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Public Health and Sustainability: Partners by Nature Presents Agricultural Mental and Family Health Webinar!

Public Health and Sustainability: Partners by Nature Presents Agricultural Mental and Family Health Webinar!

Farmers face increases in mental and physical health challenges which are negatively impacting rural community health.  The suicide rate among male farmers and ranchers is 60% higher than among similarly aged men across all occupations. 

January is National Radon Action Month!

January is National Radon Action Month!

Environmental carcinogens such as tobacco and radon are the leading causes of lung cancer in Pennsylvania.  Pennsylvanians have a one in 14 lifetime risk of developing lung and bronchus cancers and a one in 19 lifetime risk of dying from these cancers. 

Now Available: Adagio Health Breast and Cervical Cancer Resource Video!

Now Available: Adagio Health Breast and Cervical Cancer Resource Video!

Adagio Health is sharing its video publicizing the free breast and cervical screening and diagnostic services available to Pennsylvania residents over age 21 and at or below 250% of federal poverty income guidelines, and those who are underinsured or uninsured.

Let's Talk Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer Survivorship Webinar

Let's Talk Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer Survivorship Webinar

Brought to you by the American Cancer Society, this Continuing Medical Education (CME) event developed in partnership with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) will provide information on a new resource for health professionals to practice effective communication techniques for discussing sensitive topics about healthy eating, physical activity and body weight with cancer survivors.

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