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SEASONAL AFFECTIVE DISORDER (SAD) & DEPRESSION   The Mayo Clinic Defines Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) as: Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that’s related to changes in seasons — SAD begins and ends at about the same

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Toledo, OH Mama Meow’s Top Picks for August 2016… August 12-13: Maumee Summer Fair @ Uptown Maumee  Bounce houses, pony rides, car show, family entertainment, food etc. Friday 5-11:30pm, Saturday 9am-11:30pm. August 18-21: NW Ohio

It’s summer, finally!! The sun is shining, the pool’s open and there are more cookout invites than you can possibly attend. Along with all of this summertime activity, comes some common health risks/dangers you need to be mindful of.  

  As state ranked star athlete for Start High School, native Toledoan Roshawn Jones had his sights set on wrestling for Cleveland State. But, the senior tragically broke his neck, during a match, in 2007. After surgery to remove, and

Mama Meow’s Top Pick for June… June 18: Dragon Boat Summer Learning Festival @ International Park Dragon boat racing, fun family activities, entertainment and vendors. Free. The all day event begins at 7am. There are More Fun Family Events in

Mama Meow’s Top Picks for May… May 12-15: Ohio Spring Fest @ Stranahan Theater  It’s the 1st annual Ohio Spring Fest! There will be rides, a dog show, petting zoo, BMX show, fireworks, monster trucks, music and more. Hours: Thursday

May is Physical Fitness & Sports Month….and a great way to enjoy the outdoors and get exercise is riding your bike! Toledo Bicycle Coalition was founded this year (2016) by a group of cycling enthusiasts who want everyone in Toledo

May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month As a fitness professional, I am particularly invested in this month’s Health & Wellness article. I, personally, know the value of physical activity. Exercise, sports, or working out are essential to your

Mama Meow’s Top Pick for April… April 10: Kids Opening Day @ Fifth Third Field Kids Opening Day will feature the brand new Hensville Family Theme Park! There will be obstacle courses, bounce houses, activity mazes, slides and interactive sports

WHAT IS PUBLIC HEALTH? Public health refers to the health and wellness of people and their communities. This can mean vaccinating children to prevent the spread of disease, or educating people about the risks of alcohol and tobacco. School nutrition