By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. If you shop for healthy food, you will not only save a lot of money but will get a wealth of health. Obesity is not only plaguing our generation but generations to come. I am sure that you have noticed this as you observe the overweight children and adults walking […]
FORT WAYNE—The History Center has announced Parkview Health as the title sponsor for the 2014 Festival of Gingerbread. Now in its 29th year, this fund raiser for the museum brings edible creations by local artists to the museum during the holidays as well as special weekend programs. Special holiday exhibits during the Festival include a Wolf […]
FORT WAYNE—Transitional Health Inc. is scheduled to host two nutrition and fitness educational classes—dubbed Back To Basics—from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Sept. 9 and Sept. 11 at McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbott St. Back To Basics is a health and wellness class that provides nutritional and fitness guidance towards a healthy lifestyle. Participants […]
FORT WAYNE—Some people say there’s a solution to every problem. At the very least, there is a way to find peace in the midst of any of life’s storms. That’s the central message behind the Fourth Annual Amnesty & Deliverance Community Festival, set for Aug. 23 in McMillen Park. According to Amnesty & Deliverance Community […]
By Brenda Robinson Fort Wayne, as with every American city, has gotten a lot of things wrong. Yet, with all the things Fort Wayne has gotten wrong, they got it right with placing a health clinic in southeast Fort Wayne. The new facility, Parkview Neighborhood Health Center on Paulding Road, is ‘sho nuf’ good news. Southeast […]
Fort Wayne–On Saturday, Aug. 31, Organizing for Action volunteers will “Get Out the Facts” about Obamacare, calling out efforts to mislead and misinform people about the law. OFA volunteers will make sure their neighbors know the truth: millions of Americans just like them are already benefiting from the law, and millions more stand to benefit with enrollment […]
AARP Allen County Chapter 187 invites all AARP members and other interested seniors to hear Fred Taube at 2 p.m. on May 16 at the Community Foundation, 555 E. Wayne Street (on the northwest corner of Wayne and Monroe Streets).
Every year, National Nurses Week focuses attention on the diverse ways America’s 3.1 million registered nurses work to save lives and to improve the health of millions of individuals. This year, the American Nurses Association (ANA) has selected “Delivering Quality and Innovation in Patient Care” as the theme for 2013.
By Dr. Ruby Cain | The Fort Wayne Alumnae Chapter (FWAC) of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. dedicated IMPACT Day, March 9, 2013, to educate the public on the issue of childhood obesity…
Visiting one of the ten participating barbershops listed below on Saturday, April 13, could mean more than just getting a haircut; it might save your life. Health screenings and education will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.