The 2017-18 flu season was one of the most severe in years, killing a record number of children and causing some shortages of Tamiflu. Health officials are encouraging everyone six months old and older (with no contraindications) to get a flu shot.More
While we recognized Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in September, awareness-building for the disease is important year-round.
We reserved this clip of WITF’s Scott LaMar interviewing Kristine Warner from the PA Prostate Cancer Coalition and prostate cancer survivor, Mike Rotz, to share with you now. This interview is designed to enlighten people about some issues surrounding prostate cancer that may not normally be discussed. We hope it is a conversation starter for you with your friends, family and loved ones.More
ZERO has partnered with Executive Producer and Host, Mike Rowe, best known for his role on the TV show Dirty Jobs.More
Prostate cancer is as common as breast cancer, but men are often reticent to discuss it. The Pennsylvania Prostate Cancer Coalition’s Jim Williams spoke with abc27 about prostate cancer’s prevalence, the importance of early detection, and growing awareness of the disease.More
On Friday, September 21, more than 900 people gathered with a single purpose in mind — defeating a disease that has affected their lives. And they made a difference by raising nearly $135,000 to help fund ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer’s efforts to educate, provide free screenings, and do outreach to end the disease.More
Urology of Central PA is proud to congratulate the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) for their hard work and diligent efforts to fight bladder cancer. Their efforts have paid off with the designation as one of “America’s Best Medical Research Organizations” by Charity Navigator.More
Tim Brown, MD, PhD met with men at West Shore Senior Center in Lemoyne on September 19, to discuss prostate health, prostate cancer & the importance of early detection & screening. September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and UCPA encourages all men to discuss prostate cancer screenings with their physicians. Recommendations are for men 50 and older to be screened, unless you have a family history or are of African-American descent in which case you should be screened earlier.More
By Jaan Sidorov, MD, September 7, 2018
According to this article appearing in the CPBJ, the growing multi-hospital-insurer alliances could lead to greater competition and innovation. That, in turn, is supposed to lead to lower prices.
In recognition of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, Independence Blue Cross (Independence) is continuing its support for the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) in ongoing efforts to promote awareness of prostate cancer. In addition to promoting a comprehensive guide about prostate cancer, Independence will make a financial contribution.More
Urology of Central Pennsylvania was thrilled to accept the “Reader’s Choice Award” for Medical Specialist from Harrisburg Magazine for the tenth year in a row this August. We are honored by appreciation you have shown for our practice and the urological care you receive here.More