Poll: Most say time to stop trying to repeal ‘Obamacare’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Message to President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans: Stop trying to scuttle the Obama health care law, and start t...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Blowing out candles on birthday cake is gross to some, but not dangerous

Blowing out candles on birthday cake is gross to some, but not dangerous

I’ve always felt grossed out when people blow out the candles on birthday cake and then everyone else eats the cake. Am I wrong to feel that way...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Trump promotes technology to improve veterans’ health care

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced new efforts Thursday to use technology to improve veterans’ health care, saying the programs...

August 4th, 2017 |  


First embryo gene-repair holds promise for inherited disease

WASHINGTON — Altering human heredity? In a first, researchers safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos, targeting a heart defect ...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Higher prices, fewer options lurk after health care bill collapse

The health care law of the land has survived for now, but it needs help — and it needs it soon.Soaring prices and fewer choices may greet custom...

July 28th, 2017 |  


FCMH and Adena Bone and Joint Center partner to expand orthopedics

FCMH and Adena Bone and Joint Center partner to expand orthopedics

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) and Adena Bone & Joint Center (ABJC) have announced a partnership, expanding current orthopedic offerings ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Wash your refillable water bottles

Wash your refillable water bottles

I heard recently that reusable water bottles can sometimes be a hotbed of germs. Is that true?Yes, at least according to a recent analysis from Treadm...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Fair Flu: It’s nothing to sneeze at

COLUMBUS – If pigs could say gesundheit, you could be hearing the German blessing as you visit fairs this summer.Andrew Bowman, veterinarian wit...

July 17th, 2017 |  


There was a swine flu outbreak — here’s what you should know

There was a swine flu outbreak — here’s what you should know

State officials have ordered the slaughter of nearly 300 hogs at a county fair in Ohio after tests were positive for swine flu.The Wilmington News Jou...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Fayette County Memorial Hospital to expand orthopedic services

Fayette County Memorial Hospital to expand orthopedic services

Fayette County Memorial Hospital CEO Mike Diener said during a recent interview the hospital is making a change to their orthopedic service line.With ...

July 14th, 2017 |