Avita buys buidings in Crestline to prepare for Ontario Hospital opening

Avita buys buidings in Crestline to prepare for Ontario Hospital opening

CRESTLINE — To prepare for the official grand opening of Avita Ontario Hospital in February 2017, Avita Health System finalized the purchase of two ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Immunization clinics offered for Galion seventh and 12th graders

Beginning with the 2016-17 school year, immunization requirements for students in seventh and 12th grade are changing. There will now be an additional...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Ohio research: SPF 30 shows promise in Melanoma prevention

Ohio research: SPF 30 shows promise in Melanoma prevention

COLUMBUS - Warmer weather means more time in the sun for Ohioans, and new research underscores the importance of using sunscreen when outside.A study ...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Benefit to be held for Kevin Stowers

Benefit to be held for Kevin Stowers

When Kendra Kocher found out that her friend’s husband had cancer, she wanted to do something to help so she set about organizing a benefit with...

April 14th, 2016 |  


Allergy woes: Downside of good hygiene?

Allergy woes: Downside of good hygiene?

COLUMBUS - All the runny noses and itchy eyes tell us it’s allergy season in Ohio. From April to June, grass pollen creates problems for many. I...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Galion man awaiting heart transplant

Galion man awaiting heart transplant

Larry Smith has always been an active person. He is a hard worker, a husband, an actor, and is in desperate need of a heart transplant.The 63-year-old...

April 1st, 2016 |  


Laser hair removal new option at Avita

Dr. Walter Bodjanac, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, is now offering laser hair removal at his medical office at Avita Ontario, next to Richland M...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Report examines health impacts of no paid sick time

Report examines health impacts of no paid sick time

COLUMBUS - Almost 2 million Ohio workers do not have access to paid sick leave, which a new report finds could be affecting the health of their famili...

March 25th, 2016 |  


Product recalls – March 21

* Tri-Union Seafoods LLC is voluntarily recalling a 2,745 cases (equal to 107,280 cans) of Chicken of the Sea brand 5 oz. canned chunk light tuna in o...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Prescription drug overdose a common call in Ohio

Prescription drug overdose a common call in Ohio

COLUMBUS - Medications are intended to keep Ohioans healthy, but when used improperly they can lead to life threatening situations.It is National Pois...

March 21st, 2016 |