FCMH offers free help to get you on a path to better health

FCMH offers free help to get you on a path to better health

Attention citizens of Fayette County! The Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Health Care Providers in your community have a prescription that has...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Don’t let germs make you sick

Don’t let germs make you sick

It’s flu and cold season. Avoiding the germs help us avoid the flu and colds, so where are the germs lurking? You might be surprised to find whe...

January 19th, 2018 |  


The Amish Cook: Gloria’s million dollar talk

I like goals and the New Year is a great time to plan some. Having a goal, then reaching it has a satisfaction all its own. My husband, Daniel, is the...

January 16th, 2018 |  


‘Help Me Grow’ offering infant massage classes at health department

Massaging your baby is a beautiful and loving way to begin a lifelong relationship. Infant massage is a preventive program that provides loving touch ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


‘How did you get here, anyway?’

‘How did you get here, anyway?’

This is a “conversation in the community” feature and one of several ongoing conversations to bring local voices to the front pages.Fayett...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Leafy greens suspected in latest E. coli food poisoning cases

Leafy greens suspected in latest E. coli food poisoning cases

I am confused about the recent reports regarding leafy greens such as romaine lettuce. How is it that leafy greens can cause a foodborne illness?Well,...

January 15th, 2018 |  


What’s happening at Carnegie Library?

Coming up: Carnegie Public Library and Jeffersonville Library will be closed Monday, Jan. 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Both locati...

January 12th, 2018 |  


OSU cancer hospital tries less invasive robotic surgery

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Daniel Brown just wanted to get off the phone and back to fishing.Months earlier, doctors had found cancerous polyps durin...

January 12th, 2018 |  


2 boys die from flu as hospitals report increased cases

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Health officials now say two boys from Ohio have died from the flu in what is shaping up to be one of the most severe flu se...

January 12th, 2018 |  


IV bag shortage has hospitals scrambling to treat flu

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An ongoing shortage of fluids used to deliver medicine and treat dehydrated patients has hospital workers scrambling in the...

January 12th, 2018 |