Fayette Co. 6th in state in COVID positivity rate

Fayette Co. 6th in state in COVID positivity rate

Less than three full weeks into January, the total number of COVID cases in Fayette County has increased 20% over the total of cases in the entire fir...

January 21st, 2022 updated: January 21st, 2022. |  


FCPH provides weekly vaccination clinic update

FCPH provides weekly vaccination clinic update

The emergence of the Omicron variant underscores the importance of vaccination, boosters, and preventive efforts to protect against COVID-19.COVID-19 ...

January 20th, 2022 |  


Adena launches new option for emphysema/COPD patients

CHILLICOTHE – A new, minimally invasive procedure now being offered by Adena Health System is providing a breath of fresh air in the treatment o...

January 19th, 2022 |  



Have you tested your home for radon?

Have you tested your home for radon?

You may already know that smoking is the n­­umber one cause of lung cancer in the United States. But do you know what’s number two?The...

January 18th, 2022 |  


FCPH: County experiencing significant COVID surge

FCPH: County experiencing significant COVID surge

As of Thursday, Fayette County’s two-week average for COVID cases is 21 times higher than the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

January 14th, 2022 |  


Commission on Aging lunch & activities

The Fayette County Commission on Aging lunch menu for the week of Jan. 17-21 is as follows:MONDAYCLOSED FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING DAYTUESDAYHam & sou...

January 14th, 2022 |  


FCPH vaccination clinic schedule for next week

FCPH vaccination clinic schedule for next week

Appointments and masks are required for all Fayette County Public Health (FCPH) vaccination clinics. Please bring your COVID Vaccination Record if you...

January 13th, 2022 |  


Prioritizing COVID testing for schools

COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is announcing plans to prioritize the state’s supply of COVID-19 tests to first support tes...

January 12th, 2022 |  


When was your thyroid last checked?

When was your thyroid last checked?

January is National Thyroid Awareness Month. According to the American Thyroid Association, one in 10 people suffer from a thyroid disorder and at lea...

January 11th, 2022 |  


Adena adds seven new providers

CHILLICOTHE – Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of seven healthcare providers, across multiple service li...

January 11th, 2022 |