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State Senate has hearing on Rulli-sponsored plastic bag bill

State Senate has hearing on Rulli-sponsored plastic bag bill

The legislation would preempt local governments from banning or taxing single-use plastic bags.
Children with epilepsy need information, emotional support

Children with epilepsy need information, emotional support

Between 30 to 50 percent of people with epilepsy also suffer from depression.
State lawmakers aim to take on so-called 'surprise' medical bills

State lawmakers aim to take on so-called 'surprise' medical bills

Surprise billing affects about a third of Ohioans, and the average bill is about $2,000. Some consumers do not realize they were treated by an out-of-network provider until they receive a bill in the mail.
Report: DeWine’s Japan trip cost more than $45,000

Report: DeWine’s Japan trip cost more than $45,000

Japan is the largest international investor in Ohio, providing more than 72,860 jobs through 852 different Japanese-owned establishments.
New mothers might benefit from opioid-free C-section

New mothers might benefit from opioid-free C-section

Opioid pain medication is common after a C-section.
Health care advocates: Do your homework before deciding on new policy

Health care advocates: Do your homework before deciding on new policy

The open-enrollment period for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act ends Dec. 15.
Police access to Amazon Ring videos concerns civil rights groups

Police access to Amazon Ring videos concerns civil rights groups

More than 500 city police departments across the country, including a dozen in Ohio, take part in Ring alliances.
Keep your mood from changing with the seasons

Keep your mood from changing with the seasons

For people who live in the northern part of the country, seasonal affective disorder is a common type of depression, and it tends to impact women more often than men.
DeWine's gun bill faces criticism from all sides

DeWine's gun bill faces criticism from all sides

The plan disappointed many who wanted universal background checks and a law allowing a judge to take guns from someone deemed a threat.
Committee hears testimony on new Ohio school funding formula

Committee hears testimony on new Ohio school funding formula

According to the proposal, the per-child cost was determined to be $6,020 , the base cost needed to educate any given student.