Coping with grief

Grief can come into our lives anytime during a year. At this time of the year, when winter is slowly creeping out and spring is tentatively tip-toeing...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Keeping children away from items with lead content

Keeping children away from items with lead content

The news that some communities have lead in their drinking water has led to confusion and fear that there may be other sources of potential lead expos...

February 15th, 2016 |  


February is American Heart Month

President Lyndon Johnson declared the first American Heart Month in 1964. Ever since, February has been dedicated to cardiovascular health.Heart disea...

February 12th, 2016 |  



FCMH Auxiliary holds reorganization meeting

Pat Gall, president, welcomed 29 members and three guests to the February 2016 meeting of the Fayette County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary where the com...

February 10th, 2016 |  


How good nutrition can combat effects of lead in water

How good nutrition can combat effects of lead in water

Children are especially susceptible to the dangers of ingesting lead from drinking water or any other source, says a registered dietitian nutritionist...

February 5th, 2016 |  


New dietary guidelines target added sugars

New dietary guidelines target added sugars

When the new Dietary Guidelines were announced a few weeks ago, I heard a lot about the recommendation to limit added sugars. But I’m sure that ...

January 25th, 2016 |  


Try some cruciferous vegetables

Try some cruciferous vegetables

What are cruciferous vegetables, and what kind of health benefits do they provide?More than two dozen types of vegetables are cruciferous, so named be...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


Hospice kicks off membership drive

Hospice kicks off membership drive

Hospice of Fayette County has officially kicked off its 2016 membership drive. Cost for membership is $15 for an individual or $25 for a couple.Member...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Hospice hosting Valentine’s Day Cookiegram sale

Hospice of Fayette County is once again selling Valentine’s Day Cookiegrams. The cookie-grams include one large heart Mylar balloon, four homema...

January 19th, 2016 |  


FCMH Foundation receives check from Tanger Outlets

FCMH Foundation receives check from Tanger Outlets

The Fayette County Memorial Hospital Foundation was the recipient of a check from Tanger Outlets in Jeffersonville from the sales of the Powerful Pink...

January 15th, 2016 |