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Sunday, November 26, 2017
Ohio doctors urged to screen patients for prediabetes to prevent problems »
"A new statewide initiative aimed at curbing Ohio’s high rate of type 2 diabetes is encouraging physicians to screen more...
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Ohio officials say tick-borne Lyme Disease still a threat »
"The state agency reports that 241 cases of Lyme disease have been reported in 60 of Ohio’s 88 counties this year. The num...
Monday, November 6, 2017
Narcan to be made available to families »
"Naloxone, also known as Narcan, will be made available to county residents through the Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided With...
Monday, November 6, 2017
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month »
"Lung cancer is the nation’s leading cause of cancer deaths, and every year 7,195 Ohio residents are diagnosed with the di...
Friday, November 3, 2017
Meigs Health Matters : Prematurity Awareness Month »
"November is Prematurity Awareness Month. In the US, 1 in 8 babies are born prematurely..."   read more here

Press Releases
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Circle Health Services (formerly The Free Clinic) and The Centers for Families and Children target i »
"The Board of Trustees for Circle Health Services and the Board of Directors for The Centers for Families and Children tod...
Monday, January 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, September 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Landmark Study Confirms Medicaid Cost-Savings at Health Centers »
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Tuesday, August 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ultimate Health Center Champions Announced »
Ultimate Health Center Champions Announced   Ohio’s Community Health Centers showcase innovative care ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAFP Names Top Physician, Humanitarian and Public Health Advocates »
Five family physicians honored for outstanding contributions to Family Medicine FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Th...

National News
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Rigorous diet can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, study finds »
"Some people with Type 2 diabetes were able to put the disease in remission without medication by following a rigorous die...
Friday, December 1, 2017
"Today is World AIDS Day. Although the number of new HIV infections in the United States has declined since 2010 and the n...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Forecast predicts over half of U.S. children will be obese by age 35 »
"Nearly three in five children in the U.S. today are destined to be obese when they reach their 35th birthday, according t...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Why the flu shot this year may not protect you »
"The upcoming flu season may be a particularly severe one in the U.S., some medical experts warned today, citing prelimina...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
About 15% of Americans with HIV don't know they're infected, CDC report says »
"Half of the Americans recently diagnosed with HIV had been living with the virus for at least three years without realizi...

Members in the News
Thursday, November 30, 2017
New group pregnancy care program starts at health department »
"Women receiving prenatal care at the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department will now be cared for together, in supportive...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
State grant to benefit people interested in kicking tobacco habit »
"More than $1.6 million from the Ohio Department of Health will be spread across seven Franklin County agencies in an effo...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AxessPointe to offer prenatal support groups for medical care, bonding in effort to fight preterm bi »
"On Wednesday, UnitedHealthcare and the March of Dimes announced a $48,000 grant to establish pilot Supportive Pregnancy C...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Springfield health center adds dental care to fill unmet need »
"Rocking Horse Community Health Center identified dental care as the top unmet need in Clark County for children. About 14...
Monday, November 27, 2017
AxessPointe Community Health Center to host community baby shower Nov. 29 »
"AKRON, Ohio - UnitedHealthcare, March of Dimes and AxessPointe Community Health Center are hosting a community baby showe...

OACHC in the News
Friday, May 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Blood Pressure Screening in the Dental Office »
Tiffany Blair, MPH, Susan Lawson, MHR and Heather Porter, MPA, CHES⇑ CORRESPONDING AUTHOR: Heather Porter, MPA, CHES, Oh...
Thursday, February 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obamacare repeal worries community health centers »
"As Republican lawmakers work to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, officials at community health centers across Ohio say...
Friday, February 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statewide program results show reduction in early premature births »
Statewide program results show reduction in early premature births   COLUMBUS – In an effort to combat infant m...
Friday, May 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebrate Nurses! »
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Thursday, April 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)

The Informer Blog
Tuesday, May 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Protect Your Skin! »
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
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