The Ohio Department of Health says the number of people hospitalized for the flu this season is up more than ten times than in the recent past.
The parents of an autistic toddler are suing the Ohio Department of Health and others, accusing them of denying federally mandated treatment for their son in a case that could affect how other autistic children are cared for in the state.
State health officials say the number of fungal meningitis cases linked to recalled steroid injections for back pain has dropped from 16 to 15.
Health officials say Ohio received shipments of the type of steroid suspected in a deadly outbreak of meningitis, but no cases of that illness have been reported in the state.
The Ohio Department of Health says the number of abortions performed last year was nearly 24-thousand-8-hundred.
The Centers for Disease Control says the West Nile outbreak is one of the largest in the U.S, creating four times the usual number of cases for this time of year.
A 25-year-old woman is recovering from Franklin County's first case of West Nile Virus.
State health officials say a Franklin County judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to block implementation of certain Medicaid contracts.
West Nile Virus is active in Yellow Springs, and two people have been infected in Miami and Clark counties.