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Tag: Whole Child Care

A Life-Changing Mission: FOX43 Showcases How MHS Helps Children in Need

Television news station, FOX43, recently aired an in-depth story highlighting how Milton Hershey School lifts children out of poverty. The piece features MHS ninth-grader Candie Kolleh, who’s forged a special...

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Milton Hershey School to Host Twitter Chat with Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020

Children respond to stress in different ways. During an ongoing pandemic like COVID-19, a child’s caregiver—whether it’s a parent, teacher, or trusted adult—can all contribute to the child’s health and...

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A History of Student Health Services Provided for the MHS Community

Shortly after marrying Milton S. Hershey, Catherine Hershey joined and was an active member of Lancaster Charity Society, an organization that shared a common interest in providing practical self-help and...

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MHS Health Center Provides for Students’ Daily Needs During Global Pandemic

At Milton Hershey School, students’ medical, dental, psychological, behavioral, and social work needs are met on campus by licensed professionals. MHS cares for the whole child free of charge thanks...

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The Importance of Oral Health—Providing Comprehensive Dental Services at Milton Hershey School

Walking into Copenhaver Center, it’s hard to miss the tooth flag hanging off the wall. It marks the entrance to the dental clinic for Milton Hershey School’s high school students....

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Mental Health Awareness: Starting the Conversation about Depression

For 16 years, Milton Hershey School graduate Troy Scott has experienced the personal effects of mental illness. The first time he experienced depression was during his freshman year at Milton...

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Health Blog: A Closer Look at Brain Development in Lower Income Children

Redirecting brain development through evidence-based interventions For more than century, Milton Hershey School has been nurturing students by providing a top-notch education, well-rounded social and emotional learning curriculum, and comprehensive...

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Dental Services: Helping Children Brush up on Oral Hygiene

What do you think about when someone mentions health epidemics? You may immediately think of the flu, meningitis or measles, but how often do you consider dental disease an epidemic?...

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