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Jul 16, 2020

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths among both men and women, at about 25 percent of all cancer deaths, according to the American Cancer Society. This is more than colon, breast and prostate cancers combined.

Jul 30, 2019

The 29th Annual Mount Nittany Health Golf Classic will be held Saturday, August 10, at the Penn State Blue & White Golf Courses, with a shotgun start beginning promptly at 11:00 am.

Aug 31, 2020

Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce that Mount Nittany Medical Center has, for the third consecutive reporting period, received 5-stars, the highest rating given by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Five-Star Quality Rating System.

Oct 26, 2020

Our two cardiac catheterization labs offer interventional and minimally invasive cardiovascular procedures in expansive and modern cath labs that combine state-of-the-art technology with leading-edge cardiovascular care.

Jun 30, 2021

When a patient arrived at Mount Nittany Heath – Mifflin County for a pre-admission COVID swab, rather than coming into the facility, the patient pulled around to the side of the building where the drive-thru COVID test collection site is located. The practice was not doing drive-thru COVID testing at the time, so that side of the parking lot was vacant.

Sep 19, 2020

For every minute without treatment for a stroke, 1.9 million brain cells die. For every hour without treatment, the brain loses almost the same number of cells as are lost through 3.6 years of aging. When it comes to a stroke, time is brain.

Nov 28, 2020

COVID-19 is surging across the country and the increased numbers we are seeing in our own community are certainly a cause for concern. Even with the prospects for a vaccine looking good, the virus will be part of our lives for at least several months and perhaps longer.

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