Higher prices, fewer options lurk after health care bill collapse

The health care law of the land has survived for now, but it needs help — and it needs it soon.Soaring prices and fewer choices may greet custom...

July 28th, 2017 |  


FCMH and Adena Bone and Joint Center partner to expand orthopedics

FCMH and Adena Bone and Joint Center partner to expand orthopedics

Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) and Adena Bone & Joint Center (ABJC) have announced a partnership, expanding current orthopedic offerings ...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Wash your refillable water bottles

Wash your refillable water bottles

I heard recently that reusable water bottles can sometimes be a hotbed of germs. Is that true?Yes, at least according to a recent analysis from Treadm...

July 21st, 2017 |  



Fair Flu: It’s nothing to sneeze at

COLUMBUS – If pigs could say gesundheit, you could be hearing the German blessing as you visit fairs this summer.Andrew Bowman, veterinarian wit...

July 17th, 2017 |  


There was a swine flu outbreak — here’s what you should know

There was a swine flu outbreak — here’s what you should know

State officials have ordered the slaughter of nearly 300 hogs at a county fair in Ohio after tests were positive for swine flu.The Wilmington News Jou...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Fayette County Memorial Hospital to expand orthopedic services

Fayette County Memorial Hospital to expand orthopedic services

Fayette County Memorial Hospital CEO Mike Diener said during a recent interview the hospital is making a change to their orthopedic service line.With ...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Ohio city’s school officers will carry overdose antidote

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Officers patrolling public middle and high schools in one of northeast Ohio’s largest cities will start carrying the ov...

July 14th, 2017 |  


FCMH Foundation donates $35K for renovations

The Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) Emergency Room (ER) waiting room and registration area are scheduled to be renovated thanks to fundraising...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Marting awarded FCMH Auxiliary scholarship

Marting awarded FCMH Auxiliary scholarship

Each year the Fayette County Hospital Auxiliary presents a scholarship to two students from Fayette County, donated by the hospital.This year’s ...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Hospice of Fayette County holds golf outing

Hospice of Fayette County holds golf outing

The Annual Hospice of Fayette County Golf Outing was held Saturday, July 8 at Buckeye Hills Golf Club.Dixon Golf sponsored a hole-in-one contest that ...

July 11th, 2017 |