Local OSU Alumni Club to hold Wellness Challenge in February

The OSU Alumni Club of Fayette County is encouraging club members, fellow Buckeye fans and all Fayette County residents to join in a month-long progra...

January 28th, 2020 |  


Adena adds five urgent care, walk-in clinic providers

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System is proud to be expanding its urgent care and walk-in clinic services to patients with the addition of five new...

January 28th, 2020 |  


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 24th, 2020 |  



ODH: Coronavirus immediately reportable disease

COLUMBUS — Dr. Amy Acton, Director of the Ohio Department of Health (ODH), declared novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), an immediately reportable dis...

January 24th, 2020 |  


Chicago woman is 2nd US patient with new virus from China

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Chicago woman has become the second U.S. patient diagnosed with the dangerous new virus from China, health officials announc...

January 24th, 2020 |  


FCMH to explore joining Adena Health

FCMH to explore joining Adena Health

Fayette County Memorial Hospital’s (FCMH) Board of Trustees has voted unanimously to explore becoming part of Adena Health System.In its first m...

January 23rd, 2020 |  


Adena Cancer Center 1 of 10 US programs awarded grant funds to improve delivery of cancer care

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Cancer Center is one of 10 oncology practices in the nation to receive Improving the Delivery of Cancer Care in Medically Un...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Could mammograms screen for heart disease?

By screening for breast cancer, mammography has helped save hundreds of thousands of lives. Using the test to also screen for heart disease might some...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Board reviews whether others failed to report accused doctor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Medical Board of Ohio fast-tracked investigations related to whether current licensees failed to report concerns...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Court to look anew at health care law birth control rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider allowing the Trump administration to enforce rules that allow more employers to deny insurance...

January 17th, 2020 |