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Scientists at the OSU Wexner Medical Center and the College of Medicine say they have found two new variants of SARS-Cov-2, the  COVID-19 virus, including one that has quickly become the dominant strain in Columbus.


OSU Medical Center officials say the Schottenstein Center will serve as a mass COVID-19 vaccination site.

State health officials reported over 83 hundred new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, and 16 new deaths.

An Ohio State University Medical Center survey shows the majority of Americans plan to follow COVID-19 safety guidelines during the holidays.

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Researchers in Columbus and Ann Arbor, Michigan say a cell discovery shows potential for unprecedented recovery from many brain and spine diseases and injuries.

Researchers at Ohio State University's Medical Center are seeking applications from 500 adults to participate in a clinical trial of a COVID-19 vaccine. 


Ohio State University will make over 250 million dollars in budget cuts next year because of revenue losses and increased costs associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Following a second test administered today in Columbus, Governor Mike DeWine has tested negative for COVID-19. First Lady Fran DeWine and staff members have also all tested negative for the virus. 

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Exercise during and after pregnancy increases a compound in breast milk that reduces a baby’s lifelong risks of serious health issues, including diabetes and heart disease. That’s according to a recent study by researchers at Ohio State University’s Medical Center. 

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Ohio State University researchers have identified an immune cell that could predict a transplant patient’s risk of rejecting the organ.

Many central Ohio hospitals are loosening their visitor policies implemented at the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak.

The union representing more than 4 thousand OSU Medical Center nurses have filed a complaint with federal regulators, accusing the hospital of endangering their health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

OSU Medical Center officials say a director of radiology died Sunday from the coronavirus.

Mount Carmel and Columbus Children's hospitals are instituting vistor restrictions due to the cornonavirus. 

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Making end-of-life decisions for a pet or coping with the loss of an animal is a difficult process.

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Health officials estimate more than 8 million Americans suffer from psoriasis, an autoimmune disease often reflected by red, scaly patches on the skin. 

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there were more than 531,000 flu-related hospitalizations during the last influenza season.

Ohio State University's Medical Center is introducing a new treatment for burn victims that reduces pain and recovery time with spray-on skin cells.  


Columbus has a specialized vehicle to treat stroke patients wherever the incident takes place. The Mobile Stroke

Ohio State University's Harding Hospital has expanded its facility to provide more access to mental and behavioral health services. 

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A new study shows that the effects of deafness extend to basic cognitive functions and begin surprisingly early in life. 

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Ohio State researchers are studying a new device designed to relieve knee pain and prevent or delay knee replacements. 

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A former Ohio State University nurse has been sentenced to two years in prison and three years' probation for faking a cancer diagnosis. 

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Sentencing is scheduled November 26 for a former Ohio State University nurse who pleaded guilty Tuesday to masterminding a phony cancer scam. 

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Ohio State University announced Tuesday it plans to launch a preventative care health clinic in a closed Near East side library building.  

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 30 million Americans live with diabetes, and the numbers continue to climb. 

A central Ohio nurse who authorities say faked a diagnosis of lung cancer to obtain money and sick time has pleaded not guilty. 

Ohio State University's Medical Center plans to hire 350 clinicians and 150 research scientists over the next five years. 

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Common treatment options for sinus pain and inflammation have been limited to medication, breathing strips, or surgeries with long recovery periods. 

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Stroke survivors often face long-term disabilities, including difficulty using their arms and hands.