Press Releases - 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



Mar 03

Golfer's Fitness Workshop

Join us at Essence Mind Body Studio to get your body and mind ready for a great golf season! We will using multiple disciplines (Pilates, yoga, BOSU, TRX) to get your body it tip-top shape for a great season free of aches and pains. Learn ...

Posted By: Diana Spiess | Category: Health



Mar 03

Basic & Advanced Self Defense Classes with Tashi Troy Price

TASHI TROY PRICE, began training Karatedo and Kobudo in 1982 at the Columbia School of Karatedo West Columbia, SC, under the direction of Hanshi Ridgely Abele. In 1985 he began studying Ju-Jutsu along with his Karatedo training. In 1997 he also ...

Posted By: Diana Spiess | Category: Health



Feb 11

Discussion Circles for Incest & Child Sexual Abuse Survivors

Support and sisterly love for women incest and child sexual abuse survivors Discussion Circles will assist survivors work through their abuse experience and explore how the culture of some ethnic group can impede survivors’ journey to ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Feb 11

Evening of Rest & Rejuvenation for Sexual Abuse Survivors

Are you tired yet? Do you finally understand you need to take care of yourself? Come meet other women who are incest or child sexual abuse survivors that are tired like you and want to reinvent their lives. You'll learn about "The Acceptantances, ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Feb 11

Discusion Circles for Incest & Child Sexual Abuse Survivors

Support and sisterly love for women incest and child sexual abuse survivors is available in Toledo! Come share your dreams and journey to happiness with other women who understand. Circles are facilitated, by CeCe Norwood, author of There IS ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Feb 04

Fit For Life Toledo Brain Health Symposium

The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) presents a daylong Fit For Life Toledo Brain Health Symposium scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, February 27 at Main Library, 325 Michigan St., in downtown Toledo. Health care professionals, ...

Posted By: Rhonda Sewell | Category: Health



Jan 17

Sistas Movin' On Discussion Circle

Support and sisterly love for women incest and child sexual abuse survivors is available in Toledo! Come share your dreams and journey to happeness with other women who understand. Circles are facilitated, by CeCe Norwood, author of There IS ...

Posted By: CeCe Norwood | Category: Health



Oct 28

New BioFit Healthcare Seating Helps Protect Against Bacteria

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Liz Sworden, BioFit 1-800-597-0246 liz.sworden@biofit.com www.biofit.com Bowling Green, OH, October 1, 2008 – BioFit Engineered Products, an Ohio-based manufacturer and worldwide leader of ergonomic seating ...

Posted By: libbey koppinger | Category: Health



Oct 18

Book Signing - Promoting Traumatic Brain Injury awareness

Please join us Tuesday, October 28 from 6-8 pm at the Delta Public Library on 402 Main St in Delta or a short program and book signing event by Jay LeFevre, author of "Jennifer" - a book that tells the miracle of their daughter's healing, recovery, ...

Posted By: Jay LeFevre | Category: Health



Jul 24

Come celebrate 16 years with Toledo's only food Co-op

Come Celebrate our 16th Anniversary! We’re having a Party! We’ll have live music, Games, FREE HEALTHY FOOD, Prizes to raffle, and you can meet the farmers who grow your produce! Saturday August 23 11am-5pm 1447 West Sylvania Ave. ...

Posted By: Abby | Category: Health



May 16

Yoga for Everyone - On the Roof!

What better place to practice yoga and become harmonious with mind, body, and spirit than atop the Civic Plaza (rooftop) at Main Library, 325 Michigan Street in downtown Toledo. Yoga loosely means “union” in Sanskrit, the language of ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Health



Mar 25

A new place for Addiction Recovery in Toledo

Newly founded in Toledo, Ohio! Support for drug addiction recovery. TRC provides assistance to individuals and facilities in Toledo seeking help for the support of addiction recovery. We offer free help to local nonprfits, as well as unisured ...

Posted By: Kim | Category: Health



Mar 04

National Healthcare Decisions Day 2008

On April 16, 2008, join Americans across the country in making future healthcare decisions known to family, friends and healthcare providers. Share your wishes anbd complete your advance directive, because...YOUR DECISIONS MATTER. FREE COMMUNITY ...

Posted By: Jennifer Joseph | Category: Health



Jan 14

PERFORMERS SCHOOL OF DANCE OFFERS NEW ADULT GROUP EXERCISE

Sylvania, OH – January 11, 2007 – Beginning in January, a full menu of adult group exercise classes will be offered at The Performers School of Dance on Central Avenue in Sylvania. Performers Group Fitness will be a place where members ...

Posted By: Dino Piccinini | Category: Health



Sep 05

Race for Victory 5K Run/Walk

On Saturday, October 13, 2007 at 9:00am, a 5K Run/Walk at Swan Creek Metropark will benefit The Victory Center of Toledo, a non-profit cancer wellness center. The Race is sponsored by The Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician ...

Posted By: Kelly Brooks | Category: Health



Aug 28

Tai Chi for Health

Below are 7 events regarding Tai Chi. I am emailing these for inclusion on your "Community Calendar" event site. Thank you for your attention to this. Barb Colvin bcolvin@bex.net Taoist Tai Chi Society Monday, October 1st Tai Chi for Health ...

Posted By: Barb Colvin | Category: Health



Aug 20

Program Director

LYMPHEDEMA: answers, information, products, and support. Join a panel of local healthcare professionals for a free open house on Saturday, November 3, 2007 from 10am-2pm at The Victory Center to answer all of your questions about ...

Posted By: Kelly Brooks | Category: Health



Aug 08

Area Office on Aging Helps Seniors Beat the Heat on Wednesday and Thursday

Contact: Emilie Owens, MPH, LSW Emergency Coordinator 419.704.3181 8.7.07 Due to the high heat & humidity the Area Office on Aging has established the following Emergency Cooling Centers offering relief to seniors extra hours Wednesday August 8 ...

Posted By: Justin Moor | Category: Health



Aug 08

Kinship Navigator Program Receives National Aging Achievement Award

The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A) honored the Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio, Inc.’s Kinship Navigator Program with the 2007 Aging Achievement Award for its achievement in improving the lives of older adults ...

Posted By: Justin Moor | Category: Health