Health
No West Nile, but other York City health cases add up

06/30/2015 12:42 AM EDT
State and local officials are asking the public to take steps to prevent the spread of West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne disease that can cause brain inflammation. 
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York malpractice claims rise slightly despite state trend
06/25/2015 01:22 AM EDT - The number of residents filing malpractice claims in York County has risen slightly, despite a statewide trend in the opposite direction. Full Story

York case furthers debate against parents co-sleeping with infants
06/08/2015 11:02 AM EDT - About a month ago, York City man Andrew Jae Becker was acquitted of murder and convicted of lesser charges in the death of 13-month-old Liliana Lunsford. Full Story

Rise in infant deaths spurs changes in York's newborn education
06/08/2015 06:52 AM EDT - In 2013, there was one infant death in York County. In 2014, there were 11. To date in 2015, there have been four. Full Story

Unlikely Advocate: Hope on a Saturday morning
05/29/2015 10:33 AM EDT - "We are working on it, don't lose hope." I received that email in response to a message I sent to a House representative on Saturday morning. Full Story

Summit to reveal Yorkers' health issues
05/27/2015 08:18 AM EDT - More than 1,000 Yorkers were surveyed recently on health-related concerns, and health organizations and individuals can hear the results during the 2015 Health Summit on June 11. Full Story

Allergies hitting York hard
05/14/2015 07:14 AM EDT - You might want to keep tissues on hand, because allergy season is in full bloom, and it's a lot worse in York than in other communities. Full Story

York Water Co., local dentist react to fluoride change
05/06/2015 01:18 AM EDT - Fifty years after the federal government urged cities to add fluoride to water supplies to prevent tooth decay, officials are now reducing the recommended amount of the chemical compound in drinking water. Full Story

Patient concern fuels fight for coverage of anticancer pills in Pa.
05/12/2015 09:09 AM EDT - York County residents Teresa Helfrich and Denny Falvey died from cancer days apart in 2009, and their children now advocate for cancer patients in honor of their deceased parents. Full Story

With ticks present throughout Pa., experts urge Lyme disease prevention
04/30/2015 08:42 AM EDT - For the first time, Department of Environmental Protection researchers have found blacklegged ticks in all 67 Pennsylvania counties. Full Story

(Matthew Mead — The Associated Press)
Be the hit of the picnic with sangria

cocktail: Keep this bubbly drink chilled and don't add too much ice.
Want to be the hero of your July Fourth gathering? Leave the burgers and dogs to somebody else. Ditto for the potato and pasta salads. Full Story
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'Inside Out' celebrates edge over 'Magic Mike,' 'Terminator'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even with the flashy competition of Terminators and male strippers, the little feelings inside a young girl's head proved to be more of a draw for moviegoers going into the holiday weekend. Full Story