Prevent heart disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. To prevent heart disease and increase awareness of its effects, the Fayette County...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Fayette County cooking classes begin March 5

The Ohio State University Extension of Fayette County will host cooking classes as a part of a “Reducing Your Risk of Cardiovascular DiseaseR...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Are you eating out for Valentine’s Day?

Are you eating out for Valentine’s Day?

With all the recent media reports of foodborne illness caused by eating at some restaurants, how can I know if the place I take my sweetie this year f...

February 9th, 2018 |  



US flu season still worsening; now as bad as 2009 swine flu

NEW YORK (AP) — The flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago.A governme...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Florida ER nurse in viral video: ‘Wash your stinking hands’

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A nurse’s Facebook rant about the “cesspool of funky flu” in emergency room waiting areas is getting a ...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Do you know about sepsis?

Do you know about sepsis?

Most of us have heard about heart attacks and strokes being frequent causes for hospitalizations and deaths, but there is another condition that we sh...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Groundhog Day report: Flu’s worsening shadow blanketing US

NEW YORK (AP) — It looks like Groundhog Day for the nation’s flu report, too: It’s gotten worse, and there are weeks of suffering ah...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Ohio tightens rules to limit suspicious drug distribution

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Wholesalers that distribute prescription drugs to pharmacies, doctors and hospitals would have to report more information ...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


ODH: Eight people from Fayette County hospitalized for flu

ODH: Eight people from Fayette County hospitalized for flu

Eight people in Fayette County have been hospitalized for the flu so far this 2017-18 season, according to the Ohio Department of Health.The Ohio Depa...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Study: Farmers don’t have enough access to mental health

LAKE BETON, Minn. (AP) — A University of Minnesota study says farmers in the state may not be getting all the help they need to deal with the st...

January 26th, 2018 |