RSS Feed from The Berks-Mont News: The latest news from The Berks-Mont News: website: all stories The Berks-Mont News Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:04:15 -0500 60 <![CDATA[New Year, real you: Try a plant-based diet]]> Outside, traffic whizzed by on Lancaster Avenue in Devon. Inside the Raw Can Roll Cafe, a blender whirred.

"We make our own almond milk," said owner Sheryll Chavarria as she added frozen banana, peanut butter and raw cacao. "That is one of our signature smoothies."

Next to a handwritten list of specials like raw pasta Bolognese, a large board advertised "the New Year, the real you," a challenge to get healthy in 2015 and go vegan.

Wed, 21 Jan 2015 02:00:00 -0500 2015-01-21T02:00:00-05:00 2015-01-20T10:19:18-05:00
<![CDATA[Skin Cancer Foundation shares tips for reversing sun damage]]> Summers spent pool side and sunny vacations during winter can do more than provide relaxation. Exposure to the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays leaves behind lasting damage on the skin - including wrinkles, leathery or sagging skin and brown spots. In fact, more than 90 percent of these visible changes commonly attributed to skin aging are caused by the sun.

Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:47:16 -0500 2015-01-15T12:47:16-05:00 2015-01-15T12:47:16-05:00
<![CDATA[St. Joseph Regional Health Network sets Alzheimer's talks for Exeter Township]]> St. Joseph Regional Health Network at Shelbourne Square in Exeter Township will host community talks on wellness and Alzheimer's Disease in the coming months, beginning with "New Year's Resolutions! Healthy Eating and Weight Management" on January 13 at 1 p.m. Presenter is Rebecca Despins, a dietitian.

Wed, 07 Jan 2015 11:17:27 -0500 2015-01-07T11:17:27-05:00 2015-01-07T11:17:29-05:00
<![CDATA[Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg designated as Ebola Treatment Centers in Pennsylvania]]> Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Michael Wolf announced that Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg have been designated by the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as official Ebola treatment centers in Pennsylvania.

Tue, 06 Jan 2015 15:34:30 -0500 2015-01-06T15:34:30-05:00 2015-01-09T13:00:26-05:00