING WITH PARKINSON’S Region’s first noncontact boxing program for the degenerative disorder gives patients mobility and hope
While telling the story of the struggles he faced after given the hard news three months ago that he had Parkinson's disease, 68-year-old Quentin Feitner's voice quivered and one of his hands feverishly trembled.
As part of its vision of improving patient experience, Pocono Medical Center of East Stroudsburg on Tuesday opened the new entrance to its Mattioli Emergency Center.Read More »
A new personal-care facility has opened in Richlandtown, as Meadow Glen at Phoebe Richland is accepting patients.
Construction is advancing on the fourth Greater Lehigh Valley campus for Country Meadows Retirement Communities.Read More »
Local cancer patients now will have access to more clinical trials as Lehigh Valley Health Network has joined the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance.Read More »
Foot Solutions of Palmer Township is growing. After nine years in business, John and Stephanie Garrity are expanding their business into a second franchise store in Allentown.
Kennett Square-based Genesis Health Care, which has operations in Lehigh, Berks, Bucks and Monroe counties, said no local operations will be affected by its agreement to sell its home and hospice operations.Read More »