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Northampton County senior menus

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, August 12: Apricot nectar, chicken and grape salad on croissant, marinated vegetable salad, lemon bar.

Thursday, August 13: Macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, Romaine salad with ranch dressing, wheat bread with margarine, ambrosia.

Friday, August 14: Smoked sausage, grilled red potatoes with egg, three bean salad, fresh biscuit with margarine, apple walnut crumb cake.

Monday, August 17: Orange juice, beef barbecue on a bun, macaroni salad, fresh melon, Rice Krispie treat.

Lehigh Countysenior menus

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, August 12: Pork barbecue, warm peach crisp, creamy spinach, roll.

Thursday, August 13: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, zucchini, cookie, banana, roll.

Friday, August 14: Stuffed tortellini, roasted asparagus, warm berry crisp.

Monday, August 17: Stuffed green pepper, brown rice, fresh fruit.

Tuesday, August 18: Turkey sausage, German potato salad, green beans.

Wednesday, August 19: Salisbury steak, whipped potatoes, Brussels sprouts, cookie.

Thursday, August 20: Roasted turkey breast, bread stuffing, peas and carrots, whipped Mandarin oranges.

Salvation Army

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 by The Press in Social News

School supplies offered students

The Allentown Corps Salvation Army holds its 11th Annual "Back To School Carnival," 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Aug. 28, 144 N. Eighth St., Allentown. The Easton Corps Salvation Army holds its first "Back To School Carnival," 10:30 a.m. - noon Aug. 28, 1110 Northampton St., Easton.

The events will provide children with backpacks, pens, pencils and notebooks. Last year, more than 500 students from 43 Lehigh Valley schools participated.

Sponsors include Olympus, Lehigh Valley Phantoms, Junior League of the Lehigh Valley, Allentown Kiwanis Club and PPL.

Lehigh County senior menus

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, August 5: Garlic honey barbecue chicken, barley rice, peas, donut hole, fresh fruit, roll.

Thursday, August 6: Pot roast, roasted potatoes, cauliflower, pound cake, roll.

Friday, August 7: Baked white fish, macaroni and cheese, stewed tomato, canned fruit, mini corn muffin, roll.

Monday, August 10: Honey mustard chicken, roasted redskin wedges, broccoli, mini muffin, roll.

Tuesday, August 11: Hot dogs, buttered noodles, vegetable medley, warm apple wedges, roll.

Wednesday, August 12: Pork barbecue, warm peach crisp, creamy spinach, roll.

Northampton County senior menus

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, August 5: Chicken breast, Spanish rice, flame roasted corn, wheat bread wtih margarine, fresh plum.

Thursday, August 6: Roast pork with gravy, mashed sweet potatoes, spring vegetables, rye bread with margarine, oatmeal raisin cookie.

Friday, August 7: Baked meatloaf with gravy, scalloped potatoes, red beets, wheat bread with margarine, fresh watermelon.

Monday, August 10: Roast beef with gravy, mashed potatoes, garden blend vegetables, wheat bread with margarine, tropical fruit.

LCCC

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 by The Press in Social News

'Open House' for students

The Lehigh Carbon Community College Admissions Office will hold an "Open House and Information Session," 6 - 8 p.m. Aug. 12, Scheller Woodman Community Services Center, main campus, Schnecksville.

New and returning adult students, veterans, recent high school graduates and high school seniors who graduate in 2016, will learn about the admissions and enrollment processes, financial aid, student services and academic programs. Prospective students and their families will be able to tour the main campus in Schnecksville and speak to representatives from their program of interest.

Healthy Geezer: Follow doctor's orders with antibiotics

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 by FRED CICETTI in Social News

Q. I had a bad cold so I asked my doctor for an antibiotic. He seemed reluctant, but I insisted and he gave me the prescription. I was supposed to take it for 10 days, but I stopped after seven days because I felt better and I ...

Stop! Next you'll tell me you prefer not to cover your mouth when you cough.

Taking antibiotics unnecessarily and not completing your prescription are the leading causes of "superbugs," bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics. These superbugs are one of the most serious threats to global public health.

Northampton County senior menus

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, July 29:.Breaded pork chop, cabbage and noodles, pickled beets, wheat bread with margarine, chilled apricots.

Thursday, July 30: Apple juice, baked lasagna, Caesar salad, Italian bread with margarine, fresh melon in season.

Friday, July 31: Smoked turkey, salami and provolone with lettuce and tomato on a soft roll with mustard, marinated vegetable salad, blushed pears.

Lehigh County senior menus

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, July 29: Chicken Florentine, wild rice, green beans, mini blueberry muffin, pineapple chunks.

Thursday, July 30: Baby back beef ribs, whipped yams, roasted cauliflower, plums.

Friday, July 31: Fish Creole, au gratin potatoes, vegetable medley, fruit cocktail.

Monday, August 3: Grilled hamburger, American blend vegetables, Jello, warm per cobbler, roll.

Tuesday, August 4: Pineapple glazed ham, mashed yams, French green beans, seasonal fresh fruit with whipped cream and graham crackers, mini muffin, roll.

Healthy Geezer: Diagnostic-imaging tests explained

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 by FRED CICETTI in Social News

Q. What's the difference between a CAT scan and an MRI?

The CAT scan, MRI and others are known as diagnostic-imaging tests. Let's go over the common ones.

X-ray;One of the oldest forms of medical imaging , an X-ray examination uses electromagnetic radiation to make pictures.

An X-ray machine passes a beam through your body and records an image digitally or on film. Body tissues produce different results. Tissues show up in shades of gray. Bones look white. Lungs that contain air appear dark.