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What are the symptoms of breast cancer? Different people have different symptoms of breast cancer. Some people do not have any signs or symptoms at all. Some warning signs of breast cancer … more
Just a few hours before driving to Scranton Breast Center for my six-month check up with my breast cancer team, Annemarie from the River Reporter sent me an email asking if I could write something … more
Free ‘Freedom from Smoking’ group sessions in Honesdale HONESDALE, PA — If you want to quit smoking but haven’t been able to do so, a free eight-week quit-smoking program … more
REGION — Not happy with your current Medicare plan? The time to make changes is approaching fast. From October 15 through December 7, Medicare recipients can make changes to their coverage. … more
HONESDALE, PA — On December 31, 2021, longtime chief executive officer for Wayne Memorial and its health system, David L. Hoff, will step down, handing over the reins to James Pettinato, RN. … more
HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) will hold Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 booster clinics on the first, second and fourth Wednesdays of the month, beginning Wednesday, … more
What are long (lasting) COVID-19 and its associated health problems for people who have been infected with Acute Respiratory Syndrome 2 (SARS-CoV-2)?   Because we hear daily about the … more
Third dose of Moderna, Pfizer available for immune-compromised at Wayne Memorial HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) is offering a third dose of the COVID-19 … more
School is starting and the COVID-19 delta variant is wreaking havoc with children. What’s a parent to do? This is a hard question to answer definitively. What we know from the experts is … more
NEW YORK — The Red Cross is holding blood drives throughout the region to get to a goal of 1,000 additional donations each day to meet current demand.The shortage, they said in a statement, is … more
Wayne Memorial Hospital announces the following births: Isla Everlee Barnes was born June 26, 2021 to Katrina and Jason Barnes of White Mills, PA. Maternal grandparents are Susan and Thomas Armona … more
Golf classic raises over $80,000 for 3D mammography services HARRIS, NY — On Wednesday, July 14, the Garnet Health Foundation - Catskills, held its 42nd annual Golf Classic, which raised … more
HONESDALE, PA — First doses of both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines will be available at the Wayne County Fair. Individuals ages 12 and up are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine, although parental … more
FERNDALE, NY — Sullivan County’s Office for the Aging and Sullivan 180 are proud to announce the OFA on Wheels!, a mobile resource for seniors in Sullivan County.OFA on Wheels! is a bus, … more
Having a family doctor is crucial, especially with COVID-19 still a potent danger. Family practitioners are experts in a wide range of areas, and they stay up to date on the latest medical … more
As I work with clients, sometimes themes emerge at different times. Since I have been working my Mental Freedom™ process with clients, themes of regret, guilt and forgiveness have been … more
Delivering the vaccine to the homebound LIBERTY, NY — The nurses of Sullivan County Public Health Services are ready and willing to travel to any location in the county to ensure local … more
Now that we are about to experience the warmest parts of the year, it is important that we are prepared with basic knowledge about recognizing the symptoms of dehydration, along with how to prevent … more
It can feel like our lives have been upended. Nothing is the same. Some of our loved ones are gone. Some are far away and we can’t visit. Jobs are gone, jobs are crawling back. How many … more
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