Marketplace open enrollment: Time to take stock of medical coverage

Marketplace open enrollment: Time to take stock of medical coverage

COLUMBUS - The third open-enrollment period for the federal insurance marketplace is in full swing, and new options could impact health-care choices f...

November 16th, 2015 |  


Report: Adolescent bariatric surgery reverses Type 2 diabetes in 95 percent of teens

The results of a new study which was published last week in The New England Journal of Medicine to coincide with presentation at The Obesity Society A...

November 8th, 2015 |  


Report: 11 percent increase in fire deaths in Ohio this year

Five people were killed in fires in October, bringing the yearly total to 102.This represents an 11% increase in fire fatalities from this time last y...

November 2nd, 2015 |  



Health centers offer care tailored to the community

Health centers offer care tailored to the community

ELYRIA - New data released this week by the National Association of Community Health Centers indicates that centers are serving more people than ever,...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Medicaid at 50: The value of covering Ohio kids

Medicaid at 50: The value of covering Ohio kids

COLUMBUS - Over one million Ohio children - about 46 percent - receive visits to the doctor, prescriptions and other medical care through Medicaid, an...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Brown unveils Medicare proposal

Brown unveils Medicare proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In advance of tomorrow’s 50th Anniversary of Medicare, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) outlined new legislation designed...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Stuck in the middle? Ohio 23rd nationally in child well-being

Stuck in the middle? Ohio 23rd nationally in child well-being

COLUMBUS - The Buckeye State is stuck in the middle in terms of the well-being of its children, ranking 23rd nationally in the annual KIDS COUNT Data ...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Dentist shortage: A toothy problem in Ohio?

Dentist shortage: A toothy problem in Ohio?

COLUMBUS - Finding a dentist to ease dental woes is a toothy problem for many Ohioans.A new report finds 84 areas in the state where there are not eno...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Report: Ohio kids enticed by e-cigarettes

Report: Ohio kids enticed by e-cigarettes

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July 1st, 2015 updated: July 6th, 2015. |  


Access denied? Abortion clinics could close in Ohio

Access denied? Abortion clinics could close in Ohio

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June 25th, 2015 |