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Outbreak of Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses Plague Lehigh Valley

A sudden increase in synthetic marijuana related deaths and overdoses in the Lehigh Valley this month have law enforcement, medical professionals and health educators calling for greater awareness of its dangers. Weller Health Education Center urges parents and teachers to talk with area youth.... Learn More Posted: 04/24/2015

Concussions: What Parents & Coaches Say

Despite increased attention on concussions, parents and coaches don’t always know when to seek emergency medical attention for kids or when it’s safe for an injured player to return to playing sports, according to a KidsHealth survey of 500 parents and coaches. ... Learn More Posted: 04/23/2015

2015 Outstanding Friend to Kids Awards

For eleven years, the Weller Health Education Center’s Outstanding Friend to Kids Awards has recognized individuals and organizations who are making a powerful, positive impact on the lives of young people in our region. The 2015 Honorees are: David M. Yanoshik, St. Luke’s Community Health Department and Leadership Lehigh Valley Education Team. Get event details.... Learn More Posted: 03/02/2015

Experts Examine HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Pittsburgh Area

While Allegheny County is not exactly our back yard, it’s close enough when you consider the HIV/AIDS epidemic.... Learn More Posted: 12/11/2014

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Shop on AmazonSmile and donate to the Weller Health Education Center all at the same time! ... Learn More Posted: 12/04/2014

Nominations for Outstanding Friend to Kids Awards

The Weller Health Education Center will be accepting nominations for the Young Achiever award to be presented at the 11th Annual Outstanding Friend to Kids event, April 9, 2015, at Lehigh County Club, Allentown.... Learn More Posted: 09/17/2014

Weller Brings Fun Exercise Programs to Allentown School District

Rising childhood obesity rates may not be new news, but what is often overlooked is how pervasive this... Learn More Posted: 09/12/2014

2015 Outstanding Friend to Kids Awards

Congratulations to our 2015 Honorees and thank you to our generous sponsors, master of ceremonies and attendees for making the 2015 Outstanding Friend to Kids Awards a great success!... Learn More Posted: