RSS Feed from The Berks-Mont News: The latest news from The Berks-Mont News: website: all stories The Berks-Mont News Wed, 07 Oct 2015 04:02:49 -0400 60 <![CDATA[Montgomery County Community College to host Chester County Art Association's Invitational 'Members Show']]> Montgomery County Community College is pleased to host Chester County Art Association's (CCAA) Invitational "Members Show" at its Fine Arts Gallery, North Hall, 16 High Street, Pottstown from Wednesday, Sept. 16, through Friday, Oct. 16.

A "Meet the Artists" reception is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept.

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<![CDATA[Detoxing with Hatha Yoga at Berks County Heritage Center]]> A traditional practice in cultures of the East met with the history of the Pennsylvania Germans of the West as Doug Hayward's Hatha yoga class spread out on the lawn against a backdrop of the Gruber Wagon Works and other treasures of the Berks County Heritage Center this summer.

According to the Yoga Journal, '"Hatha" yoga refers to a set of physical exercises (… or postures) …designed to align your skin, muscles, and bones.

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<![CDATA[Health & Fitness: New Test to Screen for Lung Cancer]]> Lung cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States. Additionally, it is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths (more than 85 percent). Until recently, however, there has been no widely accepted test to screen for this particular cancer. While chest x-rays have been commonly ordered as a screening test, they have typically not been effective at detecting cancer in the earliest stages.

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