Health and Wellness News

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.

The Affordable Care Act: What You Need to Know

affordable care actThe Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare and Health Care Reform) goes into full effect in 2014, giving millions of uninsured Americans access to health care. Health Care Reform is here so let’s learn the basics:

It's Not too Late to Get Your Flu Shot

priority care glenway flu shotMatt Birkle MD, and emergency medicine specialist at TriHealth Priority Care – Glenway, discusses the importance of getting a flu shot early with Local’s 12 Liz Bonis during an Ask the Expert Segment.

November Free Fall at the TriHealth Fitness and Health Pavilion

pavilion-open-houseThe holiday season is coming and now's the time to start a healthy routine, especially since the TriHealth Fitness and Health Pavilion is more affordable than ever. Come in today and learn why the Pavilion is more than just a fitness center – and receive big savings.

There's Nothing Icky About Fecal Transplantation

fecal transplant thumbnailDoes the thought of fecal transplantation send you reeling?  Well if you're suffering from chronic gastrointestinal (GI) issues, this is a very sanitary, and successful treatment option. "Our gastrointestinal tract harbors many bacteria, the majority of which are found within the colon," says Greg Anderson MD, a gastroenterologist with The TriHealth Digestive Institute. "We are born with no bacteria in the GI tract, but that soon changes as we first consume breast milk or baby formula, both naturally introducing bacteria into the gut."

Running Miles for Breast Cancer Research

pink ribbon play buttonTriHealth Fitness and Health Pavilion is helping fund breast cancer research with its pink treadmill. Local 12’s Liz Bonis has more details in their Medical Edge segment.

What Happens During a Cardiac Stress Test?

cardiac stress testHigh blood pressure, undefined chest pain or suffering a heart attack – among others heart issues – may warrant the need for a stress test. But, is a cardiac stress test really as stressful as it sounds? “They’re very simple,” says Thomas Willke MD, of Indian Springs Family Medicine.