(NEW YORK) -- People with heroin dependency don't use less of that drug if they start also using cannabis, according to a new study.The findings cast some doubt on the idea that cannabis might help people reduce their dependence on opioids, experts say."Cannabis is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Taking semaglutide, the active ingredient in drugs like Wegovy and Ozempic used for weight loss, can help boost heart health in people without diabetes, according to new research.In a study of over 17,000 people, semaglutide, a GLP-1 receptor agonist medication, was... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An already-approved chemotherapy drug could reduce the risk of dying of cervical cancer when added to the current treatment standard, according to new research presented at a major medical conference.The study, presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology, followed 500 people,... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Crime Stoppers volunteer organization has been relaunched.A recent influx of drug forfeiture funds into the county's DA Office has allowed the group to restart its efforts to reduce crime, and help solve crimes by rewarding those who provide information... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Semaglutide, the active ingredient in drugs like Wegovy and Ozempic, is also effective at reducing symptoms of heart failure, new research shows.A study published this month in the New England Journal of Medicine followed over 500 patients who were both overweight... Read More.
HARRISBURG – The drought watch has been lifted for Clearfield, Jefferson, and Elk counties.Following a Thursday meeting of the Commonwealth Drought Task Force, the drought watch which had been in effect for several months, was lifted for a total of 47 Pennsylvania counties.The Department... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Every day, Andre Rush, a retired Army officer and former White House chef, does 2,222 pushups. And every day, he thinks about what that number symbolizes: a tribute to the military veterans who die daily from suicide.Rush's ritual is more than just... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – Traffic signals in Clearfield along Route 879 between Interstate 80 and River Road are in line for some upgrades.PennDOT says that Lawrence Township has received nearly $300,000 from the state’s Automated Red Light Enforcement Funding Program.The grant will fund a project to... Read More.
TREASURE LAKE – You can help save a life today by donating blood.Community Blood Bank is hosting a blood drive at the Treasure Lake Church today from 1 to 6 p.m.The Blood Bank says all blood types are needed, especially type O.All donors will... Read More.
SANDY TWP. – You have the chance to help save a life by donating blood tomorrow.Community Blood Bank is hosting a blood drive at the Treasure Lake Church tomorrow from 1 to 6 p.m.The Community Blood Bank says all blood types are needed, but... Read More.