The River Centre Foundation will hold its 7th Annual Bridge to Recovery Walk on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the River Centre Foundation House, 5445 Main Street, Sylvania. The focus of this event is to create awareness of eating disorders, which affect more than 30 million Americans. Included in the event is a one-mile walk that symbolizes the steps that are taken in the recovery process to move forward and inspire others, while sharing that eating disorders are dangerous illnesses and not a life choice. Participants will gather at the River Centre Foundation house then walk through the beautiful Harroun Community Park and end back at the Foundation house.
What’s not to love about free? Free hostas, daylilies, forget-me-nots, coneflowers? Sometimes there are free cacti, canna tubers, ornamental grasses, seeds, and vegetable starts.
Two upcoming events, April 29 and May 6, are opportunities to try new plants, mostly perennials, as well as to discuss your landscaping ideas and challenges with master gardeners.
When rehabilitating from an injury, joint surgery, or other physical challenge that affects function and mobility, patients’ bodies—more precisely, their body weight—can actually stand in the way of their recovery. After all, getting up on your feet and motivated to move is no simple matter if doing so causes excruciating joint pain or puts you at risk of falling.
CHI Living Communities St. Clare Commons announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Nursing Care Center Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient and resident care.
The Elizabeth Scott Community, a family owned and operated independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility, has launched a new website that is attractive, easy to navigate, and contains a great deal of information for visitors (www.elizabethscott.org).
Summer is just around the corner, and there is a buzz in the University of Toledo Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic (UTSLHC). That buzz is coming from the faculty and students of the Speech-Language Pathology program as they get set to launch a number of exciting summer programs for individuals with communication disorders.
At Luxe Laser Vein & Body Center, discovering new ways to put your best face forward can be a surprisingly fun and social experience. With a lot of exciting expansion recently completed at the facility, including brand-new surgery and aesthetic treatment rooms as well as dedicated spaces for group use, Luxe Laser is now proud to host a variety of different events and training opportunities for the general public and cosmetic industry professionals.
Vision Associates—Northwest Ohio’s largest ophthalmology practice—has announced that it has joined The Toledo Clinic.
“This is an important step for Vision Associates,” said Dr. Rodney McCarthy, President of Vision Associates. “The Toledo Clinic is the region’s most respected group of independent physicians, and our affiliation will allow us to ensure that our patients receive quality and coordinated care no matter what their healthcare needs might be.”