For the first time in two decades, the life expectancy of Americans declined slightly, and the overall death rate rose.
Click to view article: The Medical Minute: Lower life expectancy likely caused by lifestyle choices
The 9th annual Neiman Marcus Runway Show & Luncheon raised a record-breaking $108,000 for Children's Miracle Network at Penn State Children's Hospital.
Click to view article: Event benefiting CMN shows giving is always in fashion
As Santa Claus puts finishing touches on his list and checks it twice, he took time out of his busy schedule to talk with patients at Penn State Children's Hospital.
Click to view article: Santa makes a cyber-stop at Penn State Children's Hospital
Music may not seem as potent as a pill, but in many cases, it's just what the doctor ordered.
Click to view article: The Medical Minute: Music can be good medicine
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has earned a Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation for the 17th consecutive year.
Click to view article: Medical Center again recognized with Consumer Choice Award
Face painting, games and costumed characters were part of a party for patients and their families at Penn State Children's Hospital, hosted by Giant Foods Stores and Duracell.
Click to view article: Giant Food Stores and Duracell host party for Children's Hospital patients
A suite of sensors can predict heart failure events by detecting when a patient's condition is worsening.
Click to view article: New sensor system predicts heart failure events
Allowing an infant to sleep in your bed or putting blankets or stuffed animals in their crib could be tragic mistakes, increasing their child's risk for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).
Click to view article: The Medical Minute: Keeping your baby safe while sleeping
Whether you barely noticed the time change or are still feeling the effects of the end of Daylight Saving Time, you probably have your genes to blame.
Click to view article: The Medical Minute: Why some adapt to time changes easier than others
Overdose of prescription pain killers may seem like a grown-up problem, but children are increasingly being hospitalized for opioid poisoning.
Click to view article: The Medical Minute: Opioids can pose particular danger to children