The Northwest Ohio Ketamine Clinic has partnered with the Comprehensive Centers for Pain Management and West Central Surgical Center to open Toledo’s first ever ketamine transfusion center, the NorthWest Ohio Ketamine Clinic. Ketamine, an anesthetic, has been shown to be useful in helping patients with depression (including suicidal thoughts), general anxiety disorder, PTSD, OCD, bipolar disorder, fibromyalgia and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. The NWOKC uses infusion therapy, meaning that the treatment will be monitored intravenously onsite. While ketamine has a potential for addiction, if you feel it could be useful in helping with some of your diagnosed issues, contact NWOKC at 419-344-0563 ornwohioketamineclinic.com.
Five local Veterans reflect on their time in the service.
A life of balance may look effortless, but achieving balance takes work— a lot of work— no matter who you are. From looking good to feeling good, we asked health professionals for their best advice on finding your center. Sarah Stierman, MD FAAD FASDP | co-owner Dermatology Associates & Ada Aesthetics 12780 Roachton Rd., Perrysburg.
Toledo native Joyce Brown has spent her life challenging norms— and herself. Joyce Lathan Brown is a native Toledoan who knows who she is. She achieved that self-knowledge on her path to becoming Ms. Texas Senior America. Joyce’s accomplishments echo the goal of the pageant, which “seeks recognition of the achievements of senior women, motivating