Whether it’s trying to stick to those New Year’s resolutions or dealing with constantly changing conditions brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are under a lot of stress right now.
Monongahela Valley Hospital will hold a Multiphasic Screening from 7 to 10 a.m. March 27 in the Anthony M. Lombardi Education Conference Center on the hospital campus. The blood analysis is open to the public with a cost of $30 per person. Masks are required to be worn by anyone attending th…
Devoting a little time every day to care for yourself can go a long way toward protecting the health of your heart. Simple self-care, such as taking a moment to de-stress, giving yourself time to move more, preparing healthier meals and not cheating on sleep, can all benefit your heart.
The American Red Cross typically has a tough time keeping the blood supply strong during the winter months when inclement weather and seasonal illnesses can impact donors. This year the pandemic adds in another challenge in keeping the blood supply strong. The Red Cross is urging healthy ind…
A report by the state Independent Fiscal Office estimates that impact fees for 2020 will be reduced because of depressed natural gas prices - and, of course - the pandemic.
New numbers show a drastic drop in the number of children who were treated in hospital emergency departments during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr. Frank Gaudio discusses COVID-19 vaccines, treatments and safety guidelines as part of the municipality of Bethel Park’s Live Well speaker series.
Allegheny General Hospital is the first hospital in Pennsylvania and one of just 16 in the United States to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification, according to an Allegheny Health Network news release.
The Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, which is formerly known as angioplasty with stent, Program at Monongahela Valley Hospital has been granted re-accreditation by Corazon, Inc., a national leader in services for the cardiovascular specialty, according to a Mon Valley Hospital news release.
Dr. Frank Gaudio of Washington Health System provides information as part of the municipality’s Live Well speaker series.
Winter officially arrived this week and we’ve already seen winter weather conditions like colder temperatures, snow and ice along with early darkness this time of year.
In the first of a three-part series, Dr. Frank Gaudio discusses transmission, symptoms and mortality rates associated with the coronavirus.
Winter sports seasons across Western Pennsylvania were put on hold last week when Gov. Tom Wolf, in response to the growing coronavirus pandemic, ordered a shutdown of high school sports in Pennsylvania.
A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that pregnant women who contract COVID-19 are at a higher risk for severe illness and death, although the overall risk remains small.