Press Releases - Health


Jul 28

7th Annual Jason Zogaib Memorial 5K Run/Walk Marathon

The 7th Annual Jason Zogaib Memorial 5K Run/Walk, presented by Mule Muscle, Inc., will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 9:00 am at Bedford Community Stadium (Bedford High School). Registration begins at 7:30 am. Bring your kids for a fun ...

Posted By: Jim Saba | Category: Health



Jul 11

7th Annual Jason Zogaib Memorial 5K Run/Walk

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Posted By: Jim | Category: Health



Jun 09

Yoga Poetry at Yogaja Yoga Studio

A complete yoga practice enhanced by the reading and discussion of poems that explore, challenge, and celebrate the human body. Taught by University of Toledo English professor and certified Yoga instructor Melissa Gregory.Press Release Contact ...

Posted By: Melissa Gregory | Category: Health



May 04

Nurse Anesthesia Conference

Dr. Judy Didion, Ph.D., RN, Dean of the Lourdes University College of Nursing; and Dawn AuBuchon, M.S., CRNA, Director of the Nurse Anesthesia Program; are pleased to announce the second Nurse Anesthesia Conference on Saturday, August 27, 2016. The ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Health



Feb 12

"The Future of Nursing in Northwest Ohio"

The Colleges of Nursing at Lourdes University and The University of Toledo are pleased to present “The Future of Nursing in Northwest Ohio” on Wednesday, February 24 from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in ...

Posted By: Helene Sheets | Category: Health



Jan 31

Red Cross Club Blood Drive

The Red Cross Club of Lourdes University will host a blood drive in the Franciscan Center gymnasium from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lourdes’ Red Cross Club was established in 2014 by social work student and softball student-athlete Megan ...

Posted By: Brittany Bauer | Category: Health



Oct 26

Free CPR Classes at Josina Lott R&CS

Research shows that chest compressions are critical to survival. Learn how to save a life for free and in just a mere half hour. Join Red Cross professional, Peggy Holewinski for a free and easy hands only CPR class. Classes run from 10:00am to ...

Posted By: Tonda Wiles Koszycki | Category: Health



Oct 01

2015 Walk to Defeat ALS® to be held on October 4th at UT

Toledo, OH (September 28, 2015) — The Northern Ohio Chapter of the ALS Association will host Toledo’s 12th annual Walk to Defeat ALS event on Sunday, October 4th at the University of Toledo. Toledo is currently at 78% of its goal of ...

Posted By: Jamie Hamilton | Category: Health



Sep 11

Fitness Shack Announces Fall Class Schedule

New schedule includes “Learn2Lift” classes SYLVANIA, OHIO – The Fitness Shack , Sylvania’s premier non-membership fitness facility announces its fall schedule of classes that begin September 14, 2015. New this season is the ...

Posted By: Sally | Category: Health



Jul 24

Free Health Fair at Wayman Palmer YMCA

A one-stop shop for all of your health needs. The 3rd Annual Universal Health Fair Saturday, August 1, 2015 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Wayman Palmer YMCA 2055 N. 14th St. Toledo, OH 43620 Presented by Universal Health Aide Brought to you by The Drug ...

Posted By: Darla Harris | Category: Health



Jun 29

Free CPR Class at Way Library

The Perrysburg Fire CPR Training Center will hold a Family and Friends CPR class at Way Public Library on Wednesday, July 15 from 1-4:00 p.m. This class is for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card. It is ideal for ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Jun 02

Old West End Stampede 5K Run/Walk

The OWE 5k Stampede kicks off the second day of festival weekend Sunday morning. You start and finish this certified 5k race with the world famous Toledo Museum of Art as your backdrop. The run/walk has grown each year in popularity with the ...

Posted By: Tim Effler | Category: Health



May 28

Free First Aid Class Offered at Way Library

The Perrysburg Fire CPR Training Center will hold a First Aid class at the Way Public Library on Wednesday, June 10 from 6-8 pm. This class is for people who want to learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



May 20

Way Library presents "Mercy Talks: Stroke"

To coincide with May being American Stroke Month, Dr. Eugene Lin, endovascular neurosurgeon at Mercy Neuroscience, will speak about stroke awareness and prevention. Stroke is the fourth cause of death and a leading cause of long-term disability in ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



May 20

Reel Opinions: Caring for Mom and Dad

On Thursday, May 21st at 10:30 a.m., WGTE and Way Library will present “Caring for Mom and Dad”. This program examines an unprecedented demographic shift — the 75 million baby boomers now entering their retirement years — ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



May 07

Painted Yoga

June13th from 2-4pm Why pay hundreds of dollars for an original painting when you can make one? Let's make art while doing yoga. Whether you're creative or not, with or without experience in art, you'll be able to create a painting. In this ...

Posted By: Brittany Wilkewitz | Category: Health



Apr 22

Intro to Tai Chi at Way Library

Way Library will host an Introduction to Tai Chi class on Wednesdays in May, (May 6th, May 13th, May 20th, and May 27th) from 1:30-2:30 pm. The four-week course will be led by Linda Hill and Kathy Farber and will introduce participants to Tai Chi ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Apr 13

Community Drug Take Back Day April 25, 2015

Dispose of unused and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications April 25, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the following Police Stations: Sylvania City & Township, Maumee, Waterville, Whitehouse, Swanton, Ottawa Hills, Oregon, Safety Building, ...

Posted By: Janet O'Brien | Category: Health



Mar 09

March 24 class - The Paleo Approach - What's The Deal?

Weston A. Price Foundation, Toledo Chapter Toledo, Ohio, March 6, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kris Johnson, Toledo Chapter Leader 419-320-2309, kris.johnson@ecunet.org www.WAPFToledo.org Chapter leader, Kris Johnson, M.S. nutrition, ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Mar 09

Zen Spring Yoga Retreat

Saturday April 18, 2015 from 9AM - 1 PM at Sunrise Park and Banquet Center, 1460 Woodville Road, Milbury, Ohio Multiple yoga sessions from warm up, to intense, to meditative Breakout sessions include the proper use of props, incorporating boxing ...

Posted By: Anne Boyle | Category: Health



Feb 20

Health/Wellness Classes

Join us in Point Place for health and wellness classes Press Release Contact Name: Kellie Schlachter Press Release Contact Email: dktreasures@bex.net Press Release Contact Phone: 419-214-0331 Organization Name: DK Treasures Website or Link: ...

Posted By: Kellie Schlachter | Category: Health



Feb 18

Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek Holds Monthly Wellness Clinic

The Creekside Senior Wellness & Rehabilitation Center, located at 2045 Perrysburg Holland Road on the Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek campus, will be holding monthly wellness clinics on the fourth Thursday of each month. The clinics will run from ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Health



Feb 06

Heart month presentation at Way Library

Way Library observes Heart Month with an educational presentation featuring cardiologist Ahed Nahhas, MD. Dr. Nahhas will discuss how diet, exercise, and lifestyle play an important role in keeping your heart healthy and strong. The program will ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Jan 26

Registration underway for free CPR class at Way Library

Perrysburg Fire CPR Training Center will hold a Family and Friends CPR class at Way Library on Wednesday, February 11 from 6-9pm. This class is for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card. It is ideal for students, ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Jan 12

"New Year--Healthier You" talk at Way Library Jan. 20

Mercy Family Physician Robert Heizelman, MD will be the speaker for “New Year--Healthier You,” an educational presentation about getting healthy. If you resolved to get healthier this year, Dr. Heizelman will help you succeed by sharing ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Oct 27

Dr. Khase Wilkinson to talk about Foot Problems on Nov. 10

Khase Wilkinson, D.P.M., will discuss common foot problems, treatment options, and recommended footwear in an educational presentation at Way Library on Monday, November 10. Dr. Wilkinson is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Oct 16

"Mercy Talks: Urologic Conditions" on October 20 at Way

Dr. Mirza Baig, Urologist, will speak about recent advances in treatment options in this free presentation on urologic conditions at Way Library. Dr. Baig specializes in treating all adult and pediatric urologic conditions. He especially has a ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Oct 06

Run With Joe: POSE Running Clinic

Run with Joe: POSE Running Clinic Run for fitness & health -- Become an efficient, injury-free runner! Appropriate for both new and experienced runners! November 9, 2014; Sunday: 1:30 - 5:30 pm $75 -- Limited to 8 students. REGISTER NOW to ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Health



Sep 29

Healthy U Chronic Disease workshop at Way Library

A free workshop for people with long term health challenges such as asthma, arthritis, heart disease and other lifelong conditions will be held at Way Library. Participants will meet from 1-3:30 pm once a week for six weeks starting Monday, October ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Aug 29

Free Healthy U Diabetes Classes at Way Library in September

A free workshop for people with type 2 diabetes will be held at Way Library. Participants will meet from 9:30-noon once a week for six weeks starting September 12. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders who use the manual developed by ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health