Firelands offering childbirth class

Firelands Regional Medical Center will be offering a four-week Childbirth Preparation class on the following Wednesdays: May 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Childbirth Preparation classes are held at Firelands Regional Medical Center, South Campus, 1912 Hayes Avenue, Sandusky. Participants will learn breathing patterns and relaxation…
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Catawba Island man named TOPS Ohio State King

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) held the Ohio State Recognition Days on April 11 and 12 in Cincinnati. This annual event honors TOPS members for outstanding weight loss and/or maintaining weight goals during the previous year. Philip Carstensen, a member of TOPS chapter OH 1487, Port Clinton, joined the chapter…
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Firelands offering free parenting class

Firelands Regional Medical Center will be offering the next “Happiest Baby on the Block” parenting class on Tuesday, May 6, from 6-8 p.m. at Firelands Regional Medical Center’s South Campus, 1912 Hayes Avenue, Sandusky. The Happiest Baby on the Block is based on the techniques of world-renowned pediatrician, Dr. Harvey…
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Free Skin Cancer Screening

Magruder Hospital will hold a Free Skin Cancer Screening by appointment on Friday, May 9, starting at 9 a.m. Appointments can be made by calling 419-732-4061 and participants should enter through the Outpatient Entrance toward the back of the building. Michelle Bodie, PA-C, from Dermatology Partners will be providing the…
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Drop-off locations accept unwanted medications

Ottawa County residents have had the opportunity to properly dispose of outdated, unwanted and unused medications for the past four years. In the fall of 2010, law enforcement agencies sponsored a Medication Take Back event. This event was a one-day collection held in the spring and fall. During those events…
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Ottawa County Health Department Clinic Schedule April 21-25

Unless otherwise noted all clinics are at the Ottawa County Health Department with appointments being made by calling 419-734-6800 or 1-800-788-8803. April 21 Immunization Clinic (including flu/pneumonia shots) 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.WIC Clinic 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 22 No clinics scheduled April 23 Family Planning Clinic 9:45 a.m.-1 p.m.Immunization Satellite Clinic,…
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