Listen now: doctors explain Colorectal Cancer
March 24, 2015 10:02 AM
Dr. Ray Hohl, director of Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute, and Dr. Walter Koltun, chief of the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, discuss the causes, risk factors, symptoms, treatments, and what we're learning about colon cancer.Listen now: doctors explain Colorectal Cancer
- Experts discuss health concerns in the midstate March 12, 2015 1:26 PM According to a recent report, the three biggest health concerns of Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry County residents are access to affordable healthcare, nutritious foods, and prescription drugs. Experts discuss health concerns in the midstate
What don't you know about eating disorders?
March 9, 2015 9:50 AM
About 30 million Americans, or one tenth of the nation's population, will suffer from some form of an eating disorder during their lifetimes. Two midstate experts discuss the severity and impact of eating disorders and possible treatments, preventions, and support systems.What don't you know about eating disorders?
When ER doctors are outsourced
March 5, 2015 2:54 PM
In many midstate hospitals, ER doctors are not hospital staff, creating insurance complications and out-of-network charges for patients.When ER doctors are outsourced
The high cost of "frequent fliers"
February 24, 2015 12:12 PM
Airlines have frequent fliers. The equivalent in the health care world are called super utilizers.The high cost of "frequent fliers"
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