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  1. Kiss Those Butts Good-Bye!

    New Year’s Eve is just around the corner, and that means you will have a chance to start fresh. Maybe this year you will start eating healthier, or going to the gym more. Or maybe you will be finally be able to kiss those cigarettes good-bye. According to the Centers…

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  2. Ovarian Cancer: The Silent Killer

    Ovarian cancer is often dubbed “The Silent Killer” because it typically goes undetected until it has progressed into later stages.  Sadly, only 19% of ovarian cancers are detected in the early stages according to the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.  The signs and symptoms of this silent killer are often described…

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  3. Summer Sun Safety

    As you are packing up the cooler, heading to the beach and preparing for that backyard barbeque this weekend, don’t forget to pack the most important items- sunscreen and sunglasses.  On Friday May 26, we recognize national “Don’t Fry Day”.  The Friday before Memorial Day every year marks the time…

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  4. Women’s heart health awareness month

    For decades, the diagnosis of heart disease has been an afterthought in the area of women’s health.  Conventional thought led us to believe that heart disease was an issue more for men than their female counterparts.  In reality, 1 in 3 women die of heart disease every year.  That’s one…

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  5. What is a ‘Culture of Health’?

    In recent years, we have heard the term “Culture of Health” used frequently.  We may hear it used in response to well-known public health crises such as increased rates of obesity and related diseases (ie. hypertension, diabetes etc…).  We may even hear this term used in reaction to individuals lacking…

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  6. The Millennial Generation in the new age of HIV/AIDS

    “Generation X”, the “Baby Boomers”, and all generations born before can remember a world without AIDS.  These generations can remember when HIV (The Human Immunodeficiency Virus –the virus that causes AIDS) was first discovered.  Above all, they knew the fear of death that loomed with a positive diagnosis.   However,…

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  7. Getting Beyond “The Talk”

    It’s the dreadful memory that many adults have embedded in their brains ….the day mom or dad sat them down to have “The Talk”.  This ghastly rite of passage has unnerved generations for centuries.   The topic of sex or “the birds and the bees” is as old as time, but…

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  8. National HIV Testing Day in June

    On June 27 we recognize “National HIV Testing” Day.  Since the advent of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980’s, public awareness, scientific research and medical advances have come a long way.  While AIDS remains a prominent threat and has been identified as one of the most destructive pandemics in world…

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  9. Women’s Health Month

    As May comes to a close, we conclude the advocacy and awareness activities that have come along with National Women’s Health Month.  A movement that began over 40 years ago, the women’s health movement has highlighted health issues that are unique to women.  These efforts have brought great progress for…

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STI Awarness Month

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Free and Confidential Testing

Walk-in Day

Monday April 30, 12-5pm

*all participants will receive a $20 gift card

  • Diabetes Prevention Program

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    Registration and Information Session:

    Tuesday June 19 at noon & 6:30pm

    To register, call:

    (717) 273-6741 ext. 310

  • Splash of Color Art Auction

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    Saturday May 19, 7pm

    At Mount Hope Estate & Winery

    For Tickets, Call:

    (717) 273-6741

    or register on-line