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June
22,
2022
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Justin Bieber is used to making headlines. Over the past few weeks, the talk hasn't been about his music or live tours, it's been about a neurological condition.  Ramsay Hunt Syndrome is a neurological disorder that occurs when the varicella-zoster
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June
17,
2022
| 16:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When a patient is diagnosed with cancer there are many questions.  What will my course of treatment be like?  Am I going to be ok?  Will I lose my hair?If chemotherapy is a course of treatment, many types can cause hair loss as a side effect.  But
June
16,
2022
| 22:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
It has been more than two years since COVID-19 first hit health systems and communities. Over the course of the pandemic, OhioHealth Berger Hospital, along with the rest of the medical community, had to adjust and adapt the way we provide care. Yet
June
09,
2022
| 17:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
OhioHealth, a not-for-profit health system based in Columbus, Ohio, will offer upfront, low to no-cost degree programs for all full and some part-time associates, in critical need clinical programs, starting day one of their hire date. This program

Medical Minutes

May
26,
2022
| 20:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
These are stressful times.  Recent shootings, a global pandemic and a whole host of other things that can provide extreme stress and anxiety.  Each person is different, and handles these types of events in very different ways.  Experts say now is a
May
24,
2022
| 16:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
May is National Stroke Awareness Month, 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 3.5 minutes, someone dies of stroke, and more than
May
23,
2022
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Colorectal cancer is one of the most common types of cancer diagnosed and treated at OhioHealth. Due to the rising of cases of younger colon cancer patients, the American Cancer Society changed its screening recommendations from the age of 50 to the
May
17,
2022
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Smoking is responsible for about 80% of lung cancer cases. In order to catch lung cancer early, OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital offers a lung cancer screening for those most at risk.  A 2011 screening trial by the National Cancer Institute found a