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Motorcyclists to Honor Friend by Donating Toys to St. Luke’s Pediatric Patients

November 3rd, 2017

Bethlehem, PA – On November 4, hundreds of motorcyclists will ride through the Lehigh Valley to honor the memory of their beloved friend by donating toys to the pediatric patients of St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN). Riders taking part in the 7th annual Tucker’s Toy Run will leave the Tri-Boro Sportsmen Club in Northampton at noon with a police

St. Luke’s Hospital – Warren Campus Celebrates 5 Years with St. Luke’s University Health Network

November 3rd, 2017

Nearly $90 million of investments have improved quality of and access to care and boosted the greater Phillipsburg economy. Five years ago, Warren Hospital in Phillipsburg, N.J., was a very different health care institution, facing the very real possibility it would have to close. “Warren Hospital was struggling,” recalled Board of Trustees secretary, Robert Rumfield,

Donors Fund NanoKnife for St. Luke’s Tumor Patients

November 1st, 2017

Thanks to generous donations, patients in the Lehigh Valley suffering from previously inoperable liver or pancreatic tumors now have a leading-edge treatment available to them at St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem. Donors have contributed $125,000 toward the purchase of a NanoKnife, a device used in a minimally invasive procedure that targets and kills hard-to-reach tumors

In Case You Missed It… Watch Rick Anderson on WFMZ’s “Business Matters”

October 30th, 2017

Watch as St. Luke’s University Health Network President and CEO Rick Anderson and Raymond Durkin, MD,  talk with Business Matters host Tony Iannelli about dedicating one day for health through a tailored and customized executive health and wellness program called ExecuHealth. Click here to watch the episode…

The Wisdom and Glory of Healthy Aging: Mind, Body, Spirit

October 23rd, 2017

We invite you to join us as we discuss the important role that understanding and caring for the mind, body and spirit plays in achieving healthy, and even glorious aging. Learn about the latest research regarding keystone behaviors to healthy aging and identify what truly motivates older adults to adopt new behaviors. Keynote Speaker: David

Sky’s the Limit for This Parkettes Gymnast and St. Luke’s Extraordinary Athlete

October 20th, 2017

Margzetta Frazier – Marz to everyone who knows her – is one of the extraordinary athletes that impresses even someone who has produced multiple U.S. Olympic gymnasts like Parkettes National Gymnastics Center founder Donna Strauss. During a rehabilitation stint earlier this year, Strauss lent her “Aqua Jogger” vest to Marz to “water run” laps in

Healing Begins Here – Chrissie’s Story

October 20th, 2017

When Chrissie was told she had breast cancer, she thought “Okay, this is my time. I need a plan.” Through grace, grit and a purely positive outlook, Chrissie fought Stage 3 breast cancer head on. When Chrissie, 51, of Center Valley, heard the words “breast cancer” from her doctor, there was no time for sadness,

St. Luke’s is Proud Supporter of Da Vinci Science Center

October 18th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA – St. Luke’s University Health Network is a proud supporter of the Da Vinci Science Center in Allentown, Pa. Da Vinci has learned how to make science fun, particularly in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and medicine. Learn more about this unique partnership and how Da Vinci and St. Luke’s are working together