The Press Newspaper
OK, it may be a taboo subject for some, but many women have a secret they rarely tell anyone about.
They leak. They leak when they laugh, they leak when they cough, and, sometimes, well, you know.
For Teresa Sawyer, of Curtice, being diagnosed with Stress Urinary Incontinence was a huge hassle. SUI, according to the Mayo Clinic, is the unintentional loss of urine. Stress incontinence is prompted by a physical movement or activity, like coughing, sneezing or heavy lifting that puts pressure (stress) on the bladder.
Area motorists will have a chance to test their driving skills while distracted Friday April 6 at the Oregon Municipal Complex.
An investigation into the March 26 fire that heavily damaged a Hanley Road home in Lake Township hasn’t determined the cause of the blaze, said Mark Hummer, township police chief.
The chief said township personnel and the Ohio Fire Marshal’s office conducted the investigation of the home at 3890 Hanley Road.
Students from the University of Toledo, who did a study on how to improve safety at Navarre Avenue and Wynn Road, asked Oregon City council to support their request for a left turn signal at the intersection.
Council has previously discussed whether safety could be improved at that intersection after 16-year-old Clay High School student Cody Van Hersett was killed there in a crash in January. Van Hersett was driving his vehicle west on Navarre Avenue when he collided with a semi that was turning left onto northbound Wynn Road. The truck driver was cited in the crash.
A sluggish economy took its toll on revenues, causing the Wood County Board of Commissioners to approve 2012 general fund appropriations of $37.1 million – a little more than $1million less than 2011 appropriations and the lowest since 2006.
While sales tax revenues have been positive, other revenue sources – property taxes, investment income, and the local government fund – continue to decline, the commissioners note in the county’s annual report.
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