Deer Tick Pennsylvania

Pa.’s Deer Tick Nymph Count Double What It Was Last Year: DEP

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The number of deer tick nymphs counted by the state’s Department of Environmental Protection this season is twice the number DEP recorded last year, state officials said last week, raising concerns due to the prevalence of Lyme disease in the state.

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US News & World Report Awards St. Luke’s Most High Marks in LV

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According to the US News & World Report 2021 hospital rankings, St. Luke’s University Hospital-Bethlehem is “high performing” in 15 of 17 adult procedures and conditions, which is the most of any hospital in the Lehigh Valley.

Simone Biles

Simone Biles’ Decision Was Hers Alone to Make (OP-ED)

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Even with Biles’ removal of herself from competition, the team was still able to claim a medal, and a new American gymnast was able to win gold in the individual competition, which likely wouldn’t have been possible if Biles had decided to compete.

Cuevas Pediatric Neurologist

Pediatric Neurologist Joins St. Luke’s Office in Coopersburg

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St. Luke’s Pediatrics Department is welcoming fellowship-trained Pediatric Neurologist Ramon Cuevas, MD, to the Network’s growing team of pediatric specialists. Dr. Cuevas has joined fellowship-trained Pediatric Neurologist Elizabeth T. Corbo, MD, at St. Luke’s Luke’s Pediatric Neurology office on Route 309 in Coopersburg.