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    Directions to Mount Nittany Medical Center in event/football traffic

    Please follow this plan developed by Mount Nittany Medical Center's Security Department, State College Police Department and the Pennsylvania State University Police Department to assist the public and Medical Center staff accessing the Medical Center during football game weekends.

    Download the directions and corresponding map here to get to Orchard Road from State College, Bellefonte, Port Matilda and I-99 West.

    Police will not permit traffic on Orchard Road to get backed up at the Park Avenue stop sign. All traffic will be directed onto Park Avenue toward the Medical Center.

    If you have traffic problems somewhere other than Orchard Road and you have a cell phone, call 911. Give your name, exact location, destination (Medical Center), make, model, and color of your vehicle. If possible, a police officer will be sent to escort you to the Medical Center. When you see the police officer, get out of your car and wave so that he/she can identify you. Please use this privilege in extreme emergencies only.


    Lowering your risk of Type 2 diabetes is possible

    Published on October 27, 2016 By Virginia Wray, DO, CNSC, endocrinology, Mount Nittany Physician Group

    Concerned about diabetes? Statistics confirm you should be. With 1.4 million new cases of Type 2 diabetes being diagnosed annually in the U.S., if you are not affected, chances are someone you love is. Developing diabetes mellitus can put someone at risk for a whole host of other serious medical problems. Increased blood sugars contribute to the clogging of small arteries that nourish the brain, eyes, heart, kidneys and nerves. Diabetes is a major player in strokes, heart attacks, kidney failure, blindness and nontraumatic amputations. It is also very concerning that Type 2 diabetes is occu...

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