Excessive heat can be deadly for elderly

Excessive heat can be deadly for elderly

Older adults are at increased risk for heat-related illness, complications COLUMBUS — Forecasters are predicting high temperatures in the 90s and t...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  


Excessive Heat Warning for this part of Ohio from noon Thursday, through 8 p.m. Saturday

Excessive Heat Warning for this part of Ohio from noon Thursday, through 8 p.m. Saturday

CLEVELAND -- An Excessive Heat Warning has been  issued for this part of Ohio. It starts at noon today and will last through 8 p.m. Saturday. It repl...

July 18th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  


Richard Steele new associate director at HelpLine

Richard Steele new associate director at HelpLine

DELAWARE— HelpLine has recently named Richard Steele, LPCC-S, as the new Associate Director for the seven-county nonprofit. As associate director...

July 17th, 2019 updated: July 18th, 2019. |  



Excessive heat watch for Crawford, Richland and Morrow counties noon Friday to 8 p.m. Saturday

Excessive heat watch for Crawford, Richland and Morrow counties noon Friday to 8 p.m. Saturday

CLEVELAND -- An excessive heat watch has been issued by the National Weather Service. It goes into effect at noon Friday and ends at 8 p.m. ...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Richland Public Health doctor hosting webinar

Richland Public Health doctor hosting webinar

RICHLAND COUNTY — Dr. Julie Chaya, director of Community Health and Prevention Sciences at Richland Public Health is hosting a national webinar ...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Doctor: Vaccinations the safest, most-effective way to prevent measles

Doctor: Vaccinations the safest, most-effective way to prevent measles

COLUMBUS — Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, has confirmed the state’s first measles case of 2019. The young adult from Stark ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Don’t let pool, lake water make you sick

Don’t let pool, lake water make you sick

RICHLAND COUNTY — Public swimming pools and lakes are full of germs that can make you sick. Some of the common issues you can get from swimming ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Be safe; wash your hands while at the Crawford County

Be safe; wash your hands while at the Crawford County

This information was provided by Crawford County Public Health It's Crawford County Fair Time! Ribbon fries, cotton candy, corn dogs, burgers, and ot...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Guard Against bites, burns this summer

Guard Against bites, burns this summer

(StatePoint) For families — and everybody else for that matter — protecting skin should be a top summer priority. After all, there is no s...

July 14th, 2019 |  


Column: Cutting the cost of high quality vision

Column: Cutting the cost of high quality vision

Many of our friends and neighbors enjoy high quality vision each and every day as a result of prescription eyeglasses and contact lenses. However, thi...

July 14th, 2019 |