Monthly Archive for November, 2019

: November, 2019

Advanced Heart & Vascular Care Keeps Octogenarian Going Strong

Santo “Sam” Iacono loves life. And thanks to decades-long care at Lancaster General Health, along with a commitment to healthy living, this 83-year-old is more active than many people half his age. The former owner of Sam’s Pizza, a once iconic landmark on Columbia Avenue in Lancaster City, uses his well-honed cooking skills to prepare

Advanced Technology Helps Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy

 About 35 percent of people with diabetes have signs of diabetic retinopathy—a common complication of diabetes and the leading cause of adult blindness. When detected and treated early, the risk of severe vision loss can be reduced by 90 percent. The problem is about half of at-risk patients do not receive a regular eye