Press Releases - 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



Aug 04

Medicaid Waiver Overview to be Presented at Luther Hills

Luther Hills senior apartment community, located at 2472 Luther Hills Circle in Oregon, Ohio, will host a Medicaid Waiver Overview from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 7, 2014. The free program will be presented by Tracey Veitch, licensed ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Health



Jul 16

Senior Wellness Program Promotes Healthy Aging

Are you 55 years or older and looking for an opportunity to learn how to stay healthy and meet new people? If so, Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek and Harbor are partnering to offer a 6-week series of seminars beginning July 30, 2014. The free ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Health



Jul 16

Wellness Clinics Held at Lutheran Village at Wolf Creek

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 beginning in July. The ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Health



May 27

"Introduction to YogAlign" at Way Library

Way Library invites you to learn about YogAlign at a free introductory class led by staff from the Ft. Meigs YMCA. YogAlign is a stress-free, pain-free alternative to conventional yoga that works on posture and core breathing—not ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



May 21

"Running on Empty: The Importance of Sleep"

Michael Neeb, PhD of Mercy will present an educational program titled “Running on Empty: The Importance of Sleep” on Monday, June 9 at 7:00 p.m. at Way Library. The presentation will focus on sleep and sleep disorders. Dr. Neeb is the ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Apr 29

Diabetes Education Program with Mercy at Way Library May 1

Jennie Wagner and Rita Sowinski of Mercy will present an educational program on diabetes on Thursday, May 1 at 7 pm at Way Public Library. Jennie Wagner, is a Registered and Licensed Dietician, a Certified Diabetes Educator and is Board Certified ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Apr 07

Natural Hair, Natural Care

The Kitchen Salon presents Natural Hair, Natural Care a mini series of presentations on Transitioning to Natural Hair, Hair Loss and Q & A. The event will conclude with the official product launch of The Kitchen Salon natural products. This ...

Posted By: Megan Davis | Category: Health



Feb 04

Health Screening and Heart program on February 24 at Way

Cardiologist Mohammed S. Alo will present an educational program focused on heart health on Monday, February 24 at 7pm at Way Public Library. Dr. Alo is fellowship trained in Cardiovascular Medicine and is a cardiologist with Toledo Cardiology ...

Posted By: Rose Mills | Category: Health



Oct 30

Shred Cancer Raises $35,000 for NWO Komen for the Cure

AccuShred, an information destruction and electronics recycling company headquartered in Toledo, has announced that its “Shred Cancer” program has raised over $35,000 for Northwest Ohio Affiliate Susan G. Komen for the Cure since its ...

Posted By: Nate Segall | Category: Health



Oct 29

PINK Sneakers Program Promotes Exercise for Cancer Survivors

For survivors of breast cancer, remission is just the beginning of maintaining their health and quality of life. There are two things any survivor can do to improve both: maintain a sense of community with other survivors and exercise more often. ...

Posted By: Andrew Lisa | Category: Health



Sep 18

Luther Haus Senior Apartments to Hold Health Fair

Luther Haus senior apartment community, located at 800 Smith Road in Temperance, Michigan, will be hosting a Health Fair from 9 a.m. - noon on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. The event is open to the public. The community event will include flu shots ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Health



Jul 15

PerDiem In Home Nurse Staffing Creates Specialized Plans

PerDiem In Home Nurse Staffing Creates Specialized Plans for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Patients Toledo, Ohio - May 9, 2013 Established in 2001, PerDiem Nurse Staffing (PDNS) owner and founder Brenda Michalski opened her doors with the goal ...

Posted By: Brenda Michalski | Category: Health



May 29

Bolt Holdings a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite

Bolt Holdings a Gold Fit-Friendly Worksite Sylvania, Ohio Bolt Holdings recognizes the importance of a healthy workplace and has taken significant strides to create a culture of health and wellness for its employees. Specifically, programs that ...

Posted By: Michelle Dunn | Category: Health



May 08

Free Skin Cancer Screening

FREE SKIN CANCER SCREENING MITCHELL DERMATOLOGY 702 Commerce Drive Perrysburg (off Rte.25) Hope Mitchell, M.D. 419-872-HOPE (4673) www.mitchellderm.com SATURDAY, June 1st, 9AM-12PMPress Release Contact Name: Meghan Press Release Contact Email: ...

Posted By: Meghan | Category: Health



Apr 09

"Learn, Lunch and Be Well"

NAOMI to host "Learn, Lunch and Be Well" Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, located at 5301 Nebraska, Toledo, OH 43615. Panel discussion topics are Juvenile Diabetese, Breast Cancer and Lupus. Tickets are $10. For ...

Posted By: Sandra Gill | Category: Health



Apr 02

Homemade Body Sugar Scrubs by Ty and Taleah Ferris

Beautiful and clear skin is dream of every woman and then weather it’s about the body or faces, both are of equal importance. There are various ways to keep your skin healthy, but unless it is properly clean, nothing works. Parlors offers ...

Posted By: Vandy kiera | Category: Health



Jan 07

Digestive Wellness - the Foundation of Health

Weston A. Price Foundation, Toledo Chapter Toledo, Ohio, January 4, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kris Johnson, Toledo Chapter Leader 419-836-7637, kris.johnson@ecunet.org www.WAPFToledo.org Chapter leader, Kris Johnson, M.S. nutrition, ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Nov 26

Veggie U Speaker - Molly Thompson

Maumee Valley Country Day School presents the 2012-13 Global Leadership Program Stuffed and Starved: Understanding the Global Food System Tuesday, December 4, 6pm: Molly Thompson, Director of Development at Veggie U, "A not-for-profit organization ...

Posted By: Melissa Kuhl | Category: Health



Nov 12

Calvary's Women presents Annual Cancer Awareness Luncheon

The Women's Ministry of Calvary Baptist Church will present its' Annual Cancer Awareness Luncheon. The luncheon will be held on Saturday, November 17th, 2012. There will be agency representatives available to share information on services provided ...

Posted By: Harriett L. Grier | Category: Health



Oct 30

Free Mental Health Seminar

Please join us... *Mental Health and Stress Reduction *Maintaining Your Mental Health Presented by Dr. Douglas Cifuentes D.O. Date: November 19, 2012 Time: 6:30pm Place: The Waterford at Levis Commons 7100 South Wilkinson Way ...

Posted By: Sandra | Category: Health



Oct 15

Luther Woods to Hold Health Fair and Flu Shot Clinic

Luther Woods senior apartment community, located at 2500 Royce Road in Toledo, Ohio, (behind Luther Crest at 2519 Holland Sylvania Road) will be hosting a Health Fair and Flu Shot Clinic from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. The health fair ...

Posted By: Kari Bucher | Category: Health



Oct 08

Achieving A Strong Immune System

Weston A. Price Foundation, Toledo Chapter Toledo, Ohio, October 8, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Kris Johnson, Toledo Chapter Leader 419-836-7637, kris.johnson@ecunet.org www.WAPFToledo.org Chapter leader, Kris Johnson, M.S. nutrition, ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Sep 19

Arbors at Waterville Receives Bronze Quality Award from ACHA

WATERVILLE, Oh—Arbors at Waterville located at 555 Anthony Wayne Trail, Waterville Ohio 43566 announced today that it was the recipient of the ACHA Bronze National Quality Award in recognition of their commitment to improve the quality of care ...

Posted By: Erin Montag Niese | Category: Health