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.

Suspect Sepsis. Save Lives.

Sepsis is a life-threatening illness caused by your body’s response to an infection. Sepsis is a medical emergency but early detection and treatment

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Heart Attack Victim Credits Quick Action With Saving His Life

It was a Sunday in August, and Robert Clay had just made a putt on the 15th green of the Rich Maiden Golf Course near Fleetwood.

From what he’s been told,

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Here’s How The Solar Eclipse Could Damage Your Eyes

If you are looking forward to viewing the upcoming solar eclipse Aug. 21, do not take chances and wear appropriate eyewear, advises an ophthalmologist at

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Is Your Student in Need of a Physical Exam?

School and Fall sports are quickly approaching. Back to school and sport physicals are available at our Urgent Cares! Costs are $30 for Sports School Physical

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Penn State Health St. Joseph Hand Therapists Help Patients Get Back to Life

An injury to the hand can be devastating, resulting in an inability to perform basic tasks, to work or to enjoy favorite activities. Hand therapists at Penn

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Penn State Health St. Joseph’s welcomes Dr. Jorge Bustillo, Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Jorge Bustillo has joined the medical staff and the orthopedics team at Penn State Health St. Joseph. He specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment

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Inspired by St. Joseph Community Benefit Report, Penn State Berks Professor Writes Book from a Patient Perspective

What started as a project for a health communication class at Penn State Berks became the inspiration for a book that gives voice to women suffering from

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