Feb 28, 2013
Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute and the American Heart Association teamed up to celebrate the tenth anniversary of a heart disease awareness campaign geared toward women.
Although pacemakers, pumps and defibrillators aren't exactly new to the heart health scene, today's devices for supporting a strong ticker are smaller, smarter and more widespread than you might think.
Feb 21, 2013
Acupuncture used to be viewed as new-age therapy, but is becoming more accepted by clinicians and patients alike as a complementary or alternative treatment for many illnesses.
Feb 14, 2013
A group of dedicated runners began their journey to State College on Thursday (Feb. 14) to deliver emotional letters from children at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital to the student dancers […]
The 2013 Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON), benefitting Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital, begins on Friday (Feb. 15).
Every year millions struggle with what to buy their significant other for Valentine's Day. Rather than give into the old clichés of chocolate and flowers, this year show you care […]
Feb 11, 2013
Watch a time-lapse video of the construction of Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital’s new freestanding home.
Feb 7, 2013
Eating certain foods can increase your risk for heart disease, and though it is often difficult to change dietary habits, eating “heart healthy” is very important for your long-term health.
Feb 6, 2013
A compound that stimulates the production of a tumor-fighting protein may improve the usefulness of the protein in cancer therapy, according to a team of researchers.
Feb 5, 2013
When Bob Phillips left the hospital for his Palmyra home this week, he did so without a human heart.