Health and Wellness News

Trauma Centers: What You Need to Know

thumbnail medicIf you’ve ever broken a bone or injured yourself to where you need stitches, it can be a traumatizing experience— But, when is an injury severe enough for you to be considered a "trauma patient"?

I Have Arthritis: Is There a Workout for Me?

 water workout arthritisIf you suffer from arthritis, and struggle to find an effective workout that is easy on your joints, a water workout might be the perfect solution. Karen Sims, an athletic trainer at the TriHealth Fitness and Health Pavilion, explains the not so painful benefits of a water workout.

Keep Your Fitness Routine Fresh: Try a Water Workout

water workout thumbnailIf you’re looking to switch up your fitness routine, interested in becoming more active but don’t know where to start, or need an exercise plan that is easy on your joints, it might be time to consider hitting the water.

Join TriHealth Pavilion by Feb. 28 and Receive Deals

Join the TriHealth Fitness and Health Pavilion, with a friend*, by Feb. 28 and receive: free specialty group fitness class, free 30-minute personal training session, complimentary lunch for two at the Atrium Café* and 20% off a spa service for two*.

TriHealth Pavilion Hosting Wellness Expo March 8

Pavilion Fitness Expo 2014The TriHealth Fitness & Health Pavilion, located at 6200 Pfieffer Road is hosting an open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, March 8. Attendees can enjoy a full day of free health and wellness opportunities, including: exercise classes, food samples, free guest day, health screenings, kids activities, physician talks, raffle prizes and spa services.

What Is Fecal Transplantation?

Dr. Peck Allan Peck MD, a gastrointereologist with the TriHealth Digestive Institute explains fecal transplantation - a recent FDA approved treatment option for intestinal infections, with Local12’s Liz Bonis during an Ask the Expert segment.

TriHealth Cancer Institute Hosting Free Skin Cancer Screening Jan. 11

Skin Cancer Screening January 11The TriHealth Cancer Institute, in collaboration with Melanoma Know More, is sponsoring a free skin cancer screening from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 11. The screening will take place at the Bethesda North Medi Center.

Video Recipe: Veggie Wrap Meal for Digestive Health

Veggie Wrap - KrogerTriHealth has partnered with Kroger to show you that living better and eating better doesn't have to be expensive or time consuming. Here, we show you how to make a quick, affordable meal that's easy on your digestion: a vegetable wrap with chips and dessert.

When is a Lump More Serious?

joel sorger thumbnailHave you ever noticed a small lump somewhere on your body, and wondered — I wonder what this is? While it might be nothing to worry about, it is always good practice to have a physician examine the lump to make sure it is not serious. Joel Sorger MD, an orthopaedic oncologist with the TriHealth Orthopedic and Spine Institute, discusses when a lump can be a more serious condition called soft tissue sarcoma.

Medical Fitness Facilities Focus on Baseline and Waistline

medical fitness facility thumbnailAre you familiar with medical fitness facilities? Do you know the difference between a medical fitness facility and other fitness centers? Deb Riggs, general manager of the TriHealth Fitness and Health Pavilion says the goal of a medical fitness facility is prevention and maintaining good health.