US health officials report 3rd vaping death, repeat warning

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are again urging people to stop vaping until they figure out why some are coming down with serious breathi...

September 6th, 2019 |  


September is National Childhood Obesity Month

Obesity is a medical condition that occurs when a person carries excess weight or body fat that might affect their health. About 1 in 5 (19%) children...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Ohio investigates new reports of possible vaping illness

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say they’re investigating 11 additional reports of Ohioans who vape who experienced severe breathin...

September 5th, 2019 |  



FCMH program raises suicide awareness

FCMH program raises suicide awareness

September is National Suicide Prevention and Awareness month and Fayette County Memorial Hospital’s Senior Life Solutions program is working to ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Anti-smoking advocates bemoan ‘faltering’ pace of FDA action

WASHINGTON (AP) — It seemed like a new era in the half-century battle against the deadly toll of tobacco: U.S. health officials for the first ti...

August 30th, 2019 |  


E-cigarette maker Juul facing mounting scrutiny by state AGs

WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarette giant Juul Labs is facing mounting scrutiny from state law enforcement officials, with the attorneys general in Il...

August 30th, 2019 |  


ARMC west entrance to reopen Monday

ARMC west entrance to reopen Monday

CHILLICOTHE – After being closed for more than one year, patients and visitors to Adena Regional Medical Center (ARMC) will soon be able to util...

August 30th, 2019 |  


New research shows washing raw poultry dangers

New research shows washing raw poultry dangers

I just can’t stomach the idea of not washing raw chicken before cooking it. The slime on it is really off-putting. Isn’t rinsing out my si...

August 30th, 2019 |  


Ohio officials investigate 6 reports of vaping illness

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say they’re investigating reports of six Ohioans who vape who experienced breathing illnesses.The O...

August 23rd, 2019 |  


No such thing as male and female bell peppers

No such thing as male and female bell peppers

I saw a link on Facebook saying that male bell peppers have three bumps on the bottom and are better for cooking, while female bell peppers have four ...

August 23rd, 2019 |