Press Releases - Health


Apr 16

Dr. J. Eric Hires Is Hosting ‘Stars Stripes and Smiles’

Dr. J. Eric Hires Is Hosting ‘Stars Stripes and Smiles’, a Free Day of Dentistry for Veterans. Dr. Hires wants to show his appreciation by honoring Toledo Area Veterans with free basic dental care. He will host our third annual event on ...

Posted By: Kathy | Category: Health



Apr 16

Sistas Movin' On SPEAK OUT!

Support and Sisterly Love for Women survivors of Incest, Child Sexual Abuse, Rape & Co-survivors Having challenges happily moving forward in your life? Career stagnet? Relationships troubled? Want to more effectively support a survivor? ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Mar 19

Millions of Americans Have Diabetes and Don’t Know It

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 19, 2012 Millions of Americans Have Diabetes and Don’t Know It On Diabetes Alert Day, Take Action to Learn Your Risk and Take ‘Just One Step’ Toward Better Health Toledo, OH – Nearly 26 ...

Posted By: Todd Boak | Category: Health



Mar 08

Women & HIV/AIDS in Our Community

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library and the Neighborhood Health Association (NHA) presents a three-part series titled Women & HIV/AIDS in Our Community scheduled at 6 p.m. on the following Tuesdays – March 13, 20 & 27 – at the ...

Posted By: Rhonda Sewell | Category: Health



Mar 08

Kidney Foundation Supports Local Patients

The Kidney Foundation of Northwest Ohio (KFNWO) aims to raise awareness on the impact of kidney disease, which is among the top ten leading causes of death in Northwest Ohio. Currently, more than 13,000 Ohioans receive dialysis for treatment, of ...

Posted By: Kristie Vincent | Category: Health



Jan 24

Wear Red Day Complimentary Hearing Screenings at UTMC

Studies have shown a link between cardiovascular disease and hearing loss. In order to raise awareness of this, Northwest Ohio Hearing Clinic located in the UTMC will be offering complimentary hearing screening on Friday February 3 from 8am to 4pm ...

Posted By: Felicia Guerrero | Category: Health



Jan 09

Eating for Vibrant Health -Achieving a Healthy Weight

Tuesday, January 24, 2012, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Eating for Vibrant Health - Achieving a Healthy Weight Grace Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall 4441 Monroe St., Toledo, OH There is no charge for the class, but donations are welcome. RSVP to Kris Johnson, ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Jan 01

Beginner Clogging Lessons

The Rumblin' Rhythm Cloggers are offering beginner clogging lessons starting on Thursday, January 5, 2012 in the banquet hall at the Monclova Community Center, 8115 Monclova Rd, Monclova OH from 6-7pm. The first night is free. Contact Barb ...

Posted By: Barb Davenport | Category: Health



Nov 23

Events slated at UT for World AIDS Day

Since 1988, people around the globe have come together to observe World AIDS Day Dec. 1. Events are planned at The University of Toledo in honor of the international effort designed to provide education about HIV and AIDS. The Office of ...

Posted By: Joanne Gray | Category: Health



Nov 22

Putnam County Health&Diagnostic Center Community Open House

The Putnam County Health & Diagnostic Center will host an open house on Sunday, Dec. 11 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. to showcase its new facilities at 102 Putnam Pkwy., Ottawa. The state of the art family care facility, the newest addition to the Lima ...

Posted By: Ken Kurz | Category: Health



Nov 03

Wise Kitchen Traditions for Healthy Holiday Dining

Weston A. Price Foundation, Toledo Chapter Toledo, Ohio, November 1, 2011 CONTACT: Kris Johnson, Toledo Chapter Leader 419-836-7637, kris.johnson@ecunet.org www.WAPFToledo.org Chapter leader, Kris Johnson, M.S. nutrition, announces the upcoming ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Nov 01

Sistas Movin' On SPEAK OUT!

Support and Sister Love to women incest, child sexual abuse, and rape survivors. Each month's speakout gives women survivors and co-survivors opportunity to voice their experiences in an affirming environment, learn about the "Keys to Happiness" ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Oct 21

UT, ProMedica Announce $36 mil. Advanced Simulation Center

ProMedica and The University of Toledo will commit to the development of a new $36 million Interprofessional Immersive Simulation Center™(IISC) that will enable students and clinicians to use cutting edge technology to enable teams to learn, ...

Posted By: Jon Strunk | Category: Health



Oct 18

Local Dentist Now Using DNA Tests to Fight Disease

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LOCAL DENTIST NOW USING SALIVARY DNA TESTS TO FIGHT PERIODONTAL INFECTIONS Toledo, Ohio – October, 19, 2011 – Toledo area dental group, Corner Dental, is now administering two molecular tests that provide ...

Posted By: Todd Boak | Category: Health



Oct 13

Owens to Host Free Care Fair for Health, Oct. 19

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – Area residents and high school students are invited to learn about ways to make their lives more enjoyable through healthy living as Owens Community College serves as host to a free Care Fair for Health event on ...

Posted By: Brad Meyer | Category: Health



Oct 07

ProMedica Cancer Institute Offers Local Support Group

ProMedica Cancer Institute is offering a support group for adult/pediatric patients on home tube feedings of TPN and their caregivers on Nov. 8th from 7 - 8:30 p.m. @ ProMedica Flower Hospital - 5200 Harroun Rd - Hickman Cancer Center Conference ...

Posted By: Jared Meade | Category: Health



Oct 03

Open Forum for RNs offered Oct. 18

The University of Toledo College of Nursing, in cooperation with Bowling Green State University Firelands College, will host an Open Forum for Registered Nurses 2-5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, in Cedar Point Center conference room 1004 at BGSU Firelands ...

Posted By: Meghan Cunningham | Category: Health



Oct 03

Don’t Become Just Another Smoking Statistic! Quit While You

Got a habit stuck in your throat that you just keep trying to cough out -- but no matter how hard or how often you hack up your guts, it just doesn’t seem to budge? That’s how it can feel when you’re trying to quit smoking. You ...

Posted By: matthew789 | Category: Health



Sep 20

Breast Cancer Awareness Brunch Oct. 1

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Medical Mutual of Ohio is sponsoring a breast cancer awareness brunch on Saturday, October 1, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Toledo. The brunch, which honors and celebrates breast cancer ...

Posted By: Mark Tooman | Category: Health



Sep 09

Glass City Landscape to Host Pink Fundraiser

Holland, Ohio (September 2011) – Nature’s Corner will host Pink Day, a breast cancer fundraiser on Saturday, September 24, 2011, as part of the Invincibelle®Spirit Campaign to raise $1 million for the Breast Cancer Research ...

Posted By: Jenny Amstutz | Category: Health



Aug 30

Top Chef Celina Tio Visits Toledo, Event to Benefit Orgs.

(Toledo, Ohio)—On Thursday, September 1, 2011, Top Chef Masters contestant Celina Tio will demonstrate her award-winning skills in a unique collaborative fundraising benefit on behalf of the Arts Commission of Greater Toledo and the autism ...

Posted By: Marc D. Folk | Category: Health



Aug 29

Pain Management Group Announces New Interventional Pain Doc

Findlay, Ohio (August 27, 2011) – Pain Management Group, the leading provider of comprehensive, hospital-based, primary care pain management centers in the Great Lakes region, in conjunction with their physician affiliate, Midwest Pain ...

Posted By: Patrick Giammarco | Category: Health



Jul 26

U.S. News Names UTMC as Area’s Best Hospital

U.S. News and World Report recognized The University of Toledo Medical Center as the best hospital in the Toledo metro area for 2011-12. The magazine ranked UTMC as a high-performer in seven clinical specialties, the most of any institution in the ...

Posted By: Jon Strunk | Category: Health



Jul 21

Membership Plans Available at Student Recreation Center

BOWLING GREEN, O.—Fall community memberships to the Bowing Green State University Student Recreation Center (SRC) are on sale starting Aug. 8. A fall-semester individual pass is $140. Adding a spouse costs $95. The fall-semester senior (62 and ...

Posted By: Jen Sobolewski | Category: Health



Jun 28

Dr. Ripal A. Parikh Earns Board Certification

Findlay, Ohio – Pain Management Group, the leading provider of comprehensive, hospital-based, primary care pain management centers in the Great Lakes region, in conjunction with their physician affiliate, Midwest Pain Treatment Physicians, ...

Posted By: Patrick Giammarco | Category: Health



Jun 20

New Pharmacy Building Named for $2.5 Million Donors

The University of Toledo will dedicate the Frederic and Mary Wolfe Center on Health Science Campus at 11 a.m. Friday, June 24. The ceremony will be held at the site of the center, located between the Block Science and Health Education buildings. ...

Posted By: Jon Strunk | Category: Health



May 22

Pain Management Group Announces New Hospital Joint Venture

Findlay, Ohio (May 22, 2011) – Pain Management Group, the leading provider of comprehensive, hospital-based, primary care pain management centers in the Great Lakes region, announces the addition of a new hospital joint venture partner, Knox ...

Posted By: Patrick Giammarco | Category: Health



May 11

Live Stream: Sinusitis Seminar | Flower Hospital | 5/11/2011

Sinusitis affects more than 37 million Americans each year. Are you one of them? Learn how to relieve your sinus symptoms at this free seminar, Wednesday, May 11, 6-8 p.m. ProMedica Physicians will discuss sinus problems and answer your questions. ...

Posted By: Knowledge Stream | Category: Health



May 09

Toledo Scleroderma and PH support group meeting

Meeting May 19th, We will have open discussion. Time 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at St. Luke's Hospital in room 2 Press Release Contact Name: Jerri Sue DeTray Press Release Contact Email: samdtry11@msn.com Press Release Contact Phone: 419-822-9693 ...

Posted By: Jerri Sue DeTray | Category: Health



May 09

Let Us Give You Something to Smile About

Great Smiles Family Dentistry is giving local soldiers something to smile about. The office of Dr. Khan is hosting a contest for active and retired military personnel. The grand prize winner will receive a complete smile makeover, including any ...

Posted By: Kate McComb | Category: Health