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Welcome to our continuing media team coverage of COVID-19In this series, you will find news stories and informational resources featuring OhioHealth physicians, nurses and other clinical experts wh...

Top OhioHealth Stories

November
24,
2020
| 19:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the state, the number of hospitalized patients continues rise as well.  And sick patients include caregivers, who are contracting it not at work, but out in the community.ABC6 reporter Kalea Gunderson
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November
23,
2020
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Typically for Thanksgiving, Roberta and Gus Gastaldo would spend the holiday as part of a gathering of 37 family members.  This year, it will just be the two of them in their home. "I don't want to start crying, but it is very sad that we
November
23,
2020
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
This year, Americans are being urged to skip holiday travel and only celebrate in person with the people who live in their homes to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19.“Nationally and as a state and in Columbus, if our rates go up after
November
19,
2020
| 16:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
 COVID-19 will make the 2020 holiday season feel different from any other.  And as Ohio weathers this current surge, one thing we all need to recognize is that COVID fatigue is real.  Many people are simply tired of talking about it.  Tired of

Medical Minutes

November
04,
2020
| 17:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Flu season is here, which means it's officially overlapping with the COVID-19 pandemic.   In this OhioHealth Medical Minute, Thomas Freundlich, MD, family medicine physician with OhioHealth Physician Group Primary Care – Northfield, talks in
October
22,
2020
| 15:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
October 29 is World Stroke Day. It is a time to bring awareness to a major medical issue that impacts families around the globe. Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. Every 4 minutes, someone dies of stroke, and more than
September
17,
2020
| 23:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
COVID-19 remains prevalent both locally and nationally and one of the unanticipated impacts of the virus has been that people with heart attack symptoms are delaying necessary and sometimes life-saving care. Since COVID-19 took off nationally
September
11,
2020
| 15:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Columbus streets play a critical role in our lives. They take us to work, to school and to services. Whether we are biking, walking or driving, we all have a right to get to our destination — and to get home — safely. The rise in serious injuries