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Unique Approaches to Treat Mental Illness and Substance Abuse

The Lindner Center of HOPE, which opened in 2008 and is affiliated with UC Health, offers patient-centered, scientifically advanced care for individuals suffering with mental illness, addictions and other disorders. The Lindner Center calls its partial hospitalization program Mindful Transitions, designed to fill that gap where a patient might need more intensive care than they would get in an outpatient setting, yet do not require hospitalization.
Mon, May 23, 2016

Community Support on the Frontline of Cancer

For 25 years, Cancer Support Community Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky (CSC) has been taking strides to make sure that no one faces cancer alone.
Thu, May 19, 2016

Weighing Your Losses

Three out of four Americans struggle with weight. The largest contributing factor to good health is maintaining a steady weight and following a good diet. Obesity is a serious health issue, but Magdalena Kerschner, MD, at Victory Weight Loss & Wellness believes weight loss is possible with the proper medical attention and support.
Mon, May 09, 2016

A Tradition of Innovation

Carrying on Frank Mayfield's ideals, Mayfield Brain & Spine is proud to be a national leader in neurosurgery. Over the years, their specialists have developed countless treatment programs and facilities that have been innovative in their field.
Wed, Apr 27, 2016

Combining the Highest Quality of Care with Community Outreach

St. Elizabeth Healthcare is a special part of the community. Everyone – patients and employees alike – are treated like family. This comfortable and warm atmosphere is based on the highest degree of professionalism and a sincere desire to strive for excellence every day.
Tue, Apr 26, 2016

Walk with a Doc

The Jewish Hospital - Mercy Health launches twice monthly Walk with a Doc program at Kenwood Towne Center in April.
Thu, Apr 07, 2016

Researching for Hope

“There are a number of important reasons to have a research program while you’re treating patients,” explains Susan L. McElroy, M.D. “One of the most important reasons is that you’re able to bring new findings to the clinical arena sooner rather than later."
Tue, Mar 29, 2016

Following A Passion

Three years ago, Bedi opened a home dialysis company to give her patients the opportunity to do dialysis, a life-saving procedure, in the comfort of their home. Bedi’s clinic is the only one of its kind to carry Amia PD Cycler. This new technology gives her the ability to offer home dialysis treatment to patients who may not have been candidates otherwise.
Fri, Mar 25, 2016

Riding for Breast Cancer Research

Odds are someone you know has been affected by breast cancer. Western & Southern Financial Group is trying to reduce those numbers by sponsoring and contributing to several fundraising efforts. Cancer has affected Western & Southern president and CEO John Barrett – his wife, Eileen, was diagnosed with breast cancer 16 years ago. The idea for Ride Cincinnati was born, fulfilling Eileen Barrett’s desire for an event that would directly benefit Cincinnatians while providing a unique, family-friendly activity.
Wed, Mar 23, 2016

Duo Shares a Passion for Excellence in Patient Care

The talented team of doctors at Cincinnati Eye Institute (CEI) has grown by two with the addition of Fred B. Chu, MD, and Kavitha R. Sivaraman, MD, who joined the practice in September 2015. They are a married couple whose mutual passion for ophthalmology brought them together as first-year medical students at Washington University in Saint Louis. “Fred loves to tell people it was ‘love at first sight,’ which is usually met with a mixture of groans and laughter,” says Dr. Sivaraman.
Fri, Mar 18, 2016

A New Pace

Bill Thomason was one of the first patients in Greater Cincinnati to receive a leadless pacemaker through a clinical research trial at St. Elizabeth Heart & Vascular Institute. Measuring less than 10 percent of the size of a conventional pacemaker, this leadless pacemaker doesn’t require invasive surgery like its predecessors that usually require longer recovery periods. “There are no restrictions with the leadless pacemaker.”
Thu, Mar 03, 2016

Benefit from the Power of Mineral Water

Minerals have been celebrated throughout history for their restorative powers and health benefits. Bleux Water Spa, located in the Mariemont Promenade, sits upon a source of mineral water that was created by glacial movements and mineral deposits. In 2011, Shelly Summe, owner of Bleux Water Spa and her business partner, Kyle Henson, began their quest to use the natural mineral water to open a spa.
Wed, Mar 02, 2016

Providing Access to Tomorrow’s Therapies Today

At the Carl and Edyth Lindner Center for Research and Education at The Christ Hospital, medical director Dr. Dean Kereiakes has assembled a team that put Cincinnati on the map and rivals big-name academic centers. The team effort includes many nationally recognized physicians specialized in various conditions and areas of cardiovascular care. In collaboration, this group has helped pioneer most of the new treatments developed over the last two decades.
Mon, Feb 29, 2016

Changing the Outcome Together

Cincinnati Children’s is known for helping correct CHD in infants and children through surgery and treatment. Now they are going a step further and providing help for patients as they move into adulthood.
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

A Legacy of Heart Healthy Giving Supports Groundbreaking Cardiovascular Research

When it comes to matters of the heart, Greater Cincinnati has a track record of giving that is among the most generous in the country.
Wed, Feb 17, 2016

Meet Lauren: Despite Disability, A Rich, Independent Life

“Lauren had a tumor when she was five years old that resulted in mental impairment,” says her mother, Inez Allen. Now 41, with short, curly brown hair and a ready smile, Lauren is outgoing, at ease with strangers and has a slightly blurred but quick style of talking.
Tue, Feb 16, 2016

A Legacy of Heart Healthy Giving Supports Groundbreaking Cardiovascular Research

The 23rd annual Greater Cincinnati Heart Ball, scheduled for February 20 at the Duke Energy Convention Center, is expected to raise more than $1 million to support the research and education mission of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA).
Wed, Feb 10, 2016