Colonoscopy can help prevent cancer

Colonoscopy can help prevent cancer

Colonoscopies are a powerful tool in screening for colorectal cancer, but are only effective in reducing one’s risk if people properly prepare f...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Air pollution may increase dementia risk

(AP) — Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disease that eventually strips sufferers of their ability to remember, communicate and l...

March 15th, 2017 |  


How to handle your own retirement

How to handle your own retirement

Retirement is evolving. And if you’re part of the baby boomer generation—an estimated 76 million Americans born between 1946 and 1964̵...

March 15th, 2017 |  


How to handle your own retirement

How to handle your own retirement

Retirement is evolving. And if you’re part of the baby boomer generation—an estimated 76 million Americans born between 1946 and 1964̵...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Premier Health ACO of Ohio chosen for initiative

Premier Health ACO of Ohio chosen for initiative

DAYTON — Premier Health ACO of Ohio has been selected to participate in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’s (CMS’s) i...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Getting to the heart of implantable devices

Getting to the heart of implantable devices

Even a fit and healthy professional athlete can suffer from sudden cardiac arrest — but a look at Olympic skater Paul Wylie’s story may he...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 3rd, 2017. |  


Heart attack can be life-altering experience

Heart attack can be life-altering experience

TROY — A heart attack can suddenly bring a lot of things into focus — such as the type of lifestyle a person has led or a clearer picture ...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Free heart month screenings offered

TROY — During February — American Heart Month — Premier Health will offer free cardiovascular screenings that help identify the risk...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Cardiac rehab program more than workout

Cardiac rehab program more than workout

For the Troy Daily NewsTROY — When Gordon Wise told his family doctor he had recovered from an illness with only 90 percent of his previous ener...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Medicare launches revamp for heart attacks, hip fractures

WASHINGTON (AP) — Heart attacks and broken hips cause much suffering and worry as people grow older. This year, Medicare wants to start changing...

January 18th, 2017 |