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HealthScene Ohio Winter 2018

Akron Children’s Hospital professional speaks on what medical treatment is like for the youngest members of our families at their most difficult times. Read more

Expert Insight

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) affects the lives of tens of thousands of Ohioans. The CDC reported 44.6 to 49.7 deaths per 100,000 people in Ohio during 2014. Thus, you should know your facts. Learn more here. Read more

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Students benefiting from the knowledge of Dr. Chad Garven are learning from someone who, for a long time, didn’t want to go into medicine – and, now that he’s practicing it, can speak in-depth on the appeal and importance of helping people. Read more

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Local health departments play a key role in achieving national health security. Dr. Steven Englender, director of the Center for Public Health Preparedness in Cincinnati, provides insight preparing for the worst while hoping for the best. Read more

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Dr. John Pigott’s pioneering work in vascular surgery is reaping dividends, and not just for his patients. Read more

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When Jack O’Handley was passing his time doing manual labor as a Trappist monk in Kentucky, he became inspired to study medicine. Today, O’Handley, MD, serves as medical director for Mount Carmel Health System’s Community Outreach. Read more

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Through the Helping Opiate-addicted Pregnant women Evolve (HOPE) program, TriHealth strives to provide safe and non-judgmental care to chemically dependent women in the Cincinnati area. Read more

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Barb Williams, MD, is part of the Women’s Cardiovascular Center at University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, and knows all about the true danger cardiovascular disease plays among women. Read more

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Local obstetrician and gynecologist have worked alongside colleagues to develop robot-assisted surgeries that help surgeons reduce patients’ time in surgery, lessen pain and shorten recovery time after procedures are done. Read more

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Infant mortality is defined as the death of a live-born baby before his or her first birthday. Dr. Deena Chisolm, a principal investigator at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, answers questions about infant mortality. Read more

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Dr. Philip Chang of Shriners Hospital for Children – Cincinnati, a renowned expert in acute burn injury and reconstruction, answers some of our questions about the ways in which doctors are helping to reduce the risk of burn injuries causing lasting Read more

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When 76-year-old Pike County resident Lewis Robinson visited Adena Regional Medical Center in June 2016, he overheard a nurse talking about the health system’s free lung cancer screening program. Read more

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