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VGH Home Health Agency sponsors Fourth Annual “Angel Tree”

Virginia Gay Hospital Home Health Agency has announced that for the fourth year, they will again be hosting an “Angel Tree” to benefit those they currently serve. The community is invited to help make the season brighter for a Home Health patient by purchasing a new...

Everything you thought you knew about “Owies” is wrong

Legions of kids grew up with the wisdom of allowing a skin injury to “dry out” so a scab could form. A common phrase was that the scab was “nature’s bandage.” If you were one of those kids, or you’ve been teaching your kids the same thing, it’s time for a better way...

Virginia Gay Hospital’s Holiday Tree Walk inspires donations

The Eighth Annual VGH Holiday Tree Walk is now complete. Thanks to the generosity of this year’s title sponsor, Farmers Savings Bank & Trust and a host of other area individuals and businesses who both donated and bid on the numerous holiday items on display...

It’s not too late to vaccinate — Get your flu vaccine today!

This fall, when you see signs reading “Get Your Flu Vaccine,” you might ask “Isn’t it too late to get vaccinated?” No, it’s not too late! CDC recommends that flu vaccination efforts continue throughout the flu season. While the sooner you get vaccinated the more...