Words matter to patients

Words matter to patients

GREENVILLE - A little over a year ago, Colleen Sweeney, RN, BS, of Sweeney healthcare enterprises, came to Wayne HealthCare to teach employees, physic...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Pelvic medicine specialist joins Reid Health Urological Care

Pelvic medicine specialist joins Reid Health Urological Care

RICHMOND, Ind. - Reid Health welcomes Sara Diaz Valentin, M.D., a urogynecologist who provides comprehensive care for pelvic floor disorders. Dr. Diaz...

June 16th, 2016 |  


New tool approved to fight heroin addiction

New tool approved to fight heroin addiction

DARKE COUNTY - The Food and Drug Administration has approved another tool in the fight against heroin and opioid addiction — a long-acting, subd...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Longtime blood donor dies

Longtime blood donor dies

GREENVILLE — Readers scanning the obituaries section of the Daily Advocate this past week may have seen that Jesse Cassell, 94, of Greenville, d...

June 13th, 2016 |  


VA Secretary grants relief for veterans with traumatic brain injuries

COLUMBUS - Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) Robert McDonald has granted equitable relief to more than 24,000 Veterans following a national review of...

June 11th, 2016 |  


Safety around water

Safety around water

The Darke County YMCA wrapped up its Safety Around Water Program for kids on Thursday. The program was offered at the Versailles and Greenville branch...

June 10th, 2016 |  


Ohio Gov. Kasich signs bill to legalize medical marijuana

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio became the latest state in the nation to legalize medical marijuana after Republican Gov. John Kasich signed legislation We...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Oakley Place employee honored for national acclaim

Oakley Place employee honored for national acclaim

GREENVILLE — Wednesday was proclaimed Kathy “Kat” Weaver Day at Oakley Place, and a community cookout was held in her honor at the f...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Beware of animal bites

DARKE COUNTY - Rabies is present throughout the world and is a preventable viral disease that causes acute encephalitis (inflammation of the brain). T...

June 6th, 2016 |  


Bill to support treatment for babies exposed to opioids introduced

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Shelley Moore Capito (R-W. Va.), and Angus King (I-ME), along with U.S. Reps. Mike Turner (R...

June 6th, 2016 |