Saturday, April 28th has been designated as another Drug Take Back Day! This day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Please… Read more →
Rise and shine! It’s English Muffin Day! Did you know that you can make yourself a great breakfast sandwich using a light English Muffin? Check out this recipe from Daily Dose of Pepper for Make Ahead Freezer Friendly Breakfast Sandwiches. These sandwiches… Read more →
According to the forecast, Spring may have finally sprung!! Some of you may have Spring Cleaning on your mind this weekend. However, this is a great time to “Spring Clean Your Fitness Routine” as well! Check out this article from ACE… Read more →
Today is Adult Autism Awareness Day! Bittersweet Farms in Northwest Ohio is a great resource for adults with autism! Did you know that our very own, Dr. John Pierce is on the Board of Trustees for Bittersweet, Inc.? Learn more about Bittersweet… Read more →
It’s Tax day and Stress Awareness Month! Funny how those two things are observed in the same month! Don’t stress out – chill out and learn more about the types of stress plus tecniques to help you relax! Verywellmind.com has several tips… Read more →
Today is National Health Care Decisions Day! This is an excellent time to talk with your family and provider about advance care planning! Check out the National Healthcare Decisions Day website and you will find several tools available to you to help… Read more →
April is National Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month. Parkinson’s disease affects about one million people in the United States and ten million worldwide. No two people experience Parkinson’s in the same way, but there are some commonalities. Read more about Parkinson’s disease an… Read more →
Hope you are wearing blue today to show support for preventing child abuse and neglect!
Next month is Skin Cancer Awareness Month! Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, with more than 3.3 million people being diagnosed annually. Can you spot skin cancer? NWOPCP’s very own Liz Mayer, PA-C will be… Read more →
It’s Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week! Check out these 50 Facts About Oral, Head and Neck Cancer from the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Each year more than 55,000 Americans will develop cancer of the head and neck – most of… Read more →
Today is Drowsy Driver Awareness Day. Did you know that driving after going more than 20 hours without sleep is the equivalent of driving with a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.08%?? Plus, you are three times more likely to be in a car… Read more →
It’s National Walking Day! Walking is such a great form of exercise, but isn’t very appealing on a day like today! Check out this link to JessicaSmithTV. She offers a ton of walking programs that you can do in your home via… Read more →
It’s National Chocolate Mousse Day! Head over to Simple-Nourished-Living.com and check out this simple recipe for Creamy Chocolate Yogurt! It’s delicious AND nutritious so you can’t lose! What a perfect way to satisfy your sweet tooth! Hope you enjoy! Simple Nourished Living: … Read more →
Today is World Autism Awarenss Day! Autism is one of the fastest-growing developmental disorders in the United States. It affects 1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys. Learn more about the signs of Autism from AutismSpeaks.org. Please make an appointment… Read more →
Happy Easter from the Providers and Staff at NWOPCP, Inc. Our offices will resume regular business hours on Monday, April 2nd. Thank you!