The Susan G. Komen Northwest Ohio Race for the Cure is a major event every year, drawing thousands of people who support the fight against breast cancer. But this year’s race, to be held on Sunday, September 24 in downtown Toledo (and Saturday, September 23 in Findlay on the campus of Blanchard Valley Hospital), offers even more reasons to “get your pink on.”
For local author Alonza Vinson, a series of severe back and knee problems spanning several years nearly resulted in the complete loss of mobility. But today—owing to his own perseverance and the dedicated rehab team at The Laurels of Toledo—he’s back on his feet again and publishing inspirational books.
There is a reason that CHI Living Communities Franciscan Care Center says, “Home is here.” Because leadership and staff have a passion around a common mission to improve lives and communities with reverence for all creation, integrity in all they do, compassion for those they serve and their families, and excellence by putting forth their personal and professional best.
Shailendra Misra, MD, has joined Christopher Meyer, MD, and the staff at West Ohio Pediatrics, located on the campus of the Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon. As an integral part of this practice, Dr. Misra looks forward to providing comprehensive care to pediatric patients from the time they’re born until they reach young adulthood.
Reflecting a strong commitment to providing a life-affirming environment and nurturing residents in mind, body, and spirit, Sunset House features among its numerous amenities a well-appointed library. Located on the first floor of Sunset House near Sunflower Lane, the library’s shelves are stocked with literally hundreds of books in all different genres—including mysteries, fiction, non-fiction, large coffee table books, and much more.
Findings from the 2016/2017 Lucas County Community Health Assessment—which provides an accurate picture of how Lucas County children, youth, and adults are faring with their health and wellbeing—will be presented at two free and open meetings in September: