A state initiative to prevent falls by older Ohioans is aiming to warn shoppers of all ages what to look for and how to avoid falling hazards amid holiday shopping.
WOSU News Archives For: January 7, 2008
A Scotsman who spent two decades on Ohio’s death row and created news around the world is out of jail after pleading no contest to three charges in a deal with prosecutors. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler talked to the former inmate and filed this report.
Ohio State University researchers are trying to use cell phones to gently nag older women into exercising. Researchers are recruiting women to take part in a 12 week long study that will send the women automated cell phone reminders to exercise. OSU communications professor Prabu David leads the study. He says this is a great time of year to begin research like this because of new year’s resolutions. Click the icon to hear the interview.