Dear Pharmacist: The Mystery Pain of Small-Fiber Neuropathy

There is neuropathy, and then there is small-fiber neuropathy! These conditions are different. Do not dismiss what I’m about to share because you think it’s no different from typical neuropathy.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Now Available to All Veterans Enrolled in VA Healthcare

All eligible southcentral Pennsylvania veterans enrolled in VA healthcare may now receive their COVID-19 vaccine from Lebanon VA Medical Center regardless of their age or previously considered medical conditions for vaccine priority.

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What to Expect If You Get the Vaccine

The vaccines against COVID-19 are here, but many of us have lots of questions about the process of getting the shot.

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Savvy Senior: How to Detect Parkinson’s Disease

Dear Savvy Senior,

What are the early warning signs of Parkinson’s disease? I was just diagnosed with it after noticing hand tremors for nearly a year, but looking back, I’m wondering if I missed any other early warning signs.

– Tremoring Tom

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Free Public Transportation Available to Vaccination Sites

Capital Area Transit (CAT) and rabbittransit are offering shared-ride transportation service to any community member who needs transportation to and from their scheduled COVID-19 vaccination appointment.

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Grief Relief: A Dozen Guidelines for Coping with Loss

After her husband, Jay, died, Sherry Cormier, Ph.D., a psychologist and professor of counseling, took time to grieve, reflect, and then publish an excellent book that is a combination of memoir and grief self-help.

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Kidney Donations Needed Nationwide — and for Central Pa. Girl

109,000 men, women, and children were on the national transplant waiting list as of September 2020.

That number comes from OrganDonor.gov, the U.S. government’s website on organ donation and transplantation.

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Take a (Virtual) Trip across Pennsylvania

Offered by Penn State Extension April 5 to May 24, “Everybody Walk Across Pennsylvania” is a free virtual walking program designed to help participants meet their health goals this spring.

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