The National Minority Health Association launched its “Flex for Checks” program to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations through a monetized reward program, assisted by Right at Home, a global in-home care organization with more than 35,000 caregivers nationwide.
Knock, knock. Hello, I am Dr. Levine, thank you for coming in today. Proceeds to wash hands, after directing eye contact at you, a smile of the eyes behind masked faces possibly followed by an air handshake, and so then it begins; the medical exam of 2021.
Health care professionals are suffering from decreased joy, increased sadness, fear and disgust over the course of the 18-month COVID-19 pandemic, according to new research from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
If you are suffering from the pain of plantar fasciitis, you are not alone. The most common cause of heel pain, plantar fasciitis often plagues long distance runners, dancers, soccer players – anyone whose activities present constant pounding to the feet. It is important to know the warning …
In February, the world’s attention was focused on COVID-19 experimental drugs. By April, with the worldwide vaccine campaign in full swing, COVID-19 treatments didn’t seem important anymore.
A big part of my job as a pediatrician is helping parents care for their children. The past few months have given me a new appreciation for exactly what parents go through.
A clinical trial led by Dr. Ian Neeland of University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute in Cleveland could have implications for overweight and obese adults who could benefit from reducing intra-abdominal fat. The study found liraglutide, an injectable weight loss medicatio…
NewVista Behavioral Health, which provides behavioral health and addiction treatment, has completed its newest residential treatment center for drug and alcohol addiction, the Ethan Crossing Addiction Treatment of Cleveland at 20611 Euclid Ave. in Cleveland.
A Strongsville man recently donated $1 million to the Alzheimer’s Association to found the Jan & Josephine Castora Family Caregiver Relief Program.
Christopher A. Gessner will be the next president and CEO of Akron Children’s Hospital, effective Oct. 18. Gessner has been president and CEO of UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital since 2019 and will succeed Grace Wakulchik, who is retiring.
This article is for those born between the years of 1946 and 1964. Those who knew Woodstock and the Beatles in a more personal way than merely fabled tales of greatness, freedom and splendor written in books or played from dusty albums with worn covers. Baby boomer’s, you comprise 21.45% of …
Home Instead Cleveland East has earned a Cleveland.com 2021 Top Workplace award. The annual list recognizes workplaces that make Northeast Ohio a better place to work by prioritizing a people-centered culture and giving employees a voice.
Sunshine and warm weather have many people thinking about new workout options. If you’re ready to kick start your fitness routine – but want to do so safely – consider these three simple tips:
The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland announced the 2021 class of Harrington Scholar-Innovators July 8. The award supports drug discovery projects including new treatments for multiple cancers, cardiovascular disease, Graft vs. Host disease, liver injury/fib…
We are all familiar with the phrase, “no pain, no gain,” when it comes to exercise. But how do we apply that rule to ourselves when deciding whether to push through an exercise session or to stop and listen to our bodies?
Case Western Reserve University and The MetroHealth System announced July 29 an agreement to extend the institutions’ partnership in education and research through June 30, 2031.
Here we are, more than a year-and-a-half into the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier in the summer, increasing vaccinations and decreasing cases gave us a reason to feel optimistic.
Serving on a committee of surgical sub-specialists at Akron Children’s Hospital, pediatric dentist Dr. Jeffrey Berlin was helping on a project aimed to reduce opioid prescribing to manage pain. In that meeting, which was in April 2019, Berlin found himself doodling a clock – which is where h…
Cleveland Clinic was ranked the No. 2 hospital in the nation and No. 1 hospital in cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.