Look Good, Feel Good

. October 1, 2015.


Associates in Women’s Health

5300 Haroun Rd. 419.843.4836 associnwomenshealth.com Answers by Susan Jackson

Dr. David Jackson

Tell us about your business: 

Dr. David Jackson is a DO, board certified in OB GYN with 25 years of practice.  He is conservative when it comes to surgical treatment, believing that other options should be tried first, but does have a full surgical practice as well. The practice is independent and accepts most insurance, including Medicare and Ohio Medicaid. The office is located on the campus of Flower Hospital.  Dr. Jackson performs most of his deliveries and surgeries at Flower, but also has privileges at St. Anne’s, St. Vincent’s, and St. Luke’s Hospitals.

How do your services make someone feel better?

In order to make others feel better, we can try medications or procedures to alleviate pain and discomfort.  We also give peace of mind by doing regular visits, breast exams, scheduling screening tests like mammograms and performing routine Pap smears.

What go to things do you use to make yourself feel better and what can you recommend to others?

For me, some key things for feeling well are exercise and eating right.  It is always amazing to me how much better I feel with even a little daily exercise – a bike ride or a walk.  Both of those things are easy, inexpensive and can be done at any pace.


Van Optical

5307 Monroe St. 419.841.8850 vanoptical.com

Kim Van tuinen

Tell us about your business:

My father opened Van Optical in 1974 to better serve his clients. He broadened the selection of frames and newest lenses by securing relationships with dozens of the industries leading suppliers. I have continued this philosophy of “not one size fits all” Van Optical presents the areas largest selection of “Eyewear for Everyone”, to truly customize your needs.

How do your services make someone feel better? 

We complete your eyewear using the latest lens technology therefore improving vision and easing eyestrain. Our experienced opticians expertly adjust your eyewear so that you are comfortable. And, let’s be honest… the better you look the better you feel, so our huge selection provides you with just the right “look”!

What go to things do you use to make yourself feel better and what can you recommend to others?

Laughing with my daughter…infectious giggling. Talking with friends…remembering old times. Watching old movies…especially comedies. Getting massage with aromatherapy…for relaxation. Having a great meal…I suggest sushi.


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