The Mental Health Impact of COVID-19 on Healthcare Professionals: Occupational Hazard, Unique Opportunity

FRANKFORT The ferocity, duration, and unpredictability of the current pandemic leave healthcare providers particularly vulnerable to negative psychosocial impacts: COVID-19

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“45 Is the New 50”

FRANKFORT The recent change in the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) guidelines to start colorectal cancer (CRC) screening at

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Obesity Prevention and Weight Loss a Community Effort

FRANKFORT Excess weight and obesity are serious threats to the health and wellbeing of many people. In Kentucky, over 36%

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Saint Joseph Mount Sterling Foundation Unveils New Equipment to Help Hospital’s Most Fragile Patients

SEND YOUR NEWS ITEMS TO MD-UPDATE > news@md-update.com MOUNT STERLING Saint Joseph Mount Sterling’s most fragile patients, infants born with

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News – Mar 2020

Frankfort Regional Medical Center Announces Opening of New Orthopedic Practice in Frankfort FRANKFORT Frankfort Regional Medical Center announced that Greg

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Vaping and E-Cigarettes Add to Lung Disease

FRANKFORT You’ve seen them in stores and on billboards on the side of the road, and heard about them on

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The Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic

FRANKFORT The US Surgeon General has declared electronic cigarette use an epidemic among youth because of an unprecedented rise in

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Full Service from the Neck Up

CENTRAL KENTUCKY Multiple surveys have declared that Central Kentucky is one of the worst areas for allergies in the United

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The Future of Medical Cannabis in Kentucky

FRANKFORT Though a comprehensive medical cannabis bill was not passed in the 2018 legislative regular session, the passionate cannabis movement

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Tort Reform and Administrative Simplification Remain KMA Priorities

LOUISVILLE Despite the Kentucky General Assembly’s emphasis on politically charged topics such as the budget and pension reform, it is

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