Manchin launches coronavirus resource page for West Virginians

Sen Joe Manchin

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today announced a coronavirus resource page on his website to ensure West Virginians have access to accurate information so they can be prepared and safe. “I have been closely monitoring the Coronavirus disease outbreak and have received several Senate briefings with officials from the Department of Health […]

Women and men may cope differently with diabetes diagnoses, suggests new study

Women may be more likely than men to use negative coping styles when they’re diagnosed with diabetes, according to a West Virginia University School of Nursing study. “We also found that women with type 2 diabetes reported poorer health-related quality of life,” said Melissa McCoy, a doctoral student in the School of Nursing and a […]

VEX state tournaments to be held at Fairmont State University

Fairmont State University’s College of Science and Technology with the NASA’s Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V) Program Education Resource Center (ERC), will host a series of VEX Robotics tournaments for elementary through college students at the Falcon Center. Events will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 6-8, 2020. West Virginia’s largest robotics weekend ever […]

Pulmonary certification enhances standard of care at Davis Medical Center


Elkins, W.Va. – Davis Medical Center is happy to receive certification of its Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). “Pulmonary disease, like COPD, affects many West Virginians.  At Davis Medical, it’s important that our care standards are aligned to those established by the AACVPR because they offer the […]