Annual flu shots may protect individuals from more than the flu

COLUMBUS, OH—As fall begins and the annual flu season emerges, many thoughts turn to flu vaccinations, which prevent more than 100,000 U.S. flu-...

September 30th, 2022 |  


FCPH: Septic inspection Q&A

FCPH: Septic inspection Q&A

Many of you in Fayette County have septic systems on your property. Most of you are probably subject to an inspection of that septic system and I am s...

September 28th, 2022 |  


Adena Regional Medical Center named 5-star hospital for 2nd year

CHILLICOTHE, OH – For a second consecutive year, Adena Regional Medical Center (ARMC) has received the highest overall hospital rating, five-sta...

September 28th, 2022 |  



FCPH: COVID community level is now ‘medium’

FCPH: COVID community level is now ‘medium’

The COVID community level is now medium, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday. In the last seven days, Faye...

September 23rd, 2022 |  


AFMC to host Medicare education session

Are you or a loved one enrolling in Medicare this year? Are you thinking about retiring? Are you just confused about your options?Adena Fayette Medica...

September 22nd, 2022 |  


Alcohol use during pregnancy may cause lifelong disability for the child

Alcohol use during pregnancy may cause lifelong disability for the child

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) is a condition that occurs when an unborn infant is exposed to alcohol use by mother. The alcohol passes from the mother&...

September 22nd, 2022 |  


Panel: US adults should get routine anxiety screening

U.S. doctors should regularly screen all adults under 65 for anxiety, an influential health guidelines group proposed Tuesday.It’s the first tim...

September 20th, 2022 |  


Adena adds four new providers

CHILLICOTHE, OH – Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of four health care providers, across multiple servic...

September 19th, 2022 |  


COVID community level drops from ‘high’ to ‘low’

COVID community level drops from ‘high’ to ‘low’

The COVID community level for Fayette County has dropped from high to low, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday.I...

September 16th, 2022 |  


Restaurant Inspections

Fayette County Public Health released the following restaurant inspections:July 21 GL Pettit’s LLC, 1101 Clinton Ave., Standard inspection. Viol...

September 15th, 2022 |