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Bikers Against Bullies Ride to Benefit St. Luke’s Pediatrics

June 22nd, 2018

On June 24th, the loud rumbling from the north won’t warn of an impending thunderstorm. Instead it will signal an approaching wave of Bikers Against Bullies on Harleys en route to deliver proceeds from a charity motorcycle ride for St. Luke’s Pediatrics. The Caring for Kids Ride will start in Parryville in Carbon County and conclude

TJ Maxx Employees Bring Smiles to St. Luke’s Pediatric Patients

April 4th, 2018

TJ Maxx delivered treats and brought smiles on Friday to the Pediatric Unit at St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem, donating Easter baskets to the young patients and their families. “We are truly blessed to receive a donation for the pediatric unit and are grateful to the employees at TJ Maxx for thinking of us,” said Pediatric Patient

St. Luke’s Introduces ‘Cuddler’ Program for Infants

February 16th, 2018

Newborns at St. Luke’s University Health Network are getting lots of love this Valentine’s Day thanks to the Network’s new “cuddler” program. Cuddler volunteers are specially trained to interact with babies, both premature and full-term, during times when their parents can’t be with them at the hospital. Every parent wants to be with their baby, but

New Doctors Bring Wealth of Experience to St. Luke’s Allentown Pediatrics

February 14th, 2018

Joining St. Luke’s Allentown Pediatrics are two new doctors – Vincent Moffitt, MD, and Elyse Jones, MD – with a range of specialty training and decades of leadership experience in pediatrics. St. Luke’s Allentown Pediatrics – located within St. Luke’s West End Medical Center at 501 Cetronia Road, Suite 115 in Allentown – is now accepting new patients

New St. Luke’s Pediatric Practice Opens at Anderson Campus

February 9th, 2018

St. Luke’s Anderson Pediatrics, which offers convenient access to high-quality pediatric care in the Easton and Bethlehem Township areas, is accepting new patients. This new practice is located in the St. Luke’s Anderson Campus Medical Office Building at 1700 St. Luke’s Blvd., Suite 403. “The location of St. Luke’s Anderson Pediatrics provides easy access to care for the area’s

Why are February Newborns Sporting Special Red Hats at St. Luke’s?

February 9th, 2018

The American Heart Association promotes wearing red in the month of February as part of “American Heart Month” to raise awareness about heart disease. But heart disease also impacts the lives of the smallest patients too, which is why, for the past three years, St. Luke’s University Hospital-Bethlehem and St. Luke’s Allentown Campus have participated in the

Bond with baby at YOGA at St. Luke’s Baby & Me Support Center

January 19th, 2018

The new St. Luke’s Baby & Me Support Center is now hosting yoga classes for babies and moms or caregivers. The classes, held at St. Luke’s Baby & Me Support Center at 1425 Eighth Avenue in Bethlehem, will cost $15 per class and will focus on movement, bonding, flexibility and helping moms get back into shape after

Secret Donor Gives Again: St. Luke’s NICU Gets Annual Anonymous Gift

January 8th, 2018

2018 started off with a special gift for the St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Level II and Level III NICUs (Neonatal Intensive Care Units) in Bethlehem and Allentown. March of Dimes representatives presented a $5,000 check to the NICU team at St. Luke’s Hospital – Bethlehem this week. Each year, this anonymous donor provides a generous gift

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 Baby & Me Support Center Community Open House September 9

September 1st, 2017

We’re here to help support new moms and families. St. Luke’s is hosting a Community Open House for the new Baby & Me Support Center. Please join us for the opportunity to speak with representatives from OB/GYN, lactation support, behavioral health, prenatal education, Pediatrics, Baby & Me yoga instructors, tour the facility and much more! When