Health

Managing pain without pain pills

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Millions of Americans live each day with debilitating pain. Experts at Adena Health System in Chillicothe are promoting alternatives to pain medication.Read more

Survey finds 2 million US teens are vaping marijuana

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A school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes.Read more

Brotherly bond fuels first-ever living organ donation at Wexner Medical Center

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Tynan Krakoff was diagnosed with liver disease in January of 2018.Read more

FDA plans meeting to discuss safety data on breast implants

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The Food and Drug Administration said it would hold the meeting even as its officials and several independent experts disputed the new work.Read more

FDA calls teen vaping an 'epidemic,' weighs flavor ban

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The warning from the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday cited recent data that points to a sharp increase in underage use of the handheld nicotine products,...Read more

Preventing suicide: OhioHealth launches program aimed at saving lives

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Suicide is the leading cause of death in the U.S. Experts say it is preventable if signs of depression are caught early. Read more

Woman determined to participate in New Albany Walking Classic after accident

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This Sunday, thousands of walkers at all levels will hit the streets for the New Albany Walking Classic.Read more

Community connection: Meeting the needs of families in crisis

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Hunger and food insecurity can have a negative effect on the health of any community. Healthy New Albany is working to engage the community, volunteers, and others in...Read more

Integrative wellness key to total body health

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New Albany's Heit Center offers families options in medical fitness including diet and exercise plans that are personalized. Read more

Replacing medication with a prescription to exercise

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At New Albany's Heit Center, there is an opportunity for patients to take part in the "Exercise is Medicine" initiative which makes physical activity and exercise a...Read more

'Healthy New Albany' focuses on population health

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Central Ohio's premier walking event marks its 14th year in 2018.Read more

Fans pack MAPFRE Stadium for Yoga with the Crew night

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The soccer field at Mapfre Stadium doubled as one huge yoga mat when OhioHealth hosted “Yoga night with the Crew.”Read more

Blood pressure drug recalled over potentially life-threatening label mix-up

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A potentially life-threatening label mix-up has led to a nationwide recall of a high blood pressure medication, according to the...Read more

STDs rise to record levels in U.S., CDC reports

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The findings were reported at the national STD prevention conference underway in Washington.Read more

Juul, e-cigarette popular among teens, being investigated by FDA

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The agency says its new campaign is just part of its effort to find out why e-cigarette use is rampant among teenagers, and how to stop it.Read more