Tag Archives: Health

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

Self-Care And Fitness

Open Arms Wellness Center & Yoga Loft is the ideal place for you to get a workout in, clear your mind, and find new ways to look and feel your best.

Should I stop my blood thinners before skin cancer surgery?

A question Dr. Molenda at Bravia Dermatology often gets from patients is whether they should stop their blood thinner before surgery. The answer is almost always no — do no stop your prescribed blood thinner. This is especially important for patients with a history of heart attack, stroke, or blood clots. While being on blood

Cancer Care: Focusing on mental health for patients

Almost 10 percent of the U.S. population has been diagnosed with cancer, along with countless other lives having been affected by the disease. Linda Waters, local Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Supervisor, and doctoral candidate at the University of Toledo, explains, “People are living with cancer a lot longer because treatment is much better, and