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  1. Peace of Mind comes with getting health insurance

    The Affordable Care Act is making a real difference in the lives of women, men, and their families in communities across the country, including here in Lebanon County.   Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (the new health law), young people are able to stay on their parents insurance until age…

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  2. Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month.   One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, making it the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. In the United States, it is the second leading cause of death among females. In fact, each year it is estimated…

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  3. Let’s Talk Month

    “I need to talk to you about……sex.”  This is the point when your ‘tween’ runs screaming from the room!   Studies done by The National Campaign for the Prevention of Teen Pregnancy have determined that teens hate having “The Talk”.  In fact, this “one shot and done” approach to talking…

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  4. Title X: Beyond the Hype

    In recent weeks, the Title X Family Planning program has been at the top of many headlines in the national news media.  Many of these emotionally charged stories have called to eliminate the funding to this program.  However, much of the national news has fallen short of explaining the role…

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  5. Women’s Health Month: Not your mother’s IUD

      This month we recognize “Women’s Health Month”.  As we bring awareness to physical health practices such as diet and exercise, it is also a time to reflect upon the progress that has been made in the area of reproductive health and contraceptive technology (birth control).  In the 1970’s, the…

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  6. April is Sexually Transmitted Infection Awareness Month

    It is sometimes believed that what we can’t see can’t hurt us.   When it comes to Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI), this is not the case.  While there is a host of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI’s), chlamydia is the most commonly reported STI in the United States.  Chlamydia is often not…

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  7. Bridging the gender gap: The new age of healthcare for men

    There has been a lot of talk in the past few years about the changing healthcare landscape.  Through lengthy Supreme Court hearings, we have learned about the provisions that impact women.  However, there is one group that has flown under the radar in the press-men.   Public health data from…

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  8. February is Women’s Heart Health 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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  9. Lebanon Family Health Services has got you covered!

    Well woman medical care such as an annual pelvic exam, cervical and breast cancer screenings and access to birth control is now common practice.  There was a time when this was not the case.  For over 40 years Lebanon Family Health Services has been providing these services to the Lebanon…

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  10. “The more things change, the more they stay the same.”

    Looking at the history of the tobacco industry promotion in the US, a certain truth can be revealed in the age-old  adage, “The more things change, the more they stay the same.”   In the late 1990’s, after a lengthy legal battle, the tobacco industry settled with states for billions…

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Heidi Tylwalk

Foster mom finds relief

Babies received good nutrition and monitoring because of LFHS.

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Cocktails and Comedy

Earl David Reed

Featuring Earl David Reed

Friday May 12, 7pm

The Cornwall Inn

For Tickets:  call 273-6741 or order on-line.

 

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  • Next Freedom From Smoking Classes

     

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    May 9, 6-7pm

    Jonestown UCC

    120 Market Street, Jonestown

     

    May 11, 1-2pm

    Lebanon Family Health

    615 Cumberland Street

     

    *Register at 273-6741 ext. 310

  • Welcome back Summer!

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    “Farm to Table” with Olaf and his FROZEN friends!

    Wednesday June 14, 9-4