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January
10,
2022
| 16:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As flu season reaches its peak, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to surge.  And this year, it's leading to a new term floating around: flurona.  It's when you contract both the flu and COVID at the same time.  The first case was found in Israel in a
January
04,
2022
| 19:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
We are appreciative of Gov. DeWine’s efforts to deploy the Ohio National Guard across Ohio to assist hospitals in a variety of ways as we manage this current COVID-19 surge.As of Jan. 11, OhioHealth is receiving assistance from nearly 200 National
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January
04,
2022
| 16:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam

Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital Partners With Two Health Systems

Pact with Premier Health, OhioHealth Supports Commitment to Keep Care Local

Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital announced today that it is partnering with Dayton-based Premier Health and Columbus-based OhioHealth as part of an ongoing commitment to expand access to care and keep
December
20,
2021
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Do you know the difference between sexual harassment and sexual assault?  Jeff Puster, campus prevention coordinator for OhioHealth Sexual Assault Response Network of Central Ohio (SARNCO) explains in this OhioHealth Medical Minute.  It's
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Columbus, OH,
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May
2021
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 who

Medical Minutes

December
13,
2021
| 19:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When many of us hear the word "consent" we think about sexual contact or legal definitions.  But consent, which is a voluntary, informed "yes" can be applied to everyday experiences and make them better.One example from Eliza
November
29,
2021
| 17:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
November is Home Care Month, a time to learn about options for care and how this specific care model can work best for you. The OhioHealth at Home team consists of many different groups all working together for the same goal: to provide great care,
November
05,
2021
| 21:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The numbers might surprise you: one in 26. That's how many people will develop epilepsy during their lifetime.  The Center for Disease Control (CDC) describes epilepsy as the following:Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain that causes
October
27,
2021
| 16:19 PM Europe/Amsterdam
It's Halloween week! Time for all the ghosts and goblins to head out and load up on candy.  But safety is important and there are ways families can keep everyone safe before, during and after.Ben Bring, DO, family medicine and sports medicine