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YMCA Holds Local Healthy Kids Day

The YMCA of Greater Toledo will be holding Healthy Kids Day® throughout April and May. Nationwide, Healthy Kids Day is celebrated by YMCAs as...

Let’s Get Moving in Toledo’s City Parks

Parks and Youth Services' Award-Winning ‘Let's Get Moving’ Walking Program will be holding three pop-up events in local city parks this spring and summer. During these...

Don’t Let Your Child Become a Summer Couch Potato 

Despite children returning to pre-pandemic levels of physical activity, the World Health Organization has reported that kids are not meeting the necessary activity levels for good health.

5 Ways to Get Your Teens Outside

You know your kids are growing up when they no longer have recess at school. When my son started middle school, recess and even physical education were no longer part of his schedule.

Junior League of Toledo Continues to Address Insufficient Diaper Supply

The Junior League of Toledo is addressing the necessity of diapers in the community though the As We Grow Diaper Bank. In order to...

Time to Talk to Teens About Marijuana

Ohio citizens voted to legalize recreational marijuana in November’s elections, making it the 24th state in the country to do so. Many parents, educators,...

Unveiling the Silent Threat: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) 

In 2019, the sports world was shaken by the tragic suicide of 18-year-old Wyatt Bramwell, who, posthumously, became the first high school football player...

Help Save Simon from Sanfilippo Syndrome

Simon Croke is a seven-year-old boy whose parents have been fighting for his life since he was a toddler. As an infant, there were...

Certified Autism Centers in Toledo

There are 11 different businesses and organizations in Toledo that have become a Certified Autism Center (CAC). We've losted all of them here!

Health & Wellness Guide 2024

With fresh beginnings and resolutions, the new year is a great time to reevaluate how we take care of ourselves. Self care is important...

The Dawn of a New Era of Maturity: Supporting Our Growing Teen

It starts with an eye roll, a slammed door, muttering under their breath as they stomp away, and you wonder when your sweet child...

Beyond Healthcare Toledo: Nurturing Mental Wellness Beyond Boundaries

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Beyond Healthcare emerged as a beacon of hope, pioneering a transformative approach to mental health care for...