Bringing insights from folklore studies to the practice of medicine and public health, the keynote lecture and roundtable discussion touch on the role of folklore and ethnology in patient care, perceptions of risk, misinformation, community narratives and traditions about health and illness.
This support group provides programs of interest to patients and their caregivers managing chronic diseases such as COPD, diabetes, heart failure and stroke. Sessions offer an opportunity for support and socialization.
A Penn State Health expert will lead a discussion on breast cancer, including symptoms, treatment and outcome.
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