Gwen Hercik Migraine St. Luke

New Treatment at St. Luke’s Offers Hope for Migraine Sufferers

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Fountain Hill resident Gwen Hercik enjoys the thrill of reading a good whodunit by James Patterson. But for the past decade, her reading and other favorite pastimes were limited by her frequent migraine headaches. That was before she enrolled in a research study of the drug Aimovig at St. Luke’s Center for Neurology.

988 Lifeline

New ‘988’ Crisis Line Connects Callers to Mental Health Support

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Pennsylvanians who call, text or chat by dialing 988 or visiting are now directly connected to the same trained, compassionate crisis response counselors who were accessible through the former 10-digit National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, which has been rebranded as the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline.

Saucon Valley Farmers Market

July 31: What’s Happening at the Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market

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With the height of summer finally here, locally-grown produce is rapidly ripening and the cornucopia is finding its way onto local dinner tables. A great place to pick up fresh sweet corn and other gifts of the season is at Hellertown’s Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market, which is open Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. next to the Hellertown Area Library. This week’s featured vendor is all-natural dog treat purveyor Alice’s Natural Nibbles.