Press Releases - Health


Jun 01

Free Vascular Screenings at Bay Park Community Hospital

Free carotid, aortic and peripheral arterial disease testing will be available at Bay Park Community Hospital in the diagnostics department Mon., June 14, from 1 – 4 p.m. To qualify for free screenings, you must be over the age of 65, or over ...

Posted By: Jared Meade | Category: Health



Jun 01

Free Wellness Screenings at Bay Park Community Hospital

Bay Park Community Hospital will offer free blood pressure, bone density, glucose, and sleep apnea screenings in the Bay Cafe on the Garden Level of Bay Park Community Hospital Fri., May 28, from noon – 1 p.m. Bay Park Community Hospital is ...

Posted By: Jared Meade | Category: Health



Jun 01

Free Bone Health Lunch and Learn Event

Join orthopaedic surgeon Joseph Assenmacher, MD, for a complimentary luncheon to learn more about bone health. Information on osteoporosis prevention and free bone density heel screenings will also be offered. Bay Park Community Hospital will host ...

Posted By: Jared Meade | Category: Health



Jun 01

Bay Park Community Hospital Offers Free Cancer Program

Bay Park Community Hospital will host Look Good…Feel Better, a complimentary cancer program, Mon., June 14, from 1 – 3 p.m. in the Huron Room. Look Good…Feel Better is a free American Cancer Society program that teaches beauty ...

Posted By: Jared Meade | Category: Health



Jun 01

Bay Park Community Hospital Hosts Diabetes Education Course

Bay Park Community Hospital will offer a diabetes education course in the Great Lakes Conference Center located on the Garden Level Tues., June 29, from 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. This is an opportunity for persons with diabetes to ask questions, ...

Posted By: Jared Meade | Category: Health



May 13

Promedica Health System Offers Cancer Support Programs

CHAMPS is a free, three-day camp for children ages six and older who have a parent, sibling or close relative/friend diagnosed with cancer. It will be held June 22-24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at St. James Club, located at 7337 W. Bancroft in Toledo. ...

Posted By: Tedra White | Category: Health



Apr 30

Nourishing Our Children

Nourishing Our Children - Timeless Principles for Supporting Learning, Behavior, and Health of Our Children through Optimum Nutrition. Class taught by Kris Johnson, MS Nutrition & Lisa Bowe, C.H.P., Health Counselor Monday, May 17, 2010 - 6 to 8 ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Apr 20

Take control of Your Heart Health

TLC or Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes, are easy ways to improve your heart health. Learn the basics of TLC at a free program on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 6:30 pm (door open at 5:30 pm) at teh Dana Conference Center, Lucas Auditorium on the Campus ...

Posted By: Andrea Jacobs | Category: Health



Apr 10

Salt - It's Place in a Healthy Diet

Chapter leaders, Kris Johnson, M.S. nutrition, and Lisa Bowe, C.H.P., Health Counselor, will present a class in their Healthy Living Series. Salt - It's Place in a Healthy Diet Monday, April 19, 2010 - 6 to 8 p.m. Grace Lutheran Church Fellowship ...

Posted By: Kris Johnson | Category: Health



Mar 26

UT Physicians Office Now Open at the Regency Medical Campus

The University of Toledo Physicians group has opened a new location in the West Toledo/Sylvania area to conveniently serve existing and new patients. Presently physicians are holding office hours there in the areas of Internal Medicine, Family ...

Posted By: Felicia Guerrero | Category: Health



Mar 01

Onthe Go Massage Therapy by Brandie

Mobile Massage Relief Delivered Right to Your Door! Priced by Location, Serving the Tiffin-Toledo Ohio area HOURS: Mon. thru Sat. from 9:00AM - 9:00PM Massage Services Offered Basic Swedish Relaxation Therapeutic for Injury or Sports Deep Tissue ...

Posted By: Brandie | Category: Health



Mar 01

TOTAL NUTRITION invites you to BOOT CAMP!

TOTAL NUTRITION invites you to BOOT CAMP! TOTAL NUTRITION 5455 Airport Hwy Suite A 43615 (In the Lowe’s plaza, next to Chucky Cheese) BOOT CAMP WORKOUTS ARE: - A great way to burn lots of calories - Efficient- you work your whole body in a ...

Posted By: Christina Comparato | Category: Health



Feb 25

Community Health Fair

Community Health Fair Saturday March 6, 2010 9:00 am - 11:00 am Mt. Ararat Missionary Baptist Church 918 Colburn Street Toledo, Ohio 43609 419-472-8747 Rev. John D. Walthall III., Pastor FREE: H1N1 Vaccinations Blood pressure, blood sugar, dexa and ...

Posted By: Brandi McNeal | Category: Health



Feb 23

Promedica Health System to Offer Free Health Screenings

WHAT: ProMedica Total Wellness, a member of ProMedica Health System, will offer free health screenings and educational information at three community events for National Minority Health Month in April. The focus will be on cancer, heart disease and ...

Posted By: Tedra White | Category: Health



Feb 16

Taking Control of Your Heart Health

The University of Toledo Heart and Vascular Center is holding a community event entitled “Taking Control of Your Heart Health Through Nutrition, Exercise and Medications” on Thursday, April 29, 2010, at the Eleanor N. Dana Conference ...

Posted By: Andrea Jacobs | Category: Health



Feb 15

Promedica Lab in Rossford to Host Free Health Screenings

WHAT: The ProMedica Health System laboratory in Rossford will host free health screenings for the public. The free health screenings include blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol, glucose and vascular screenings. Men’s prostate and ...

Posted By: Tedra White | Category: Health



Feb 04

Children with Oppositional Defiant Disorder: Help for Parents

The American Psychiatric Association defines oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) as a recurrent pattern of negativistic, defiant, disobedient, and hostile behavior toward authority figures that persists for at least six months. ODD is usually ...

Posted By: Kitty Slight | Category: Health



Feb 03

Bay Park Community Hospital to Host Free Vascular Screenings

WHAT: Bay Park Community Hospital (BPCH), a member of ProMedica Health System, will host free vascular screenings on the second Monday of every month, from 1-4 p.m. To qualify, people must be over the age of 65, or over age 50 if they have a history ...

Posted By: Tedra White | Category: Health



Jan 26

Bay Park Womens Center Presents Free Womens Heart Luncheon

WHAT: Bay Park Community Hospital Women’s Services Center of Port Clinton will present a free women’s heart wellness luncheon that will include speakers who specialize in women’s heart health. The event will also include bone ...

Posted By: Tedra White | Category: Health



Dec 08

"Its Time to Get It Together"

This 8-week workshop is for women incest, child sexual abuse, and rape survivors and women co-survivors such as spouse, partner, parents, siblings, friends. The purpose of this workshop is to provide participants with the information and skills to ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Oct 16

UT Physicians Cardiology Lab Receives Accreditation

On October 8, 2009 the University of Toledo Physicians, LLC, UT Heart and Vascular Center located in Perrysburg was granted accreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Nuclear Medicine Laboratories (ICANL) for its nuclear ...

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Oct 14

UT Physicians Cardiology Lab Receives Accreditation

On October 8, 2009 the University of Toledo Physicians, LLC, UT Heart and Vascular Center located in Perrysburg was granted accreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Nuclear Medicine Laboratories (ICANL) for its nuclear ...

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Oct 08

Women's Health Expo

Family Medical Centers of MI is having their 3rd Annual "Women's Health Expo" October 10, 2009 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church located at 8330 Lewis Avenue, Temperance, MI. There will be 30+ vendors, health sessions, ...

Posted By: Meg Smith | Category: Health



Aug 27

Learn How to Optimize Your Brain - A Free Community Event

Plan to attend Wellness Across the Age Spectrum, a free evening event for the community, on Thurs., Sept. 24, from 7 - 8:30 p.m. at the Franciscan Theatre and Conference Center of Lourdes College. You will learn how factors - such as positive ...

Posted By: Lynnea Hinton | Category: Health



Aug 20

Toledo Business Helps Others Fight the Flu

TOLEDO BUSINESS HELPS OTHERS FIGHT THE FLU AOA PRODUCTS, LLC ASSEMBLES AFFORDABLE H1N1 HEALTH KITS FOR PUBLIC USE TOLEDO, OHIO 8/20/2009 –AOA Products, LLC, a local custom packaging company, has developed a preparation kit for the H1N1 virus, ...

Posted By: Brian Albright | Category: Health



Jul 26

Toledo, Health Care Can Be Expensive! We Have the Answer

Our Economy is suffering right now. So, much that the American people are struggling to pay for the daily necessities let along their Health Care coverage. Some companies require their members to pay thousands of dollars in Co-Pays and Deductibles ...

Posted By: Cris Badgley | Category: Health



May 27

Come and Relax with Yoga and Meditation at Your Library

What better place than the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library to get involved with two free summer programs, one involving yoga, and the other meditation. Yoga on the Roof If you are curious about yoga, then join us for an afternoon or evening ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Health



May 05

Six Pack Pilates Workshop

“SIX PACK PILATES” This workshop will develop and sculpt your entire Power House, Not only strengthen but also you will see it!!! Based on Classical Pilates, we will give you ideas on how to modernized your existing routines and make ...

Posted By: Elena Dominguez-Bartley | Category: Health



Mar 26

Healthy Kids Day Features Disney Channel Star Alyson Stoner

The YMCA and JCC of Greater Toledo will host its annual YMCA Healthy Kids® Day in partnership with the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library and Fit For Life Toledo on Saturday, April 18 from 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Main Library, located at 325 ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Health



Mar 24

New Look Good Feel Better Session in Your Area!

Look Good…Feel Better®, a program designed to help women overcome the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment, will hold its next session on Monday, April 6, at 12:00 p.m. at St. Anne Mercy Hospital, 3404 Sylvania Ave., ...

Posted By: Colleen Grady | Category: Health