Can Breakfast Cereal be Part of a Healthy Diet?

Can Breakfast Cereal be Part of a Healthy Diet?   Cold cereals are an easy, convenient food. Many try to promote the latest nutrition trend or tempt your kids with fun shapes and cartoon characters. But you may wonder: Are breakfast cereals as healthy as they claim to be and are they the best choice for…

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Are We Genetically Programmed to Crave Sugar?

Are We Genetically Programmed to Crave Sugar?    All the cells of the body, the brain in particular, require glucose (the simplest form of sugar) to function.  Our brain’s feedback loops, sensory pleasures, and environmental factors, such as alcohol and poor sleep, all amplify our desire for a sugar rush. But recent studies suggest that some…

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“Take What You Need. Leave What You Can.”

This simple sign holds some very powerful words.  This food pantry, strategically located in front of 414 High Street Pottstown PA 19464 at Mission First Church, is only a few feet from the sidewalk.  Most people who would see a refrigerator sitting under a little house outside, in front of a church, may do a double take. …

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Care Management Team and Chester County Food Bank: 2020 Year in Review

Working with the Chester County Food Bank, the Care Management Team has been combating food insecurity in our community by facilitating the enrollment, and bi-weekly coordination of fresh foods box deliveries to families homes or to be picked up at the Mall. The Care Management Team also participated in Zoom Cooking Classes, managed the FVRX…

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Holiday Hours: 12/31 – 1/1

All CHDC offices will be closing at 12:00pm on Thursday, 12/31 and will remain closed on Friday, 1/1. We will reopen with regular office hours on Saturday, 1/2. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911. From the team here at Community Health & Dental Care, we wish you and your loved ones…

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Holiday Hours: 12/24 – 12/25

All CHDC offices will be closing at 12:00pm on Thursday, 12/24 and will remain closed on Friday, 12/25. We will reopen with regular office hours on Saturday, 12/26. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911. From the team here at Community Health & Dental Care, we wish you and your loved ones…

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Weather Alert and Office Closing: 12/16 – 12/17

Due to the impending snowstorm today, Wednesday, December 16th, CHDC will be closing all sites at 12PM for inpatient visits. Telehealth appointments will continue as scheduled. For Thursday, December 17th, CHDC plans to open all sites at 1PM. Please stay tuned for further updates as needed. Thank you!

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Fee Schedule Changes

CHDC Fee Schedule has changed.  A copy of the Fee Schedule is available upon request by sending an email to info@ch-dc.org.  Thank you

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CHDC Update #4 – Spanish

Junio 4, 2020   Estimados Pacientes, Empleados, Colegas, y Amigos, Mientras todos luchas con lo está sucediendo en nuestro mundo ahora mismo con respecto al asesinato de George Floyd y nuestras emociones están sumamente altas, es importante que usted sepa que Community Health & Dental Care permanece de pie con los que están horrorizados con…

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