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

Rapid Assessment archives:

They’ve made changes to the colonoscopy to make it more comfortable for patients

New cancer center opens at MWH

Spotsy Regional preparing for storm

Gift shop offers earthquake bargains

The earth moved after this baby was born

Reader: Quitting is matter of life and death; Health Dept. looking for Train #171 riders

HealthSouth overcomes Golden Living’s objection, gets early approval to expand

Radiology group to build new offices for its interventional and vascular work

He was smoke-free for 10 years and for the last year. In between: 62 years of smoking

Official: Mary Washington Hospital dumping did not violate state regulations

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