Feb 15, 2017
Ask any doctor what can be done to maintain a healthy heart and the answer will most likely be eat healthy and exercise regularly. But what happens when someone's heart is not healthy and does not pump blood properly?
Feb 9, 2017
A Penn State Cancer Institute expert says a new report on cancer disparities invites a deeper examination by local health care organizations about the work that needs to be done.
Feb 7, 2017
Dr. Margaret Mikula has been appointed chief quality officer (CQO) for the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State Medical Group practices.
Feb 4, 2017
Physicians and staff from Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine donned red in recognition of National Wear Red Day.
Feb 2, 2017
Although blockages in the arteries of the heart, also known as coronary artery disease, are the best known, there are many other diseases that involve the actual structures inside the heart.
Feb 1, 2017
Penn State Children's Hospital has once again earned a three-star rating for congenital heart surgery – the highest available – from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
Jan 18, 2017
It's not unusual for your body to make “popping” or “cracking” sounds as you lean over, twist or reach for something. Fortunately, it's also typically not a cause for worry.
Jan 13, 2017
Penn State Health partnered with the Department of Health to supply 2,500 doses of the flu shot for Farm Show week.
Jan 12, 2017
Even though the Zika virus hasn't been in the news as much lately, it remains a serious public health concern.
Dec 22, 2016
New research suggests that women with stronger social connections while being treated for breast cancer may fare better than those who don't have that kind of support.