Health notes

HEADACHE RELIEF: A free seminar on drug-free options for many types of headaches, including migraines, menstrual, tension and cluster, will be presented 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ohio Naturopathic Wellness Center in Boardman, 755 Boardman Canfield Road, Suite D3, Boardman.

Ted Suzelis, naturopathic doctor, will discuss natural ways to address the root cause of one’s headaches.

Call 330-729-1350 or go to OhioND.com to reserve a seat.

HEALING FOR THE HURTING: The Corner House Christian Church, 6954 Chestnut Ridge Road, Hubbard, is hosting a support group for people who have experienced any kind of separation or loss, including by death, dismemberment, divorce, job loss or loss of direction and purpose in life. Meetings will take place at 2 p.m. every other Saturday — this week, Oct. 27 and Nov. 10. Additional sessions are to be determined.

The facilitator, Don Cooper, Northeast Ohio Bible College president, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree at Atlanta Christian College, and a Master of Arts in Religion and the equivalence of a Master of Divinity at the Emmanuel School of Religion. He has been counseling for 35 years and frequently holds weekend seminars for family enrichment at churches.

GRIEFSHARE: “Complicating Factors” is the topic of the next GriefShare meeting 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Life Church, Leavittsburg Campus, 610 S. Leavitt Road, Leavittsburg.

For more information, call Life Church of God, 330-898-1131

For more information about GriefShare or to register online go to www.griefshare.org

OSTOMY SUPPORT: The Youngstown area ostomy support group will meet 6 to 7 p.m. today at St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital, 8401 Market St., Boardman. This is a nonprofit, self-help support group and family and friends are welcome to attend.

For more information, contact Anna Fitzgerald at 330-480-3440 or email Anna_Fitzgerald@mercy.com.

LUPUS GROUP TO MEET: Trumbull Mahoning Lupus Support Group will meet 6 to 7:30 p.m. today at Panera Bread, U.S. Route 422, Niles. The meeting is free. For information, call 330-978-3749.

CIRCLE OF HOPE: Circle of Hope, a support group for those with a mental health diagnosis, meets 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays of each month at Grace United Methodist Church, 1725 Drexel Ave. NW, Warren.

For more information, call 330-502-8103.

PFLAG MEETS: Youngstown Area PFLAG will hold its monthly support meeting 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Ave., Youngstown.

Youngstown Area PFLAG (Parents, Families, Friends, and Allies) is a support, education and advocacy group for friends and family of LGBTQ community members. Meetings are free and confidential.

For information, visit the chapter website at www.youngstownpflag.org

SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: The Chronic Fatigue and / or Fibromyalgia Support Group will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at the First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave., Warren. For information, call 330-847-7001.

IMMUNIZATION CLINIC: The Warren Health District, 258 E. Market St., Warren, will hold child immunization clinics 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. Monday and Oct. 29.

All clinics are walk-ins with no appointment necessary. An updated shot record for each visit is required. A $21.25 administration fee is charged. Medicaid is accepted. Bring an insurance card. For information, call 330-841-2596.

HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS: Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care’s “Change Your Future” campaign is seeking volunteers for assisted living and nursing facilities. Volunteers read, play cards or music, or do arts and crafts with patients, bring their pets, or run errands and provide respite for family members.

For information, contact Ashley Green at 330-899-9100 or ashley.green@crossroadshospice.com or visit www.crossroadshospice.com/hospice-volunteering/hospice-volunteering/.

TCMH SCHEDULE: Trumbull County Mental Health and Recovery Board September meeting schedule is:

• Crisis Intervention Team Training, 8 a.m. Oct. 11, TMHA First Floor Conference Room A;

• Crisis Intervention Team Training, 8 a.m. Oct. 12, Packard Music Hall, 1703 Mahoning Ave., Warren;

• County-Wide Orientation, 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 16, TMHA First Floor Conference Room B;

• ASAP Coalition, 9:30 a.m. Oct. 16, TMHA First Floor Conference Room A;

• Board of Directors Meeting, 4:30 p.m. Oct. 16, TMHA First Floor Conference Room A;

• Voices of Youth Committee, 1 p.m. Oct. 18, YWCA 375 North Park Ave., Warren;

• ASAP Orientation, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 25, TMHA First Floor Conference Room A;

• Board Budget and Finance Committee, 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30, Board Conference Room.

PARKINSON’S PROGRAM: Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital fitness program for people with Parkinson’s disease meets 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. Fridays at the hospital, 8747 Squires Lane NE, Howland.

For information or to register, call 330-841-3893 or visit vcprograms.net.

WELLNESS CLINICS: Shepherd of the Valley is offering wellness clinics at each of its locations in Trumbull County. A nurse will check blood pressure and blood glucose levels.

The clinics are 10 to 11 a.m. the second Wednesdays monthly at 1500 McKinley Ave., Niles, and fourth Wednesdays at 4100 North River Road, Howland. For information, call 330-530-4041 or email mhoskins@shepherdofthevalley.com.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY: Class is 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the Warren Revival Center Fellowship Hall, 4000 W. Market St., Leavittsburg. Call 330-898-4295 for information.

HEALTH DEPARTMENT VACCINATIONS: The Trumbull County Combined Health District offers vaccinations to children and adults. For information, call 330-675-2590, Ext. 3. Adult TB testing is available by appointment.

WELLNESS CENTER PROGRAMS: The Niles Wellness Center offers the following programs. To register, call the center at 330-349-9355 or email cchristie@thecityofniles.com or Lynda Briach at lbri ach@thecityofniles.com.

• Free SilverSneakers class for members — 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays;

• Yoga with Tricia — 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Mats are provided;

• Spinning class — 6:30 p.m. Mondays, 7 p.m. Thursdays, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays and 8:30 a.m. Saturdays. Free for SilverSneakers and Fitness members.


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