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Man Who Beat COVID After Receving Last Rites Credits St. Luke’s

Tom Brugger of Bethlehem Township was living the good life as a 70-something semi-retiree. Healthy and high-energy, his days were a mix of exercise, walks with his wife, Joanne, and a part-time job in bar security. Then COVID hit in March, and their nightmare began. 

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St. Luke’s Treats 500th COVID Patient with Monoclonal Antibodies

St. Luke’s University Health Network infused its 500th COVID-19 outpatient with monoclonal antibodies; a treatment the network said has helped prevent all Lehigh Valley hospitals from being overwhelmed during the current surge, while allowing certain high-risk patients to recover quickly in the comfort of their own homes.

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Pa. GOP Lawmakers Want More Power Over Governor

A proposed constitutional amendment is the result of long-festering resentment by Republicans against Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf over his actions to control the coronavirus pandemic.