Canned pumpkin offers nutrition, convenience

Canned pumpkin offers nutrition, convenience

We attended a chili cook-off recently, and one of the entrants said she used canned pumpkin in her recipe. She said pumpkin helps thicken the chili an...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Donatos joins the FCMH Foundation for ‘Pink Campaign’

Donatos joins the FCMH Foundation for ‘Pink Campaign’

Donatos Pizza will partner with The Fayette County Memorial Hospital Foundation to raise funds to support their efforts to assist those with breast ca...

October 28th, 2015 |  


BCMH program available at Health Department

The BCMH Program is an acronym for the Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps. This is a program within the Ohio Department of Health whose goal i...

October 26th, 2015 |  



American Red Cross blood drive successful

The American Red Cross blood drive held on Oct. 13 at the Grace United Methodist Church was a success.The donors came through and the goal was exceede...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


Treats for Trick or Treaters

Treats for Trick or Treaters

Do you have your treats ready for Trick or Treat night? Have you thought of giving other items besides candy? Everyone says children get too much cand...

October 23rd, 2015 |  


The difference between flu, food-borne illness

The difference between flu, food-borne illness

I didn’t think I had ever had food poisoning until I read recently that many people mistake it for the flu. How can you tell the difference?This...

October 16th, 2015 |  


October is ‘Sudden Infant Death’ Awareness Month

In October 1988, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed October as National Infant Loss Awareness Month. The Fayette County Health Department wants to inf...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Pink partnership brings awareness

Pink partnership brings awareness

In recognizing October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Fayette County Memorial Hospital (FCMH) and the local McDonald’s locations are once aga...

October 12th, 2015 |  


Life is about choices

Life is about choices

Life is all about choices. We all have the right to choose what is best for us, from the very beginning right up until the very end. It’s import...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Protecting older adults from scams

Protecting older adults from scams

As my parents get older, I’m beginning to worry that they may be taken advantage of financially. What can we do to help protect them?It’s ...

September 30th, 2015 |