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Wednesday, July 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Columbus to spray for mosquitoes; West Nile virus found in Linden area »
"Columbus will begin spraying for mosquitoes in the Linden area after a pool tested positive for West Nile virus, accordin...
Monday, July 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis C surge in central Ohio may spur needle-exchange program »
"The boom in heroin use paired with a surge in hepatitis C infections in Franklin County and across Ohio have heightened w...
Monday, July 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio's rise in heroin use, disease worries health officials »
"COLUMBUS The rise of heroin usage and subsequent surge in hepatitis C infections in central Ohio has state health offic...
Friday, July 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local man pushes smoking cessation for veterans Sen. Brown joins Urbana resident »
"Thousands locally are struggling to fight nicotine addiction including an Urbana man whose struggling to quit smokin...
Friday, July 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nearly one-third of Ohio beaches under E. coli advisory »
"DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Nearly one-third of Ohio's beaches are under health advisories after tests yielded high levels of E....
Saturday, June 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is it safe to swim in Lake Erie? Here's how to find out »
"CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Is it safe to swim? That's an important question to ask this summer, preferably before you head i...
Friday, June 19, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rabies warnings issued »
"XENIA — Greene County Public Health is warning about the dangers of rabies passed along by animals. “Rabies is a...
Friday, June 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
State confirms West Nile virus in Newark mosquito »
"NEWARK, Ohio — Licking County notched its first positive test of a mosquito infected with the West Nile virus this week.&...
Thursday, June 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bacteria making some Ohio beaches no vacation »
"More than two dozen beaches across Ohio — most of them on Lake Erie — are contaminated with E. coli, ranking the state am...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Columbus issues water alert because of high nitrate levels »
"A nitrate advisory issued by the city of Columbus for Franklin County residents whose water comes from the Dublin Road wa...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Changes to student immunizations could be coming »
"COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – A state Senate committee has approved legislation to require Ohio students to be immunized against...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
April is Healthy Homes Awareness Month »
"Every day Americans are exposed to health hazards in their homes. According to the United States Environmental Protection...
Friday, April 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. John Kasich Expects Ohio’s Medicaid Expansion to Continue »
Gov. John Kasich Expects Ohio’s Medicaid Expansion to Continue   COLUMBUS—Gov. John Kasich said Thursday he exp...
Wednesday, April 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judge orders Ohio to reinstate Medicaid for those in lawsuit »
Judge orders Ohio to reinstate Medicaid for those in lawsuit   COLUMBUS (AP) — A federal judge ordered Ohio o...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shifts In Earnings For Consumers Near Medicaid Line Can Threaten Coverage »
Shifts In Earnings For Consumers Near Medicaid Line Can Threaten Coverage   Low-income consumers whose earnings...
Monday, April 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio Medicaid drops 4,200 providers in error after glitch »
Ohio Medicaid drops 4,200 providers in error after glitch COLUMBUS, Ohio: The Ohio Department of Medicaid says it erro...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio Department of Medicaid Billing Update »
ODM’s fifth billing guidance document for ICD-10 implementation, entitled ICD-10 TIPS , was posted to ODM ’s ICD-10...
Tuesday, March 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Spreading awareness and education on colorectal cancer »
The colon and rectum. They’re not everyone’s favorite dinner topics, but they’re subjects that must be addressed, especial...
Monday, March 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Data: Over 234,000 Ohioans Got Coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace During Open En »
New Data: Over 234,000 Ohioans Got Coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace During Open Enrollment  ...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Task Force Announces Statewide Plans To Prioritize Healthy Food Access In Ohio »
Task Force Announces Statewide Plans To Prioritize Healthy Food Access In Ohio   COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Despite Ohio...
Saturday, February 14, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free radon testing kits offered »
XENIA — As part of National Radon Action Month, the Regional Air Pollution Control Agency (RAPCA), in partnership with Gre...
Friday, February 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The measles: a Q&A about the current outbreak and what you need to know »
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Since the revelation earlier this year of a measles outbreak that originated at Disneyland in Californi...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Data Shows Increasing Number of Ohio Schoolchildren Unvaccinated »
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The number of Ohio schoolchildren who are unvaccinated has more than quintupled since 1997, according to...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Controversy Grows, Doctor Encourages Measles Vaccination »
CINCINNATI —The growing controversy over a recent measles outbreak has Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center reinf...
Friday, January 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Centering' program could help reduce infant mortality »
Of the 4,091 babies born in Stark County in 2012, 40 never made it to their first birthday. Health officials are hoping...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Schools required to teach on prescription painkiller dangers »
DARKE COUNTY - A new Ohio law, Substitute House Bill 367, signed by Governor John Kasich in December, requires schools to...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wright State University official named to CareSource trustees »
Dr. Gary LeRoy, who is associate dean of student affairs and admissions at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, will join the...
Monday, December 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ODH recommends influenza vaccinations »
COLUMBUS — Influenza-like illness is now widespread throughout Ohio, and the numbers of associated hospitalizations are in...
Monday, December 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local resources help fight infant mortality »
NEWARK – Maggie Leighton and her husband were eagerly awaiting the arrival of their first child in early November. Bu...
Thursday, December 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NEON Spreads Holiday Cheer »
NEON Spreads Holiday Cheer READ ONLINE On Saturday, December 13, 2014, through its 4th Annual Helping Hands Ho...
Thursday, December 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ohio Wins $75M To Test New Billing Model To Improve Health Care While Lowering Costs »
Ohio Wins $75M To Test New Billing Model To Improve Health Care While Lowering Costs READ ONLINE  ...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The December eNews »
The 2014 December eNews is now available!   View this edition here
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opiate Addiction Rises to Level of Alcoholism »
Opiate Addiction Rises to Level of Alcoholism READ ONLINE   Opiate addiction in Ohio has grown to be on par with...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help on Insurance Available »
Help on Insurance Available READ ONLINE   Ohioans have less than a week to sign up/re-enroll for health insuranc...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crunch time again for health insurance sign-ups »
Crunch time again for health insurance sign-ups READ ONLINE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's push to...

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