In The News

Poll: 86 percent of Ohioans say healthcare a priority even if court throws out ACA

(Ohio Health Policy Review, Jun 21st, 2012)

More than 8 in 10 Ohioans say health care is a top priority, regardless of court ruling

(2012 Ohio Health Issues Poll, Jun 20th, 2012)

Health centers open in Cincinnati schools

(, Jun 14th, 2012)

1 in 7 in Dearborn County know a pill abuser

(WRBI Eagle Country 99.3, Jun 13th, 2012)

Ten new health centers to open in Cincinnati schools

(Coalition for Community Schools, Jun 13th, 2012)

Health centers to open in Cincinnati schools

(WLWT, Jun 13th, 2012)

Substance abuse in Ripley County

(Ripley County Voice, Jun 12th, 2012)

Health centers in CPS schools to double within next two years

(WCPO, Jun 11th, 2012)

Number of school health centers to double

(Cincinnati Enquirer, Jun 10th, 2012)

Kentucky Health Issues Poll

(WVLE-FM, Scottsville, Ky., Jun 9th, 2012)

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  • Chronic medical conditions prevalent among Greater Cincinnati children

    Asthma, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and anxiety are the most commonly diagnosed chronic conditions among children in the Greater Cincinnati region, according to data collected through the 2017 Child Well-Being Survey.

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  • Most Ohio adults think state should adopt health education standards

    The Ohio Health Issues Poll (OHIP) is conducted every year to learn more about the health opinions, behaviors and status of adults in Ohio. In 2017, OHIP asked Ohio adults about state health education standards.

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  • Health and healthy behaviors among youth in our region.

    The 2017 Child Well-Being Survey (CWBS) asked parents and guardians of youth in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky to describe the overall health of their child. CWBS also asked about specific health behaviors such as physical activity and sleep patterns.

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  • Results show shift in perception from substance abuse being seen as moral failure to a chronic illness.

    The Kentucky Health Issues Poll (KHIP) found that 7 in 10 Kentucky adults believe that addiction is a disease (70%). Attitudes towards addiction as a disease were the same both among respondents who have a family member or friend who has experienced problems with substance abuse, and among those who did not indicate such firsthand experience with addiction.

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  • Kentucky adults continue to cite heroin use as causing problems for friends, family

    The most recent Kentucky Health Issues Poll (KHIP) and Ohio Health Issues Poll (OHIP) has found that more than 2 in 10 Ohio adults (23%) report knowing someone who has trouble as a result of using heroin, while just under 2 in 10 Kentucky adults (16%) report knowing someone affected by heroin use.

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