Our Passion, Your Health

Our Passion | Your Health features stories on the latest happenings at Penn State Health St. Joseph. Check out our blogs, recipes, patient stories, program highlights, and new services that represent our passion...your health.

Easing Your Pain in the Neck (and Back) | A Super Way to Enjoy a Super Food

July 2016

Medical Advancements to Ease Your Pain in the Neck (and Back)    
If you’ve ever experienced back or neck pain, as eight out of every 10 people have, you know how debilitating it can be. Even mild pain can stop you from participating in activities you enjoy and make completing tasks of daily living uncomfortable.

Attention Medicare Recipients!    

Did you know that are you eligible for a totally free yearly visit with your doctor to address health screenings and disease prevention?

We’re Expanding!    

Women’s Services is pleased to welcome the addition of Dr. Lesley Sweeney and their expansion into Exeter Ridge Health Complex.

Getting to Know Our Services

Navigator of Inpatient Diabetes  


Tammy Hartman, RN shares how treatment and education for those diagnosed with Prediabetes can ward off Diabetes.

Passionate About Health    

July is National Blueberry Month! You can pick up these delicious little powerhouses of nutrients at our Farmers Market every Tuesday from 9AM-4PM at our Bern Campus hospital.

Want a great way to incorporate them into food we already love? Try Blueberry Grilled Cheese Sandwiches.

Penn State Health Calendar of Events

For a listing of upcoming St. Joe’s sponsored events and classes…

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