healthy living http://wmub.org en Health Foundation gets new name http://wmub.org/post/health-foundation-gets-new-name <p></p><p>The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati is now <a href="https://www.interactforhealth.org/" target="_blank">Interact for Health</a>.</p><p>President Jim Schwab says the new name embodies its shift to a health promotion strategy.</p><p>"We will focus on primarily four health promotion priority areas," he says. "They are healthy eating, active living, mental and emotional wellbeing, and healthy choices about substance use."</p><p>Schwab says the group will maintain its support of the community’s healthcare safety net.</p><p>Interact for Health says:</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 18:36:58 +0000 Tana Weingartner 16372 at http://wmub.org Health Foundation gets new name Asthma and Young Athletes http://wmub.org/post/asthma-and-young-athletes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 15352 at http://wmub.org Asthma and Young Athletes "The Alzheimer's Prevention Program" http://wmub.org/post/alzheimers-prevention-program <p>There is no denying the devastating effects of <strong>Alzheimer’s disease</strong> on the patient as well as the loved ones. And while there is no cure for this disease, there may be easy, practical ways to help stave off the disease. <strong>Dr. Gary Small</strong> is one of the country’s leading experts in Alzheimer’s and he’s written a book&nbsp;<a href="http://www.amazon.com/The-Alzheimers-Prevention-Program-Healthy/dp/076117222X/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1361568810&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=gary+small+alzheimers"> </a><strong><a href="http://www.amazon.com/The-Alzheimers-Prevention-Program-Healthy/dp/076117222X/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1361568810&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=gary+small+alzheimers">The Alzheimer's Prevention Program: Keep Your Brain Healthy for the Rest of Your Life</a>, </strong>that provides tips and suggestions for physical and mental exercises, nutrition and more that are considered brain healthy. Dr. Small stops by the studio to spend a few minutes with Mark Perzel discussing the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, and some of the suggestions in his book.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 05:31:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 9667 at http://wmub.org "The Alzheimer's Prevention Program" Edible Ohio Valley http://wmub.org/post/edible-ohio-valley <p>As your holiday cooking continues in high gear, perhaps you are looking for ways in incorporate locally grown foods into your family meals. <strong>Jennifer Kramer-Wine</strong>, editor of<a href="http://www.ediblecommunities.com/ohiovalley/"><strong> Edible Ohio Valley</strong></a>, joins Mark Perzel to talk about some of the really tasty, and healthy, local foods available this time of year that would make a wonderful addition to your menu.</p><p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 05:30:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 6518 at http://wmub.org Edible Ohio Valley Cincinnati expanding healthy living task force http://wmub.org/post/cincinnati-expanding-healthy-living-task-force <p>Cincinnati is expanding its Task Force on Healthy Living to include several organizations.&nbsp; The newest members represent the public schools, the city's parks and recreation departments and the soft drink industry.&nbsp;</p><p>Council Member Wendell Young chairs the task force.</p> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 16:45:04 +0000 Jay Hanselman 3127 at http://wmub.org Cincinnati expanding healthy living task force