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Thursday, March 22, 2018
Primary Health Solutions Expands Services »
"The Centering® Healthcare Institute (CHI) yesterday announced its first wave of awardees to expand the Centering model of...
Sunday, March 11, 2018
As more babies are born with drug withdrawals, doctors are frantically working to improve their care »
"Doctors around Ohio, including a pair of pediatricians in Cincinnati, have worked with the state and Ohio Gov. John Kasic...
Monday, February 19, 2018
Kids saying no to cigarettes, yes to vaping. And new devices are making it easy to vape in school »
"High school administrators across central Ohio are increasingly warning parents about teens using e-cigarettes or vapes.....
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Study finds bigger treatment window for some stroke patients »
"The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association on Wednesday updated its recommendations for the removal of st...
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
LGBT-focused health center hits new milestone »
"Equitas Health — formerly the AIDS Resource Center Ohio — guarantees patients won’t won’t be turned away if they can’t af...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
OSU Extension offers food safety program »
"SPRINGFIELD – OSU Extension – Clark County is offering a food safety program for food service employees. This four-hour p...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Equitas Health Earns Federally Qualified Health Center Look-Alike Designation »
"We are excited to share that Equitas Health has achieved Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) Look-Alike designation...
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Elderly at increased risk from extreme cold »
“Older adults are at increased risk for complications from conditions including snow, ice, bitter cold and more. Factors l...
Monday, December 25, 2017
Ohioans with Medicaid can get acupuncture for pain next year »
"Ohioans with Medicaid can start seeing an acupuncturist next year after the state expanded its coverage for the treatment...
Sunday, December 17, 2017
Ohio ranks 30th in protecting kids from tobacco use in national study »
"Ohio ranks 30th among the states when it comes to money budgeted for programs aimed at preventing tobacco use and helping...
Friday, December 8, 2017
Flu season is getting worse, Ohio Department of Health urges flu shot »
"Two hundred and fifty-seven Ohioans have been hospitalized for the flu so far this season, above the five-year average fo...
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
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Breast Cancer Rates Sinking in County »
"Though Ashtabula County in 2014 had the highest cancer-related mortality rate among its three surrounding Ohio counties,...
Friday, October 27, 2017
Number of 'Crypto' illnesses in Lucas County climbs »
"The number of diarrheal illnesses related to the Cryptosporidium parasite in Lucas County this year has risen to more tha...
Thursday, October 26, 2017
City rolling out infant mortality program »
"The name says it all. Full Term First Birthday Akron is the city’s newest initiative aimed at reducing the local infant m...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
The Ohio Department of Health recommends that everybody 6 months and older get a flu shot now »
"With the arrival of flu season, the Ohio Department of Health recommends that all Ohioans 6 months and older get a flu sh...
Friday, October 6, 2017
http://www.dispatch.com/news/20171006/ohios-infant-mortality-rate-edged-up-in-2016-but-sleep-related »
"Ohio recorded a slight increase in the number of babies who died before their first birthday in 2016, but saw a promising...
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Flu shot season is here »
"There is nothing fun about getting the flu and local health departments are making preparations to help the public fend o...
Friday, September 29, 2017
For breast cancer, your best defense is finding it early »
"It happens to one in eight American women. Getting breast cancer isn’t something we can control. We do have the power, ho...
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Rubber duck sale supports breast cancer awareness, prevention efforts »
"From Sunday, Oct. 1 to Tuesday, Oct. 31, people can purchase a duck for $5 at one of more than 10 participating businesse...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Surge in Valley overdoses calls for spike in assistance »
"A recent alarming spike in reported drug overdoses and deaths in Trumbull County should leave no doubt in anyone’s mind t...
Monday, September 25, 2017
Tests find no lead danger in Columbus water »
"Tests for lead in Columbus’ water system have come back clean. Conducted this summer, the tests show that the tap wa...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
6 newborns a day hospitalized in Ohio for exposure to drugs in womb »
"Six newborns a day — or 2,174 total — were admitted to Ohio hospitals in 2015 for neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) beca...
Friday, September 15, 2017
Mosquito season is not over; don’t drop your guard »
"Summer is not over, so there is still much time to be spent in backyards, parks and campgrounds. With summer comes mosqui...
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Becoming a Healthier Mama and Family »
"One of the goals of the Huron County Help Me Grow Home Visitors when we go out and visit families is to educate about the...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Franklin County inmates to be offered anti-addiction drug Vivitrol on release »
"Starting Oct. 1, inmates released from the Franklin County jail can choose to be injected with Vivitrol, a drug that prev...
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Safe Sleep Summit held in light of low compliance from parents »
"New numbers suggest that despite national and local campaigns to educate parents on how to put their infants down to slee...
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Ohio man dies from West Nile virus »
"An Ohio man has died from West Nile virus, marking the first reported death from the virus in 2017. The 74-year-old...
Friday, September 1, 2017
West Nile Virus Confirmed in Parma Resident »
"PARMA, Ohio - A human case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Parma, according to the Ohio Department of Health....
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Butler County infant mortality rate shows improvement »
"The infant mortality rate — which measures the death of children under the age of one year — in Butler County was 6.9 dea...
Monday, August 28, 2017
3 cases of West Nile virus in Southwest Ohio: What you need to know »
"There’s been three cases so far this year of people testing positive for West Nile virus in Ohio. That’s on top of the...

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