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Magnetic Pulses Help Depression Sufferers

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OSU patient Mark Jeffreys demonstrates a mock transcranial magnetic stimulation session. Jeffreys experienced relief from depression following TMS.
17, 2014

Treatment options for people who suffer from major depression recently have broadened. As WOSU reports, a new therapy that uses magnetic energy is giving some patients relief – and hope – after years of struggling with mental illness.

Commission Issues No Air Quality Alerts in 2014

Air pollution
9, 2014

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission issued no air quality alerts for Central Ohioin 2014.

Cincinnati Museum Tells Story Of Passenger Pigeon Extinction

"Martha," a passenger pigeon
December 6, 2014

An exhibit recounting the story of passenger pigeons’ extinction is opening in the city where the last one died a century ago.

Ohio Gas And Oil Drilling Still Rising

Ohio's oil and gas production continues steady rise
6, 2014

Statistics released by the state on Friday show production of oil and natural gas from shale drilling continued its steady increase in the third quarter of 2014.

Local Radio Legend Bob Conners Dies

WTVN officials say Conners died Sunday in his Florida home.
November 24, 2014

Connors hosted morning and weekend shows on WTVN for more than 40 years before retiring in 2011.

Demolition Recommended At Ohio Uranium Plant Site

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The gaseous diffusion plant at Piketon
November 22, 2014

The federal government recommends demolishing over 200 buildings at the site of a former Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio.

OSU Dedicates New James Cancer Hospital

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The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
8, 2014

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held Friday to mark the dedication of Ohio State’s new James Cancer Hospital. The $750 million facility is now the third largest cancer hospital in the U.S.

Gas Well Blowout Worries Eastern Ohio Residents

The Utica Shale extends through much of eastern Ohio
October 31, 2014

The quick response of a Texas firm stopped a dangerous leak at a natural gas well in eastern Ohio Wednesday morning

Ga. Hospital: Nurse Who Had Ebola To Be Released

Amber Vinson
Health officials say Dallas Nurse Amber Vinson will be released from a Georgia hospital today.
October 28, 2014

An Emory University Hospital spokeswoman says a 29-year-old Dallas nurse who was treated for Ebola will be released.

CDC: Nurse With Ebola Said She Felt Funny On Ohio Visit

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Dallas Nurse Amber Vinson was diagnosed with Ebola after treating patient Thomas Eric Duncan at a Dallas Hospital. She visited family in Akron before being diagnosed with the deadly virus this week.
October 17, 2014

A CDC official says a Texas nurse who has Ebola indicated she “felt funny” and spent extra time resting during a visit to Ohio in the days before she was diagnosed in Dallas.