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July
26,
2021
| 15:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
OhioHealth Marion General Hospital is proud to announce it will be investing nearly $20 million to open a new comprehensive cancer center in fall of 2022. The OhioHealth Marion Cancer Center will be located on the main floor of the new East Building
July
16,
2021
| 17:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam

OhioHealth Proud to Welcome Families to Alex’s Sunnyside Playroom on the Riverside Methodist Hospital Campus

Family-focused area made possible thanks to gift from late doctor’s family

OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital has opened the doors to a new playroom that will give patients and their families a safe space to play, create memories and spend vital time together while
July
16,
2021
| 17:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
According to the CDC, deaths from overdoses increased in 2020 by 29 percent from the previous year.  About 93,000 Americans died from an overdose last year.  What's behind the increase?  10TV asked that question to Krisanna Deppen, MD, who
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July
15,
2021
| 16:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
OhioHealth announced today that LeeAnn Helber has been selected as the new president of OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital.Though a national search was conducted, Helber was an internal candidate for the role. She has served since 2013 as OhioHealth’s
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

May
10,
2021
| 18:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Each year the best and brightest from around the world gather for the American Heart Association International Stroke Conference. This year the event was held with a virtual element, but the information coming from the conference was truly life
April
27,
2021
| 22:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
This spring, the trauma team at OhioHealth Grant Medical Center became the first in the world to use Prytime Medical Devices' new pREBOA-PRO™, a partial catheter that is used to stop blood loss in the most severe trauma cases.  OhioHealth has
March
24,
2021
| 20:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
More than six and a half million Americans suffer from Peripheral arterial disease or PAD, a condition caused by plaque buildup in the legs that can make simple activities like walking a painful experience.But OhioHealth has launched a new PAD
March
16,
2021
| 13:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
One side effect that some people are noticing from the COVID-19 vaccine is swelling under their armpit.  It's caused concern among some, as that can mirror a symptom of breast cancer.  "Patients can get enlarged or swollen lymph nodes in