Alzheimer’s campaign gives tip for early diagnosis

DAYTON — It’s a conversation no family wants to have – talking to a loved one about memory loss or cognitive decline.The signs are t...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Deaths from falls among elderly on the rise

CHICAGO (AP) — New research shows fatal falls have nearly tripled in older Americans in recent years, rising to more than 25,000 deaths yearly.T...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Mercer Health Care Fund supports mammography project

Mercer Health Care Fund supports mammography project

ST. MARYS — The JTD Hospital Foundation has announced that the Mercer Civic Foundation and the Mercer Health Care Fund has provided support to g...

May 29th, 2019 |  



‘Zombie cells’ may play role in aging

NEW YORK (AP) — Call them zombie cells — they refuse to die.As they build up in your body, studies suggest, they promote aging and the con...

May 20th, 2019 |  


Stroke Association recognizes American Stroke Month

DAYTON — During May, American Stroke Month, the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, the world’s lar...

May 15th, 2019 |  


Bladder talk set in Troy

TROY — Koester Pavilion and SpringMeade Health Center will present a talk by Dr. Robert Kohut, “Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and Ove...

May 7th, 2019 |  


Wilson plans Parkinson’s seminar

SIDNEY — Wilson Health and the Sidney-Shelby County YMCA will present an interactive seminar, “Delay the Disease: Exercise & Your Brai...

May 3rd, 2019 |  


Joint pain seminar in Troy

TROY — Premier Health will host a free joint pain seminar, “New Technologies in Joint Replacement and Joint Preservation,” focusing ...

April 30th, 2019 |  


Spirit Medical Transport offers EMT scholarship

GREENVILLE — Spirit Medical Transport LLC has announced it will consider upcoming high school graduates and others interested in mobile healthca...

April 26th, 2019 |  


Joint Township District Memorial Hospital recognized by ADA

ST. MARYS — The prestigious American Diabetes Association Recognition Certificate for a quality diabetes self-management education and support s...

April 22nd, 2019 |