Articles tagged with 'health-wellness' | The Ohio State University

Ohio State News (health-wellness)

2021
January
15,
2021
| 17:16 PM America/New_York
Staff from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center vaccinated more than 400 of their peers today at the Jerome Schottenstein Center. ...
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January
13,
2021
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
While we wait for our turn to get vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2, we could – and probably should – use the time to make sure we bring our healthiest emotional and physical selves to the treatment, a new review of previous research suggests. ...
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2020
December
14,
2020
| 10:24 AM America/New_York
Telling a distressed friend or family member something as simple as “I understand why you feel that way” can go a long way toward helping loved ones feel better, new research suggests. ...
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December
11,
2020
| 11:25 AM America/New_York
New Year’s Day is typically a time to make resolutions, such as exercising more, eating better or losing weight. But this year, mental health experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center say making such major New Year’s resolutions duri...
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October
22,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
In a report published today, the team of experts monitoring the pandemic at The Ohio State University presents evidence that the university’s safety measures are working to contain COVID-19. ...
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October
07,
2020
| 14:51 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University leaders are strongly encouraging faculty, staff and students on all campuses to get a flu shot this year. ...
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October
02,
2020
| 09:22 AM America/New_York
In the month or so since The Ohio State University published a dashboard of aggregate COVID-19 testing data, the page has received more than 1.1 million unique views, quickly becoming one of the university’s most popular websites. Among those who hav...
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July
21,
2020
| 09:42 AM America/New_York
Infusing prepared foods with an edible coating that contains green tea extract may lower consumers’ chances of catching the highly contagious norovirus by eating contaminated food, new research suggests. ...
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July
19,
2020
| 13:54 PM America/New_York
A new song produced by engineering professor Michael Rayo puts a reggae twist on an important public health message. And it all started with a simple four-word rhyme devised by Senior Associate Dean of Research and Professor of Epidemiology Bill Mill...
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June
22,
2020
| 15:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is offering tools to help young adolescents ease anxiety and build resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. The six-part webinar, titled “Staying Calm and Well in the Midst of the COVID-19 Storm,” is open to all ages, but wi...
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June
15,
2020
| 12:07 PM America/New_York
As part of his master’s program at The Ohio State University, public health student Ajeet Gill was supposed to spend his summer working with a local nonprofit distributing meals and essential services to vulnerable communities.   ...
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June
05,
2020
| 14:10 PM America/New_York
As Ohio State University leaders entered a rapid decision-making mode in early March to prepare the university’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, President Michael V. Drake’s goal, given the very high stakes, was to “overreact slightly rather than ...
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May
27,
2020
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
Scientists who’ve taken the first look at bacteria in young and healthy vapers’ mouths say that the potential for future disease lies just below the surface. ...
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May
21,
2020
| 13:35 PM America/New_York
Since April 1, 16 members of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Outreach and Engagement team have logged nearly 60,000 miles delivering almost 11,000 COVID-19 test kits to community hospitals and post-acute care facilities across Ohio....
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May
20,
2020
| 12:06 PM America/New_York
When researchers asked prospective study participants who they would like to see in videos promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors, the answer was unequivocal: They wanted to see themselves – that is, other mothers living in low-income households who w...
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May
19,
2020
| 07:39 AM America/New_York
Pelotonia is announcing a redefined experience for 2020, designed to further unite collective efforts in advancing cancer research. My Pelotonia, a new participation platform, will launch on June 2, and will allow participants to define inspiring per...
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May
12,
2020
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
After weeks of working from home, furloughs or unemployment, millions of Americans are returning to the workplace as COVID-19 restrictions lift. The transition may cause fear and anxiety. Experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and...
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April
23,
2020
| 16:07 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University College of Nursing is partnering with Trusted Health, a career platform for the modern nurse, on a new initiative to promote mental health and well-being for travel nurses on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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April
18,
2020
| 15:30 PM America/New_York
The anxiety of trying to stay safe through the COVID-19 pandemic is not reserved only for the humans enduring stay-at-home orders and social isolation. Pets might be anxious, too. ...
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April
09,
2020
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is making its app to support mental health and well-being more accessible to a larger audience. ...
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April
09,
2020
| 08:50 AM America/New_York
Medical students at The Ohio State University are preparing to graduate early and help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. ...
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April
08,
2020
| 08:03 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute are shifting outpatient appointments to telehealth services to help p...
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April
07,
2020
| 09:54 AM America/New_York
In a question-and-answer session, Ohio State University assistant professor Sanja Ilic answers some of the crucial questions people are asking about how to keep their food safe during the COVID-19 outbreak. ...
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April
01,
2020
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
Four weeks ago, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther announced they had made the difficult decision to limit spectators and cancel the expo at the Arnold Sports Festival to be held March 4-7. Central Ohio didn’t identify its first ...
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March
30,
2020
| 17:30 PM America/New_York
Faculty members in the College of Nursing are using some popular puzzles to help their undergraduate students get a virtual problem-solving experience. ...
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March
30,
2020
| 16:31 PM America/New_York
Battelle and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center have jointly developed a new rapid, sensitive diagnostic test for COVID-19. ...
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March
25,
2020
| 07:30 AM America/New_York
A recent study suggests that even organized efforts to clean surfaces can fall short, a reminder for us all that keeping our surroundings clean may require some additional work. ...
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March
23,
2020
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
A multistate study of Medicaid enrollees led by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that suicide risk was highest among youth with epilepsy, depression, schizophrenia, substance use and bipolar disorder. In addition, ...
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February
06,
2020
| 09:19 AM America/New_York
A new study is the first to suggest that children’s exposure to discrimination can harm their mothers’ health. ...
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January
29,
2020
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Ohio State students need look no further than their mobile devices to find a new online tool provided by the university that’s designed to support their well-being. ...
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