There has been a global rise in cases of measles recently, led by a decline in measles vaccine coverage. This resurgence of the illness is a big shift from 2000, when measles was declared to be eliminated, due in large part to the prevalent use of the vaccine. While measles is still considered extremely rare…

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We wait all year for the warm weather, so let’s enjoy it with delicious, healthful recipes! We’ve selected four dishes that make at least four servings each—and most take a half hour or less to prepare. That gives you more time to spend outside with friends and family, plus a nutritious way to entertain! Baja-Style…

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On August 14, 2019, The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation will host the annual Healthy Bodies Healthy Minds Institute (HBHMI) at The SunnyBrook Ballroom.This annual conference aims to help educators, administrators and researchers promote wellness as a core component of student achievement. Dozens of private and public school districts—as well as local organizations—attend each year. This year’s…

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Want to stay active throughout July? Here are three Pottstown events you might be interested in. Pottstown Patriotic 5KThursday, July 47 a.m. – 10 a.m.The Hill School Center for the Arts (160-164 Sheridan Street) To celebrate the national holiday and community health, join in the 34th Annual Pottstown Patriotic 5K, which will award the 1st…

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