Health

Here’s where to be tested for COVID-19 in Wilmington this week

NOTE: This story has been updated to reflect a change in times for the testing at Judy Johnson Park. With Delaware COVID-19 infection rates higher than they were a month ago, health officials are urging people to be tested whether...

Mental Health Issues on the Rise

by Terry Rogers The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report from the Centers for Disease Controls released this week revealed that 41 percent of those who responded to a survey created by the agency reported they faced mental health challenges related...

Nemours updates progress on SE location

by Terry Rogers     On Monday, August 10, Colleen Davis, MSN, MBA, RN of Nemours, presented Milford City Council with an update on the progress of their new Sussex Campus. According to Davis, Nemours is on schedule to open for services...

Milford Lifestyles Fitness Center to open in September

by Terry Rogers  Cara Konlian, CEO of Aquacare Physical Therapy, explained that when the company decided to pursue a fitness endeavor, they knew the Milford Community did not need just another gym. What they wanted to create was a medical...

Giving Cancer a Good Dogfight

Royal Grant has a personality and life story just as grand as his name. Grant was in college studying engineering when the Vietnam War began. His professors were so impressed with his knowledge base, they asked if he had...

Local Rescue Gets National Attention

A sweet little white-and-gray kitten, a big senior yellow lab and their rescuer, Bayhealth Nurse Morgan McKenzie Webb, MSN, RN, CMSRN, had their moment in the spotlight — a feature in People magazine’s March 2, 2020 Pet section. So how...

When summer bugs bite

When summer weather hits, it’s important to know how to deal with creepy, crawly insects. Their bites may not pose a serious health hazard, but they can be itchy, uncomfortable, and may cause illnesses. Thanks to a mild winter,...

Aquacare Physical Therapy Opens in Milford Wellness Village

by Terry Rogers    Cara Konlian, MSPT and CEO of Aquacare Physical Therapy, explained that the company has been hoping to open an office in Milford for some time after offering physical therapy services in Sussex County for the past 18...

Planetree awards celebrate person-centered care

Bayhealth’s Spirit of Planetree Awards recognize those who go above and beyond to promote person-centered care and improve the patient experience. The awards, which are given annually and are based on nominations, include Caregiver, Physician Champion and Pet Therapy...

Dialysis Patients Supported by Social Worker

Bayhealth is pleased to welcome Brooke Sharlow, LCSW. Sharlow is a social worker whose time is designated to Bayhealth patients who receive dialysis treatments. Each year, about 4,500 dialysis treatments are performed between the nine beds at the Kent...
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Oil spill has potential for serious effects, UD expert says

There’s potential for “some very serious consequences” from this week’s oil spill on Sussex County beaches, a University of...

Milford Students Adapting to In-School Learning

by Terry Rogers     Since starting the process of bringing students into school buildings for a hybrid version of in-person teaching, Milford School District administrators say...

DNREC continues to clean oil spill

by Terry Rogers    On Monday, October 19, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) announced that they were in the process of...

Milford City Council Sets Timeline for Police Station Referendum

by Terry Rogers     On Monday, September 28, Milford City Council approved a timeline for a referendum designed to cover the cost of a new police...

Kidz Ink Opening in Milford Wellness Village

by Terry Rogers    Chief Administrator Aretha Kitson is excited to open a new daycare facility in the Milford Wellness Village. The facility held open houses...
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