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Lead: Crisis Abandoned

Ohio's Abortion Numbers Lowest Since 1976

Thursday, September 3, 2015 at 12:05 pm
The number of abortions occurring in Ohio has hit a record low since 1976, according to an Ohio Dept. of Health report.

Be Well: Advanced Directives

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 7:33 am
Producer Kay Colby talks with ideastream’s Anne Glausser about how to make your wishes known for end of life care.

Ohio Breast Cancer Mortality Rate Higher Than National Average

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 5:44 pm
No one factor alone accounts for the state’s higher burden of deaths.

Northeast Ohio Hospital Consolidation Continues

Monday, August 31, 2015 at 11:57 am
With three hospital mergers announced in the past week, Northeast Ohio's big health systems are growing.

Be Well: With Food Recalls On the Rise, Tips To Keep Food Safe

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 3:30 am
ideastream’s Sarah Jane Tribble talks with Suzanne Krippel, Cuyahoga County's program manager in food protection.

Northeast Ohio Hospital Consolidation Continues

Friday, August 28, 2015 at 2:58 pm
The Cleveland Clinic annouces a deal in Akron; University Hospitals announces it will buy an Ashland County system.

There's a Silver Lining To Those Health Insurance Mergers You Keep Hearing About

Monday, August 31, 2015 at 2:00 am
When national health insurers merger, it can cause disruption for enrollees. But there's another outcome as well.

Planned Parenthood

The Sound of Ideas
Monday, August 31, 2015 at 9:00 am
We'll take a look at Planned Parenthood in Ohio and its mission and at efforts to cut public funding.

E-Cigarettes: Cause for Alarm?

The Sound of Ideas
Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 9:00 am
Experts fear growing popularity of e-cigarettes among the young will steer them to regular smokes.

Cleveland, Akron Receive $3.4 Million Each to Combat Lead Risks

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 5:57 pm
The federal government is sending nearly $7 million to Northeast Ohio to help remove lead risks.