Category: Health

Health Notes June/July 2024

Uptown Green Adds Exercise Equipment The City of Toledo Parks and Youth Services Department is partnering with the Lucas County Health Department to add exercise equipment to Uptown Green. Items like an upright...

The Local Brand Blueprint

The way a company creates their brand can make or break the business. The logo, imagery and slogan can all impact how customers perceive a business and how memorable the business is...

100th Celebration of the Mills Trophy Race

The Toledo Yacht Club and Storm Trysail Club are hosting this year's annual Mills Trophy Race on June 7. However, this is not just an ordinary year, 2024 marks the 100th celebration...

Green End-Of-Life Options Becoming Increasingly Popular

Americans interested in green options for their end-of-life planning have been growing over the last several years. Green options for end-of-life planning include green burial and green cremation. Both of these options are...

Senior Centers Inc. Searching for Foster Grandparent Program Volunteers

Senior Centers Inc. is recruiting volunteers ages 55 and older for their Foster Grandparent Program. The program is in partnership with Toledo Public Schools, daycares and other social services organizations in the Toledo...

The Healthy Senior: How Important is Exercise?

Q. How important is exercise when you are a senior? Is it worth the risks of hurting yourself? All the current scientific evidence shows that geezers should exercise, even though many older people...

Bowling Green Memory Care Facility Opening in the Summer

Bowling Green aims to open a memory care facility in the summer of 2024. The facility focuses on providing services and support to persons living with Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia and other related...

DOA Announces $6 Million Adult Day Services Grant

The Ohio Department of Aging committed $6 million in grant funding to revitalize adult day services across the state of Ohio. Director Ursel J. McElroy announced the grant to fund the essential services...

Get Discounts Across Ohio With Golden Buckeye Card

One of the perks of getting older is all the discounts. Seniors receive discounts for entertainment, dining, health, travel and more across the United States. Ohioans can save even more with a...

Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie Looking For Participants

If you consider yourself to be a Humanist and are looking for a community of like-minded people, the Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie (SHoWLE) is for you. The group meets every 2nd...

The Healthy Senior: Taking a Spill

Q. I'm 79 and I've taken a couple of spills in the last few months. I'm concerned that I might not be as steady on my feet as I used to be....

What Makes Us Laugh? The History of Laughter and the Science Behind Its Medicinal Effects

Whether you laugh is a guffaw, chuckle, chortle, cackle, roar, howl or giggle, the ability to laugh is shared by all people around the world. Humans even share this ability with apes...





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