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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,
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November
23,
2021
| 15:49 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The holiday season is officially here, which means gatherings, travel, shopping and spending time outside of the house.  It's a busy time of year, but one thing to remember to add to the top of your to-do list is a flu shot.  We've all heard
November
18,
2021
| 16:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine was given emergency use authorization for children ages five to 11 in the fall of 2021.  Now questions turn to the next age group, those under five.  Joseph Gastaldo, MD, OhioHealth system medical director of infectious
November
15,
2021
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After over a month of weekly case numbers decreasing in Ohio, weekly cases have started to go up over the last two weeks according to the Ohio Department of Health.  In an interview with NBC4 reporter Eric Halperin on Sunday, Nov. 14, Joe Gastaldo,
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

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
September
15,
2021
| 17:51 PM Europe/Amsterdam
How are you doing? That might be a question that you've been asked a hundred times.  But right now, it is more important than ever to think about it and be honest.  Suicidal thoughts, much like mental health conditions, can affect anyone
September
13,
2021
| 15:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
There is so much happening at a hospital. What you see and what you are familiar with is the emergency department, surgery, doctors and nurses taking care of sick people. But there is so much more that you might never see that helps improve outcomes