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.

Penn State Health St. Joseph to Open Spring Ridge Health Corridor Facility Dec. 5th

Penn State Health St. Joseph to open Spring Ridge Health Corridor facility Dec. 5th Penn State Health St. Joseph will open its newest location, called the

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Pharmacy Services Provide Convenience, Security for Patients and Staff

Chris Palamar recalls driving his wife home from Philadelphia on the day she’d undergone outpatient surgery.

“Her anesthesia was wearing off and we didn’t

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Movember For Men’s Health

Have you noticed how a lot of men are sporting the mustache come November? While some of them may still be man-crushing on Magnum, P.I., the majority are

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Resolution to Run? We’ll Help You Prepare!

Believe it or not, New Year’s resolutions are right around the corner, and if one of yours is running a marathon, there’s something you need to think

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Tips for Healthy Holidays

Don’t skip meals. You will be less tempted to overeat at your holiday meal if you ate a small meal earlier.

Take the edge off your hunger before

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The Watchman is a Device That Can Help Certain Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Charlotte Moyer had no fears about getting a new heart procedure at Penn State Health St. Joseph.
The 71-year-old St. Lawrence resident had bigger fears

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Emergency ballots, hospital staff make voting possible for Penn State Health St. Joseph patients

A patient arrived at Penn State Health St. Joseph early on Election Day for what she thought would be an in-and-out procedure.
She planned to stop by

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Cold or Flu…What’s Ailing You?

Flu and cold symptoms are very similar. During the “sick season”, here is a handy guide that will help you identify and treat your illness.

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TeleStroke Program Connects Patients with Stroke Experts, Improves Recovery

Telemedicine, which utilizes electronic communication between healthcare providers and patients-think online video chat apps like Skype or Facetime, is transforming

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