Healthy Living

Hidden Dangers in the Home and How To Deal With Them

By On the PULSE | May 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

Your home is one of the places you should feel most at ease. However, there are some dangers inside your own home you should know about to truly be safe. By addressing these risks, you can make your house much better for you and your loved ones. Here’s a deeper look into the hidden dangers…

Different Types of Air Filters To Consider for Your Home

By On the PULSE | May 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

Did you know that the air quality within your home affects your health? Various substances in your surroundings enter your lungs when you breathe. Numerous particles, often smaller than the eye can see, occupy and travel through the air. These include dust particles and airborne toxins. Many of those air pollutants can cause severe and…

Expert: Tips to avoid tick bites and Lyme disease this summer

By On the PULSE | May 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you are heading outside this summer, it is imperative to take precautions to protect your body. In addition to sunscreen and other safety measures, consider using insect repellent. It will help you avoid not only pesky mosquitoes, but also harmful tick bites that have the ability to transmit Lyme disease. Lyme disease is a…

Different Types of Air Filters To Consider for Your Home

By On the PULSE | May 21, 2022 | 0 Comments

Did you know that the air quality within your home affects your health? Various substances in your surroundings enter your lungs when you breathe. Numerous particles, often smaller than the eye can see, occupy and travel through the air. These include dust particles and airborne toxins. Many of those air pollutants can cause severe and…

Dermatologist: Preventing and Detecting Skin Cancer

By On the PULSE | May 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

Have you been spending more time outdoors to enjoy the warmer weather? If your answer is yes, have you also been taking steps to protect your skin from the sun? If not, now is the time to start adding a few important steps to your morning routine to help prevent skin cancer. According to Centers…

Expert: Telehealth seeks to overcome barriers in rural communities

By On the PULSE | May 14, 2022 | 0 Comments

Using the internet and wireless devices seems like second nature in our modern lives, but did you know that as many as 800,000 Pennsylvanians, or 6% of the commonwealth’s population, does not have access to broadband internet? These individuals and families lack the same connectivity options and technological opportunities as those with fast, strong, and…

Clinical social worker: Early signs of autism and what parents should know

By On the PULSE | May 3, 2022 | 0 Comments

According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) most recent data, about one in 44 children from the U.S. have been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Autism spectrum disorder is a developmental disability caused by differences in the brain. Some people with ASD have a known difference, such as a genetic condition.…

Clinician: 8 surprising facts about organ donation

By On the PULSE | April 26, 2022

Making the decision to become an organ donor is an important one. Every person that says yes to organ donation gives hope to the tens of thousands of people waiting for organ, eye, and tissue donations.  Many people have misconceptions about organ and tissue donation, which can discourage them from registering as organ donors. Each…

Physician: Tips for getting active in spring

By On the PULSE | April 21, 2022

Spring is the season of renewal and growth. We’re emerging from the winter season, a time when we’re not as physically active, and looking to take full advantage of the longer, sunny days and warmer temperatures. Unfortunately, this is also a prime time for injuries resulting from the rapid ramping up of activity. Spending months…

Physician: Allergies or something more?

By On the PULSE | April 5, 2022

It’s been a few weeks since the official start of spring. You may have noticed warmer weather, sprouting plants, and an unfortunate side effect – dreaded allergy symptoms. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 60 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies every year.  Allergy symptoms are a reaction to foreign…

Kitchen Korner

Uptop Cuisine: Fresh and local food with a special seafood twist

By Noah Beiter | November 12, 2021

“I was supposed to be a nurse,” said Dhuha Ali, co-owner of Uptop Cuisine in Williamsport. The new take-out and…

Kitchen Korner: Italian style coffee at Backhouse Café

By On the PULSE | April 8, 2021

This husband and wife-owned business serves coffee and tea, all while providing a cozy atmosphere for their customers. Ron and…

Kitchen Korner: Opening a restaurant during a pandemic

By On the PULSE | November 27, 2020

Starting a business during a global pandemic isn’t easy. But for Eat and Run Catering and Restaurant, it turned out to…

Medical News

Expert: Tips to avoid tick bites and Lyme disease this summer

By On the PULSE | May 24, 2022

If you are heading outside this summer, it is imperative to take precautions to protect your body. In addition to…

Dermatologist: Preventing and Detecting Skin Cancer

By On the PULSE | May 17, 2022

Have you been spending more time outdoors to enjoy the warmer weather? If your answer is yes, have you also…

Expert: Telehealth seeks to overcome barriers in rural communities

By On the PULSE | May 14, 2022

Using the internet and wireless devices seems like second nature in our modern lives, but did you know that as…

Andrea's Country Home Cookin'

Cooking with Andrea: Easy egg muffins for the family

By On the PULSE | March 26, 2021

These are some of the easiest breakfast muffins you can make for your family. Egg Muffins Recipe: 12 eggs 1/2 cup…

Cooking with Andrea: A tasty treat for any time of day!

By On the PULSE | March 19, 2021

These protein balls are a healthy treat for the family with none of the guilt. Check out the easy recipe…

Cooking with Andrea: Yummy baked oatmeal!

By On the PULSE | March 12, 2021

One of the easiest baked oatmeal recipes you’ll find! 3 cups oatmeal 1 cup brown sugar 2 tsp. cinnamon 1…

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Hidden Dangers in the Home and How To Deal With Them

By On the PULSE | May 25, 2022

Your home is one of the places you should feel most at ease. However, there are some dangers inside your…

What Are the Different Types of Landfills?

By On the PULSE | May 25, 2022

All goods go on a journey, from the design and manufacturing process to selling in a storefront. You might think…

How To Improve Storage Inside a Fire Apparatus

By On the PULSE | May 25, 2022

Fire apparatuses carry a wide variety of heavy equipment. Which is problematic when firefighters need to quickly respond at all…