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.

Young Mother Celebrates Daughter’s First Birthday by Paying it Forward

Maritza Loaiza thought carefully about her daughter’s upcoming first birthday. She wanted to celebrate Mya Sofia’s birthday in a way that would not only

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Medicare Recipients Eligible for Free Annual Doctor Visit

If you have Medicare, you are eligible for a totally free yearly visit with your doctor to address health screenings and disease prevention.

What is a Medicare Annual Wellness Exam?

This is a specialized

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Women’s Services adds Dr. Lesley Sweeney, expands to Exeter Ridge Health Complex

Our Women’s Health team of gynecologists shares a unique perspective on Women’s Health— all women doctors dedicated to providing personalized care to

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A Super Way to Enjoy a Super Food

July is National Blueberry Month! You can pick up these delicious little powerhouse of nutrients at our Farmers Market every Tuesday from 9AM-4Pm at our

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Treatment and Education during Prediabetes Can Ward Off Diabetes

Do you know somebody who has diabetes? There’s a good chance you might, considering that the Center for Disease Control tells us that one out of every three

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Invent Penn State grant for Penn State Health St. Joseph, Penn State Berks

Penn State Health St. Joseph and Penn State Berks were recipients of a grant from Invent Penn State, an economic development initiative of partnerships with

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Don’t Let Cookouts Sabotage Your Health!

Whether you are managing your blood sugars or just trying to make healthier choices this summer, navigating the cookout scene can be overwhelming. Enjoy your

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