With 13 varieties of vaccines licensed and a wide range of providers offering it, there certainly is a lot of choice around flu vaccine this fall. But the most important choice?
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St. Elizabeth will provide a gift of $2.5 million to support a tuition scholarship program for the University of Kentucky medical school program in Northern Kentucky.
A new grant awarded to the NKY BUILD Partnership aims to reduce smoking rates in the City of Covington and Gallatin County.
Here are a few facts that we know:
Northern Kentucky has the third highest number of individuals infected with HIV in the state, with about 30-35 new cases each year.
If you’re a fan of snowball fights, sledding or cold nights sitting by a warm fire, the winter of 2016-2017 was not a good one for you.
The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) is raising the influenza (flu) level in the state from “regional” to “widespread.” Widespre
Ten years ago this month, Ohio’s smoke-free workplace law went into effect. The law prohibits smoking in all places of business, including bars and restaurants. It has had a direct impact on me.
The Christ Hospital and The University of Kentucky Gill Heart Institute are the first healthcare providers in the region to offer an innovative procedure to patients with congenital heart
Kentucky’s youth smoking prevalence is at a historic low, dropping nearly 10 percentage points over the past decade.
Now that Northern Kentucky children are back in school, many families are adapting to new routines, with bus pick-ups, fall sports, and nightly homework sessions.
Kentucky’s top health officials are warning state medical providers and community leaders of a pending public health crisis involving dangerous drugs.
The Northern Kentucky Health Department is now conducting surveillance of mosquitoes in the area as part of an effort to combat the Zika virus.
Northern Kentucky has its first case of Zika virus.
Let’s pretend you just took an exam.
This week's article has only one fitness tip and it starts like this:
“It’s too late for me to start exercising.”