Posts Tagged: family health

Perked Up at Our Hospitals


Jacuzzi tubs, Daddy Boot Camp and the only Swedish birthing chair in Cincinnati — there’s lots to know about what’s here for you now.

Does My Child Have Anxiety?


“Can I stay home with you today mom?” “Can you pick me up early?” “Do I have to go to school today?”   These were questions that my daughter, then 3, was asking me each day. At first, I thought she just wanted to stay home and snuggle, but then I wondered if it could… Read more »

Save Your Child From a Mouthful of Cavities


Yucky cavities. The most chronic childhood disease, according to the dentists at Sea of Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, located in Cincinnati. Five times more prevalent than asthma in children, cavities can cause major trouble for kids, including pain, tooth decay and dental abscesses.   That’s why it’s so important to follow guidelines for tooth care for… Read more »

Top Ten Tips to Keep Your Resolutions


It’s January–time to put those New Year’s resolutions to eat well into practice! Here are some tips to help make 2018 your best year ever from Union Institute & University. 1. Let MyPlate Be Your Guide: Confused about what to eat to stay healthy? Visit the website or download the easy to use app and… Read more »

Atrium Hosts Diabetes Health Fair


November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and Atrium Medical Center will hold a free Diabetes and Wound Care Awareness Health Fair open to the community.   Anyone wanting more information about pre-diabetes, how to manage diabetes, and the importance of wound care are welcome to attend the health fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday,… Read more »

Know Your Risk


The Seven Hills Women’s Health Centers see 40,000 women each year for their annual exams, and it is estimated that approximately 400 of these women are likely to have a genetic mutation that puts them at higher risk for breast, ovarian and other cancers.  How to know if you’re at risk?   Seven Hills is… Read more »

Lead Poisoning: It’s Still a Thing


The doctor called. My son’s lead levels have climbed even higher. It all started at Ezra’s 1-year checkup. The finger prick test for lead that all kids get came back high. Three months later — after our water was tested and found clean, and after we’ve pitched the painted toys made outside of the country… Read more »

Keep Your Resolutions


Want to keep this year’s resolutions to get fit (or stay in shape)?  St. Elizabeth Health Care can make it easy for the whole family to stay active.  Each campus offers convenient walking paths that range in distance from a short half-mile walk to a mile-long trek.  Take multiple laps to meet your walking goals!… Read more »

Rett Syndrome and Related Spectrum Disorders Clinic a Center of Excellence


Congratulations to the Rett Syndrome and Related Spectrum Disorders Clinic at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC), which was recently designated a Clinical Research Center of Excellence by currently works with 22 clinics across North America that provide care and treatment for those patients with Rett Syndrome, a rare genetic mutation affecting brain… Read more »

Cincinnati Children’s Ages & Stages


Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and Liberty Center will offer a new informative child health program called Ages & Stages: A New Era of Parenting.  Open to parents, caregivers and professionals, this new program is FREE to attend! Topics covered include a panel discussion on Healthy Minds, Strong Kids, Happy Families, followed by breakout… Read more »

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