Tag Archives: Health

Toledo’s Stroke Life Center : Help For Survivors And Caregivers

Cindy Roshon and Sue Rindskopf are champions for stroke survivors, educating and advocating while sharing the stories of their own stroke recovery journeys. In fact, that’s how they met. “We were speaking to an occupational therapy class at the University of Toledo,” Rindskopf said. “I think it was in 2010.” By then, Roshon had been

Know The Law

Medical marijuana is now available in Ohio. Adapted from an article by the Ohio State Bar Association.

Dear Mayo Clinic: KNEE AND HIP PAIN

Knee and hip pain without clear cause may benefit from physical therapy Tribune Content Agency DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’m 45, and my right knee and right hip hurt off and on, especially after I lift weights or perform strenuous exercise. I had an MRI done, and there is nothing structurally wrong. Would physical therapy be

New procedure offers men relief from urinary condition

3 million American men suffer Inability to control your bladder can be an embarrassing problem for men, but a very common one. Around 3 million American men each year are diagnosed with a condition called Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), an enlargement of the prostate causing symptoms such as a weak urine stream, or an unpredictable

Yoga For 50 And Over

People unfamiliar with yoga may have the impression that the activity presents impossibly hard poses, or easy, passive stretches on the floor. In fact, yoga runs the whole gamut— from a gentle, restorative practice to fast-moving, powerful exercise. Doctors frequently suggest to patients that they start a yoga practice for the health benefits, including lowered