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Healthwise

What is ONU HealthWise?
We are partners in health and wellness. ONU HealthWise provides enrollees access to knowledge about their health, which empowers them to make better choices.

Benefits of the ONU HealthWise program

  • One-on-one coaching with health care professionals
  • Improved knowledge about health and wellness
  • Disease state and medication management

The on-campus clinic will provide support and education to help improve the health and wellness of community members.

Preventive medicine

  • Identify individualized preventive medicine strategies
  • Participate in recommended screenings that are commonly overlooked
  • Receive education on preventive topics relating to your health

Tobacco cessation

  • Understand the impact of smoking on your health and the benefits of tobacco cessation
  • Lifestyle – understand how factors in your life effect your ability to stop smoking
  • Medications – explore drug options available to help you successfully quit
  • Goals and Motivation – set goals and determine factors that will encourage success

Management of cholesterol, diabetes mellitus and high blood pressure

  • Understand how your condition impacts and affect your health
  • Monitoring – play an active role by checking your blood pressure
  • Medications – learn to take medications regularly and the role of each medication
  • Lifestyle – understand the impact of physical activity and good food choices

Lab Review?
Questions about your lab work? contact ONU HealthWise at healthwise@onu.edu

Enrollment interest or questions:
Dr. Michael Rush, PharmD, CDE
Director, ONU HealthWise
419-772-3933
m-rush@onu.edu

Healthwise Newsletter

The September ONU HealthWise newsletter is all about tobacco the University's tobacco-free campus and strategies for tobacco cessation. 
Please check out this month's newsletter focusing on Men's Health!  This edition features heart disease prevention tips, prostate cancer awareness, and ways to avoid unintentional injuries.  Become aware of your own health and stay safe this summer. 
April's Newsletters focus on natural ways to maintain and/or improve your brain function
March into spring and read up on some tips in staying healthy as we move into warmer weather!  This month's newsletter focuses on eating healthier with building a well-balanced meal and smart snacking, increasing exercise with a March Movement Madness challenge, and staying well rested.  
February is American Heart Month! Check out this month's newsletter for a 28 day challenge to a healthier you, tips on how to pump up your cardio routine with a partner, and ways to manage that frustrating heartburn. 
09/16/2015 - 12:00pm, 10/21/2015 - 12:00pm, 11/18/2015 - 12:00pm, 12/02/2015 - 12:00pm
MAC Activities
09/16/2015 - 12:00pm, 10/21/2015 - 12:00pm, 11/18/2015 - 12:00pm, 12/02/2015 - 12:00pm
MAC Activities
09/16/2015 - 12:00pm, 10/21/2015 - 12:00pm, 11/18/2015 - 12:00pm, 12/02/2015 - 12:00pm
MAC Activities
09/16/2015 - 12:00pm, 10/21/2015 - 12:00pm, 11/18/2015 - 12:00pm, 12/02/2015 - 12:00pm
MAC Activities
09/19/2015 - 3:00pm
Picnic Pavillion