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Three Bobcats Earn Conference Honors

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The Mid-American Conference announced its All-MAC selections Monday and three Ohio Bobcats made the cut. Jaaron Simmons was named All-MAC First Team, Jordan Dartis was named All-MAC Honorable Mention and Jason Carter was placed on the MAC All-Freshman Team. Ever since Antonio Campbell went down, Simmons has unquestionably been Ohio’s leader and has filled the… Read More

Generic EpiPens May Be Possible in Ohio


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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – An Ohio bill would allow pharmacists to offer a generic and cheaper alternative to lifesaving EpiPens. The Blade reports  the bill introduced last week by state Rep. Derek Merrin would allow substitution only with the patient’s permission. Doctors still can insist on the brand-name EpiPen. Merrin, a Republican, says he sees… Read More

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Revived Drug Users To Be Charged

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WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) – A southwest Ohio community is trying to fight the heroin epidemic by bringing a misdemeanor charge against drug users who are revived by emergency responders using an overdose antidote. Chief Brian Hottinger says Washington Court House police in February began citing people with inducing panic if responders revive them… Read More