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Protected: Lisa’s Story: Changing Her Life by Changing How She Eats

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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

Stephanie’s Story: Back in the Saddle after Breast Cancer

Stephanie Kager leads a very active life. Whether running, hiking, biking, or caring for her six children and the five horses they show competitively, she rarely slows down. No matter how busy she is, Stephanie is diligent about getting her annual breast cancer screening. Following her latest mammogram, she received a call-back for a second look. She

Pressboard Media Test – WGAL

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An all Hands on Education at UGI

Christian Strother may not realize it, but UGI has been preparing for him to start his first job since before he was born. “We have been working on promoting technical education for more than two decades,” said Joseph Swope, Manager, Media Relations and Special Projects at UGI Utilities. “We’ve created partnerships at virtually every education

‘Health Hub’ Blog from Lancaster General Health Features Good ‘n Healthy Recipes

The LG Health Hub blog is filled with health and wellness information authored by Lancaster General Health experts. Physicians, physical therapists, dietitians, nurse practitioners, exercise physiologists, and others offer practical, easy-to-understand advice on topics ranging from survival tips for new moms to heart disease prevention. In addition, the Health Hub features patient stories, health assessments,

Highmark Blue Shield is supporting local nonprofits, all while promoting a healthy lifestyle…See How!

 Our community programs are part of giving back to, reinvesting in, and strengthening our communities. Every day, we empower our customers through innovative products, services and solutions that are not just more valuable, but truly transformative to their health care journeys and lives. To learn more we invite you to watch this video or

Take Steps to Prevent Heat Exhaustion and Other Heat-Related Illnesses

While summer means a return to your favorite sports and outdoor activities, prolonged exposure to the season’s heat and humidity also increases the likelihood of experiencing a variety of heat-related illnesses. However, equipped with some basic knowledge of risk factors, symptoms and precautionary tactics, you can safely enjoy the best summer has to offer. What

Ann’s Story: Surviving Lung Cancer

 In March 2016, Ann Robinson was facing Stage 3 lung cancer. Today the Elizabethtown woman is cancer-free, living an active life, and encouraging other current and former smokers to consider a screening test that saved her life. People really need to pay attention to this if they’ve been a smoker It Started with a