Help your heart this February with these tips from Dr. Cynthia Morris

February is the month for hearts….not just the hearts we send for Valentine’s Day, but for human hearts, and especially for the hearts of ...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Flu shot only 36 percent effective, making bad year worse

NEW YORK (AP) — The flu vaccine is doing a poor job protecting older Americans and others against the bug that’s causing most illnesses.Pr...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Here’s how witnessing violence harms children’s mental health

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.)(THE CONVERSATION) When children lear...

February 16th, 2018 |  



FCMH Auxiliary holds informative meeting

President Carolyn Reinwald opened the Fayette County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary meeting recently by introducing Mike Diener, CEO of FCMH; Trent Lemle...

February 14th, 2018 |  


Prevent heart disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. To prevent heart disease and increase awareness of its effects, the Fayette County...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Fayette County cooking classes begin March 5

The Ohio State University Extension of Fayette County will host cooking classes as a part of a “Reducing Your Risk of Cardiovascular DiseaseR...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Are you eating out for Valentine’s Day?

Are you eating out for Valentine’s Day?

With all the recent media reports of foodborne illness caused by eating at some restaurants, how can I know if the place I take my sweetie this year f...

February 9th, 2018 |  


US flu season still worsening; now as bad as 2009 swine flu

NEW YORK (AP) — The flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.A governme...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Florida ER nurse in viral video: ‘Wash your stinking hands’

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A nurse’s Facebook rant about the “cesspool of funky flu” in emergency room waiting areas is getting a ...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Do you know about sepsis?

Do you know about sepsis?

Most of us have heard about heart attacks and strokes being frequent causes for hospitalizations and deaths, but there is another condition that we sh...

February 2nd, 2018 |