• York Weekend Extras - 02/27/2015 12:57 AM EST
  •  
     
  • Work on Dillsburg-area bridge to start - 03/05/2015 05:34 PM EST
  •  
    Health
    (John A. Pavoncello — jpavoncello@yorkdispatch.com)
    Parents of stillborn baby girl give back to York Hospital in her name

    03/05/2015 09:24 AM EST
    Amy Gross said she has three angel babies watching over her fourth pregnancy. After a miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy in 2012, Gross' next loss came two days after her baby shower, on April 7, 2014. 
    Full Story
    Program targets 'super-utilizers' of health care in York
    03/04/2015 12:44 PM EST - Dan Shoff's health problems go back more than 10 years — and quadruple bypass surgery, a couple of heart attacks and seven stents weren't the only issues he had. Full Story

    York women can beat winter blues, 'Go Red' for heart health
    02/25/2015 09:09 AM EST - A free event on Friday night invites women to dress in red and learn about heart health for American Heart Month. Full Story

    Affordable Care Act mandate might mean unhappy tax surprise for some
    02/23/2015 12:26 PM EST - For the first time this year, taxpayers will be required to prove they had health insurance as part of their tax return or face a penalty. Full Story

    York County's only methadone clinic aims to expand, treat more drug users
    02/24/2015 09:37 AM EST - Growing demand is prompting York County's only methadone clinic to try to increase its patient capacity from 210 to 350 within the next four months. Full Story

    Confirmed flu cases decline in York, but peak of severe season still uncertain
    02/12/2015 12:07 PM EST - Confirmed flu reports continue to trend downward in York County and across Pennsylvania. York has now had 1,620 cases, the fourth-most out of the state's 67 counties, according to data from the state Department of Health. Full Story

    Abortions drop in York County, across Pennsylvania
    02/02/2015 09:35 AM EST - The number of abortions performed in Pennsylvania and York County dropped in 2013. There were 32,108 abortions performed in the state that year, down from 34,536 in 2012 and 36,280 in 2011, according to data from the state Department of Health. Full Story

    York County dentists offer free care for uninsured patients next month
    02/02/2015 02:53 PM EST - Dentists have a saying that dental care isn't expensive, but neglect is. Uninsured people, however, might be able to make an argument about both. Full Story

    Closing the gap: Yorkers beat Obamacare deadline, sign up for health insurance
    01/23/2015 09:06 AM EST - York City resident Teresa Rouse said she needs eye surgery in the next couple of months but can't get it without health insurance — which she hasn't had in 20 years. Full Story

    Flu cases decline for second straight week in York, across state
    01/21/2015 12:26 PM EST - With 1,196 confirmed flu cases as of Jan. 17, York County has the fifth-most cases out of Pennsylvania's 67 counties. Full Story

    (Matthew Mead — The Associated Press)
    Make your own 'Shamrock shake' at home

    I'm ashamed to admit this, for I am no fan of fast food, but I've always had a soft spot for McDonald's shakes. Full Story
    (Columbia Pictures/AP)
    Review: The jumbled machinery of 'Chappie' never clicks

    Neill Blomkamp's "Chappie" is a curious Frankenstein. It's set in a near-future Johannesburg policed by robots, but it's not about law enforcement or social order. Full Story