Category: Health

Healing Journey Support Group meetings start Thursday, March 15th at Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on March 12, 2018

  • Health

HEALING JOURNEY SUPPORT GROUP FREE SIX WEEK SERIES Focus on rebuilding life after the death of a loved one and incorporating hope. Help normalize the grief experience through sharing with others facing similar challenges. THURSDAYS, MARCH 15TH – APRIL 19TH Choose 2pm-4pm OR 6pm-8pm Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center 3358 Ridgewood Rd., Akron, OH 44333…



Epilepsy Support Group meets monthly on Wednesday evenings @ Fairlawn Kiwanis Community Center

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on March 7, 2018

  • Health

EMPOWERING EPILEPSY YOGA FAIRLAWN KIWANIS COMMUNITY CENTER 3486 S. Smith Rd., Fairlawn (map) WEDNESDAYS, 7:00PM – 9:00PM Next Meeting March 14th WHAT TO EXPECT – Free Support Group with Yoga 8pm-9pm – Yoga is personalized to each individual – Meet others who understand epilepsy – Learn strategies to mange your seizures – Make new friends –…



Free Nutrition & Fitness talks in March

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 28, 2018

  • Health

FREE MONTHLY LECTURE SERIES NuFit: Nutrition & Fitness Education for a new you! Get the latest information on nutrition and fitness: new recipes, facts and myths, and tips from our experts.  Reservations are encouraged. MARCH TOPICS Fad Diets Fad Exercise TUESDAY, MARCH 6TH 6:00pm – 7:00pm Akron General Health & Wellness 4300 Allen Rd., Stow Register by…



Healthy Strides: Warm Up with an Indoor Walk @ Akron General Health & Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 28, 2018

  • Health

Join others for a casual one-mile walk indoors preceded by a brief informative talk by Akron General physicians and caregivers. Topics change each session. FREE TO ATTEND – NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED THURSDAY, MARCH 8TH 1:00PM Akron General Health & Wellness Center 4125 Medina Rd., Akron THURSDAY, MARCH 15TH 1:00PM Akron General Health & Wellness Center 1940 Town…



Free Depression & Bipolar Support Group for patients and adult families & friends

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 21, 2018

  • Health

DEPRESSION & BIPOLAR SUPPORT GROUP A free support group for patients plus adult family and friends hosted by Cleveland Clinic Akron General meets regularly. New visitors are welcome to observe and join the conversation as they are comfortable. Akron General Health & Wellness Bath 2nd Floor, Copley Room 4125 Medina Road, Akron MONDAYS FROM 6:30PM –…



Learn more about Heart Health at a Free Information & Screening Session on Tuesday, February 13th @ Akron General, Bath

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 7, 2018

  • Health

FREE HEART HEALTH INFORMATION SESSION  Features free screenings, giveaways and an education panel with heart and vascular physicians, dietitians and exercise specialists. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH 5:00PM – 7:00PM Akron General Health Wellness Center, Bath, 4125 Medina Road, Akron CALL 330-344-2462 TO REGISTER OR ONLINE AT www.akrongeneral.org/heartmonth



Free Grief Support for Kids ages 6-12 on Friday, February 9th from 5-7pm @ Hospice Care Center

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 5, 2018

  • Health

KIDS LOVING MEMORIES Free support for children ages 6-12 who have experienced a significant loss, such as a parent, sibling or grandparent. Participants will remember those special loved ones using crafts, storytelling and music. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH 5:00PM – 7:00PM Justin T. Rogers Hospice Care Center 3358 Ridgewood Road, Akron (map) REGISTER @ 330-668-4662



Healthy Strides: Warm Up with an Indoor Walk @ Akron General Health & Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 31, 2018

  • Health

Join others for a casual one-mile walk indoors preceded by a brief informative talk by Akron General physicians and caregivers. Topics change each session. FREE TO ATTEND – NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH THURSDAY, MARCH 8TH 1:00PM Akron General Health & Wellness Center 4125 Medina Rd., Akron THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15TH THURSDAY, MARCH 15TH 1:00PM Akron General Health &…