Category: Health

Health Notes February/March 2024

AOA Benefits of Journaling Workshop & hospital admission and discharge Join the Area Office on Aging for the monthly Caregiving Educational Series via video. The February series focuses on the benefits of journaling...

First Thursday Luncheon Series Focuses on Mental Health

Every Thursday from October to April, excluding December, the Monroe Street United Methodist Church, 3613 Monroe St. hosts their First Thursday Luncheon Series. The First Thursday Luncheon, “an interfaith coalition of local peace...

Taylor Automotive Family Donates $1 Million for Cancer Research

The Toledo Clinic Cancer Centers and Taylor Automotive family recently announced the formation of the Taylor Cancer Research Center.  This not-for-profit clinical research program will benefit all cancer patients in Northwest Ohio.  The Taylor...

Snow Angels Create Safe Environment for Toledo Residents

Winter weather can create hazardous environments for the elderly and people with disabilities. Toledo has created a program to counteract that problem.  The City of Toledo’s Snow Angels Shoveling Program works to make...

Reduce Fear of Falling with Area Office on Aging

The fear of falling can keep many older adults at home and inactive, reducing their quality of life. The Area Office on Aging’s Matter of Balance 8-week program, starting Jan. 22, 9:30...

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions with Metroparks Toledo

Many people set goals and resolutions in the new year to create a healthier lifestyle for themselves. Metroparks Toledo has created many events to help residents stick to their New Year's resolutions...

Know the Signs of Elder Abuse This Season

As you visit your loved ones this holiday season, be on the lookout for signs of elder abuse.  Being aware of the signs can help protect your elderly neighbors, family or friends from...

Health Notes December 2023/January 2024

Mercy Health partners with RIP Medical Debt Mercy Health and RIP Medical Debt reached a new agreement to alleviate $7.22 million of medical debt almost 5000 area patients with financial obligations related to...

Focus On Caregiving: Resources and More

Local Caregiver Resources Here are a few local resources to help with your caregiving needs. The Commons: Promedica Senior Living 10542 Fremont Pike 419-874-1931 perrysburgcommons.com The Commons offers all-inclusive monthly independent living rental options for persons ages 55...

Area Office on Aging Educates on Medicare

Toledo's Area Office on Aging is assisting seniors as they navigate the intricacies of Medicare open enrollment. With the annual enrollment period running from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7, the agency is...

Better Business Bureau’s 12 Scams of Christmas

With 2023 quickly winding down, Better Business Bureau has once again compiled our naughty list of the top 12 Scams of Christmas – a perennial favorite of our broadcast and print media partners, and their...





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