Health

With a one-day high of 649 positive cases, Carney formalizes restrictions

When the changes go into effect Monday, they include a rule that will not allow more than two people to sit together at a bar.

Know you want a test week of Thanksgiving? State’s got your back

Some of Delaware's drive-thru testings on Monday and Tuesday, upstate and down, will run for 12 hours, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Delaware Hospice debuts virtual Festival of Trees Saturday

        Delaware Hospice's annual Festival of Trees fundraiser was nearly felled by COVID-19.   Instead, more compact versions are being created at each county's office, with trees and holiday goods sold online.   The hospice will celebrate with a "Festival at Home" video debuting...

Bayhealth physician receives Sussex EMS Physician of the Year award

Sussex County Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) recently recognized Assistant Medical Director, Bayhealth Emergency and Trauma Center, Sussex Campus Julie Cullen, DO, as the 2019 Emergency Physician of the Year. Several members of the Sussex County Emergency Medical...

Carney restricts indoor gatherings to 10, puts restaurants back at 30 percent indoor capacity

'These are difficult decisions, but we face a difficult and challenging winter,' Carney said. 'Our focus must be on protecting lives.'

Nemours Milford campus opened Monday for first patients

Nemours Milford Campus, located next to the new Bayhealth Sussex Campus, is now open to patients.  “We are going from a 3,500 square-foot facility to a 35,000 square-foot facility,” Kelly Thomas, RN, Nurse Supervisor, said. “We are excited to have...

5-year-old from Kent County becomes state’s first confirmed case of flu

The confirmation has set off another round of calls for people to get the flu vaccine shot this year, to prevent hospitals filling up with flu, COVID cases.

State: Don’t gather for Thanksgiving with anyone you don’t live with, even family

New restrictions are coming and some could be curfews to shut down night-time socializing, and putting limits on gatherings in private homes.

Delaware Diabetes Coalition goes virtual with Annual Expo

This event is free of charge thanks in part to our sponsors: Diabetes & Heart Disease Prevention & Control Program, Omnipod DASH® Insulin Management System, V-Go, YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program and Fur Baby Pet Resort.

What you need to know about health insurance marketplace

Delaware today unveiled its health insurance marketplace, with open enrollment on www.HealthCare.gov or CuidadodeSalud.gov starting Sunday and running through Dec. 15. For 2021, Highmark will offer 12 plans for individuals: three gold plans, three silver, three bronze, two platinum and...
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Field hockey has tough week

By Kevin Eickman There are times when you look at a box score and just shake your head when you...

COVID-19 flips football schedule

By Kevin Eickman It has been a concern that every fall sports program in Delaware has had all season long, COVID reaching in and disrupting...

Give this horseshoe crab a lift, and help protect Delaware tidal waters

The horseshoe crab -- Delaware's official state marine animal -- is important to the area's ecology because its eggs feed migrating birds.

Milford Parks and Recreation Offers Winter Programs

by Terry Rogers     Registration is now open for the 2020-21 Milford Parks and Recreation Winter Sports programs. According to Nan Martino, Coordinator, the organization was...

Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Downtown Milford

by Terry Rogers     This holiday season, more than any in the past, small businesses need the support of as many customers as possible. The COVID-19...
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