Medical Myth – Colorectal Cancer Prevention – Penn State Cancer Institute

Medical Myth – Colorectal Cancer Prevention – Penn State Cancer Institute

Colorectal cancer absolutely can be prevented because there is a precursor to the cancer itself that we call a polyp. And this is a benign growth in the colon or rectum that can be removed by a colonoscopy before it turns into cancer. So yes, colorectal cancer can be prevented.

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Memory Issues and Aging Penn State Health 5

Memory Issues and Aging Penn State Health 5

Well, most of I think what you think talking about is really normal aging and there were memory changes and cognitive changes in normal aging but when you’re having repeated problems, problems that come up every day and an impact on your life. Problems like finding words, finding your way around familiar places, getting lost, […]

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What is Telehealth? Penn State Health 3

Telehealth is about taking care of patients through the use of video, the use of audio but taking care of them where they are. And so at Penn State Health, we have the thing called, Penn State Health OnDemand. So if you’re at Hershey, you’re in Hummelstown, you’re anywhere in Pennsylvania, heck if you’re anywhere […]

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Medical Myth – Spicy Food and Heatstroke 2 – Penn State Health

Medical Myth – Spicy Food and Heatstroke 2 – Penn State Health

[Music] That is not true. Eating spicy foods does not cool your body. It does make you sweat but in the elderly or the young who may not be unable to sweat does not cool your body.

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Talking with kids about tragic news – Penn State Hershey Medical Center

Talking with kids about tragic news – Penn State Hershey Medical Center

>>It’s not possible to shield them from the exposure to such a trauma but it is possible to shield the response. What you can do is have them open up to you and ask questions and discuss with them about what they experienced, what they feel like actually happened because younger children can have a […]

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Penn State Health and Andrews Patel Hematology/Oncology – 9/4/2018

Penn State Health and Andrews Patel Hematology/Oncology – 9/4/2018

Good morning from Trindle Road in Camp Hill and Andrews Patel hematology/oncology. Events both here on Trindle Road and at the Andrews Patel location on Union Deposit Road, just outside Harrisburg, are celebrating the fact that today is when Andrews Patel joins Penn State Health Medical Group. And right now, we’re preparing to unveil the […]

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