Thyroid disease can affect many areas of a woman’s health

Thyroid disease can affect many areas of a woman’s health

A thyroid is a small gland at the base of the neck that has much more power over a person’s health than its size might suggest.According to the ...

January 2nd, 2016 |  


Observations from an adventure

Observations from an adventure

Two weeks ago my wife and I left the sleepy suburbs of Ohio aboard a 12-passenger van, bound for the city that never sleeps. Our destination was the u...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Help for new electronics

Now that the holiday season is in our rear view mirror we can step back and take a deep breath. Many of you may have received some type of high-tech p...

December 30th, 2015 |  



Please know that others notice what you’re doing

Please know that others notice what you’re doing

By Justin CobyContributing columnistRecently, I made a trip to Columbus to attend a ceremony organized by a dear friend. I, as many do, know I didn...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Rearranged, deranged grocery stores

Rearranged, deranged grocery stores

Does McDonald’s deliver? Because we are in danger of starving to death due to lack of food. Groceries, specifically. Food in the form of groceri...

December 9th, 2015 updated: December 9th, 2015. |  


Considerations for health care shopping

Considerations for health care shopping

December not only marks the countdown to holiday celebrations — it is also the time of year when many Ohioans are shopping for health insurance ...

December 5th, 2015 |  


Building a foundation for those in need

Building a foundation for those in need

As we count our blessing this year, let’s also think about others who have fallen on hard times and be thankful for groups like Habitat who are ...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Health Partners retains navigator for third year

Health Partners retains navigator for third year

TROY — With Open Enrollment for HealthCare.gov quickly approaching, Health Partners Free Clinic wants to remind the community of their in-house ...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Keep calm and carry on

Keep calm and carry on

For some reason, many Americans admire all things British. For instance, we are often impressed by the accent of those hailing from across the ocean. ...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Fall is surely coming

Fall is surely coming

When I was younger, fall was heralded by the long Labor Day weekend. School started the following Tuesday and regardless of the calendar, that meant f...

October 1st, 2015 |