About Amy Umble:
Amy Umble is health reporter for The Free Lance-Star

Rapid Assessment archives:

Like a tennis ball in the clothes dryer

Water advisory issued for Aquia Creek; county park closed to swimming

HealthSouth hospital wants to add 12 beds

Medic 1 workers will have to get in line

Mary Washington’s bond rating reduced

In times of stress, the mind apparently prefers the commonplace

Area hospitals are treating unusual numbers of patients

Armitage working now at hospital in Springfield, Oregon

At Spotsylvania Regional, a new push to make ER visits a little quicker

After birth of 12-pound boy, readers offer their own ‘big baby’ stories

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