Category Archives: Wellness

TrueNorth Wellness Services to celebrate National Wellness Week

TrueNorth Wellness Services announced recently its participation in National Wellness Week, Sept. 15 to 21. Each day corresponds to one or more dimensions, and TrueNorth Wellness Services is excited to announce several events in celebration. All are free and open to … Continue reading

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Sasquatch Preservation Trail Run to kick off 4th year

Information from the race website: We’re back at the scenic Snyder Family Farm for our 4th Annual Sasquatch Preservation Trail Run, an entirely off-road cross-country and trail run. This property is permanently preserved by the Farm & Natural Lands Trust … Continue reading

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Dover Township woman battles through breast cancer on horse farm

Holly Sands has never been one to take it easy. The 53-year-old Dover Township woman never let anything keep her from her family’s horse farm, even when she battled breast cancer. While doing a breast self-exam, she found a lump … Continue reading

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Help improve the PLAYABILITY of York City!

York has been designated a Playful City USA for the 7th consecutive year due to the renovation of playgrounds by Bring On Play, and the implementation of play events such as the BOPstacle Race, Play Streets, YMCA Healthy Kids Day … Continue reading

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Robin Williams’ death sparks conversations about suicide in York County

It always seems to happen this way, said Cindy Richard, chairwoman of the York County Suicide Prevention Coalition and director of Southern Community Services. The death of Robin Williams Monday, reported as a suicide after a long struggle with depression, has sparked … Continue reading

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Why getting enough sleep really makes a difference

Last week left me counting down the hours to when I could go to bed again. My work schedule was on a bit of a roller coaster and it was alarming how just a few hours difference in my schedule … Continue reading

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Would you still go to Memorial Hospital after bad rating?

A federal review program could reduce Medicare funds to more than 700 hospitals nationwide, including York County’s Memorial Hospital, after preliminary assessments left them with a bad rating. The Affordable Care Act allows The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services … Continue reading

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York Heart and Stroke Walk set for September

In just two months, hundreds of individuals from York County and beyond will gather to take strides against the community’s number one and number four killers, heart disease and stroke, at the 2014 York Heart and Stroke Walk, according to … Continue reading

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Yum! Berries!

York YMCA school aged child care students share their love of a tasty, nutrient-rich snack…Berries! White Rose Community TV has been working with the Eat Play Breathe York movement for the last year, creating videos that encourage healthful eating, fun … Continue reading

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