Diners may have to wait longer for restaurant calorie counts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers hoping to find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again.New government rule...

April 28th, 2017 |  


US facing shortage of yellow fever vaccine for travelers

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans who need a yellow fever shot for travel may soon have a harder time getting it.A manufacturing problem has created a s...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Adult and teen volunteers needed at Fayette County Memorial Hospital

Adult and teen volunteers needed at Fayette County Memorial Hospital

Volunteers are needed at the Fayette County Memorial Hospital to help benefit patients.At Fayette County Memorial Hospital, volunteers come together f...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Organizations will attend health fair to inform community

The Fayette County Health Fair and Family Fun Day will begin this Saturday at 8 a.m. and run until 2 p.m., with many organizations helping to keep the...

April 27th, 2017 |  


The devil’s in the details when it comes to added sugar in foods and drinks

The devil’s in the details when it comes to added sugar in foods and drinks

I’ve decided that I want to eat healthier and lessen the amount of sugar that I consume. But how can I tell what foods and drinks have added sug...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


White House pushes uncertain bid to revive health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager for a victory, the White House expressed confidence Thursday that a breakthrough on the mired Republican health care bil...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Ohio House to keep office for families of special needs kids

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio House Republicans reject Gov. John Kasich’s (KAY’-siks) proposal to close a state office that helps parents of...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Bill to look at health effects of contaminated water

CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen is planning to introduce a bill to improve efforts to identify the public health effects of em...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Kasich: GOP in Washington being ‘ideological’ on health care

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) says Ohio’s already tenuous budget situation could become devastating if fellow Republi...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Workers comp programs fight addiction among workers

BOSTON — Meet a victim of the nation’s opioid addiction scourge: the American worker.A number of U.S. states are taking steps through thei...

April 14th, 2017 |