Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:14:07 -0700
COAL TOWNSHIP - Eat healthy, stay active, be positive - all messages to be delivered Wednesday during the Shamokin Area School District's health fair. The fair will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is open to the public. Twenty-plus vendors and community organizations will serve healthy snacks and drinks, and provide tips on healthy living and public safety. Contests will award prizes designed ...
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:31:00 -0700
Thumbs up to everyone who has entered the 10 to Watch young professionals contest. Dozens of talented Seacoast residents have put themselves out there at www.seacoastonline.com/10toWatch by entering the contest, which is run by Catapult Seacoast and Seacoastonline.com in a partnership now in its second year.
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:48:35 -0700
Later telling her grandchildren about “the carnage of the World Wars,” Walsh recalled as a nurse treating patients with mustard gas poisoning into the 1930s. Faced with few career choices as a young woman, Walsh first considered teaching school, but decided she didn’t like it, choosing to become a nurse instead, getting training from Santa Rosa Hospital and, in 1934, graduating from P & S ...
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:27:44 -0700
Dr. Henry Williams, Memorial Hospital says "It tends to be one of those silent killers, you don't feel bad when you first have high blood sugar."Nearly 10 percent of the population or more than 29 million people are walking around with diabetes.
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:48:09 -0700
Genomics has undergone a major shift in the last year. The drop in price in the past decade from $3B to $1K to sequence a genome is the 10X force likely to cause an inflection point in a number of health-related industries. But despite the price, right now genomics is a niche product in large part used in and promoted by academia. Read More
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:25:58 -0700
Overweight mothers are more likely to give birth to larger than normal babies, and those babies are at high risk of growing up to be obese.