Can green places make a difference in our health?

Can green places make a difference in our health?

Is it possible that living around more green spaces can improve or help your health?It can help you live longer according to a 2016 analysis by Harvar...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Pay people to stop smoking? It works, especially in vulnerable groups

Cigarette smoking in the U.S. has dropped dramatically since the landmark publication of the 1964 U.S. Surgeon General’s report on smoking and h...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Nevada coalition wants drugmakers to reimburse diabetics

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevadans dismayed by soaring drug prices told lawmakers Wednesday the state should take unprecedented action to curb costs.A...

March 31st, 2017 |  



Denim & Diamonds event April 8 will offset costs for cancer patients in Fayette County

Denim & Diamonds event April 8 will offset costs for cancer patients in Fayette County

The 12th-annual Denim & Diamonds fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 8 to help offset the costs of medical care for cancer patients in Fayette...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 30th, 2017. |  


Portman discusses health care coverage for opioid addicts during state tele-conference

Portman discusses health care coverage for opioid addicts during state tele-conference

“Our state is pretty split right now.”U.S. Senator Rob Portman used that statement to describe Ohio during a town hall tele-conference Wed...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Hike for Hospice set for April 30

Hike for Hospice set for April 30

The Hike for Hospice is a long-standing annual event in Fayette County that brings together over 500 community members.The annual Hike will be held Su...

March 24th, 2017 |  


2017 Spring Wellness Challenge: ‘Spring Forward 4 Health’

2017 Spring Wellness Challenge: ‘Spring Forward 4 Health’

The 2017 Spring Wellness Challenge by Ohio State University Extension’s Live Healthy Live Well Program is a FREE six-week online email experienc...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Family of Doc Payton expresses thanks

Family of Doc Payton expresses thanks

The family of longtime local physician Dr. Hugh W. Payton expressed a “thank you” to the community for the years of support before his pas...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Catholic Foundation grant awarded to LIFE Pregnancy

Catholic Foundation grant awarded to LIFE Pregnancy

The LIFE Pregnancy Center was recently awarded $40,500 from The Catholic Foundation, through a Vision grant, to fund a framing project for their new f...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Incorporate beans into your meal plans

Incorporate beans into your meal plans

Are beans magical?You may think I mean musical, not magic. And yes, some people have “musical” issues with beans, but if you think of all ...

March 20th, 2017 |