New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Tuscarawas County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, February 11th from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m and on Saturday, February 12th from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
Jackson Township, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Jackson has partnered with Buehler’s Fresh Foods to offer additional low-cost blood screenings to the Jackson community. These screenings will take place on Tuesday, February 1st from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Pharmacy Area of Buehler’s Food Market, located at 7138 Fulton Drive N.W., Canton.
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has announced its support of CaringBridge, a charitable nonprofit organization providing free websites that connect families and friends during a serious health event, care and recovery. A CaringBridge website gives patients and caregivers a place to provide health updates, post photos and receive messages of hope and encouragement in a guestbook.
New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center in partnership with Tuscarawas County Public Library is offering a Heart Health Fair on Tuesday, February 15th inside the library’s New Philadelphia branch located at 121 Fair Ave NW, from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Carrollton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Carroll County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, January 28, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. The facility, located at 125 Canton Rd., Carrollton, will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for $8.
Topic: The American Stroke Association is holding a live Virtual Stroke Fair open to the community on Wednesday, January 19 | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: Strokes, which are largely preventable, are the third leading cause of death and are a leading cause of adult disability in the United States. Knowledge is power, and to help create a more informed public, The American Stroke Association is holding a live Virtual Stroke Fair on Wednesday, January 19 beginning at 8 a.m.
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Hospice will host Hope Blossoms Style Show & Luncheon on Saturday, April 30 at McKinley Grand Hotel, located at 320 Market Ave. South in Canton. Lunch is at noon, and the style show will follow. Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased by calling 330-649-4380. Table assignments will be given at the time of payment.
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, Lake, Plain, Jackson & North Canton will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in January. Each facility will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for $8, at their respective locations on the following dates:
New Philadelphia, Ohio: Obesity affects as many as 30 percent of Americans, and the condition is linked with about 300,000 adult deaths annually. Kathy Wise, RD, LD, LWC, Director of Health & Wellness at Mercy Medical Center, will present “New Year, New You, New Weight,” on Wednesday, January 19, at 6 p.m., inside Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County.