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May
22,
2019
Becoming a new mom already comes with its own set of challenges. But for one woman, becoming a new mom came with a lot more than just your usual new mom struggles. Adriana Lashley, who works on OhioHealth’s CareConnect team was diagnosed with
May
21,
2019
Mammograms can be one of the most dreaded appointments in a women’s year. Taking time out of their day to be “squeezed” can bring a sense of dread. But, mammograms are not as bad as people make them out to be. This short, non-painful,
May
06,
2019
​On Sunday, April 14, at around 5 p.m., a powerful tornado touched down in Richland County, sweeping for 17 miles through the southern section of Shelby and several neighboring townships. The half-mile-wide tornado with winds up to 125 miles per
May
03,
2019
If you’ve turned on the news or signed onto social media lately, no doubt you’ve heard about the measles outbreak. Measles was ruled eradicated in the United States back in the year 2000, but has been making a comeback following recent outbreaks in

Medical Minutes

April
02,
2019
Preventing falls is one way to help seniors maintain their independence and help them live a long, active life. Falls are the leading cause of death among people over the age of 65 – a quarter of seniors who break a hip in a fall die within six
March
28,
2019
March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month.  According to National MS Society, Multiple Sclerosis is an unpredictable and potentially disabling disease of the central nervous system, which interrupts the flow of information within the brain, and
March
22,
2019
March Madness is here and we often hear about the flocks of men who schedule vasectomies in March so they can recover at home in front of a stream of basketball games. But does this really happen? OhioHealth Urologist Dr. Greg Lowe says yes!
March
21,
2019
The death of actor Luke Perry earlier this month was a huge shock for so many fans. Perry was just 52 years old and suffered a massive stroke.  For many, this served as a reminder that stroke can hit at any time, and get impact people of all ages.