At The Christ Hospital Health Network, we believe it is important to not only offer our community the best in Joint & Spine Care, but also information and education to help individuals prevent joint pain and improve their health.
In partnership with the Arthritis Foundation, we are proud to present a brand new series - Healthy Pursuits.
These FREE community activities and educational sessions offer men and women information and insight on a variety of joint health and arthritis topics. Come to just one or enjoy them all!
Each event session is FREE and open to the public, however registration is recommended as seating may be limited. Please click on each event below for online registration. You may also register by calling 513-585-1000.
Healthy Pursuits Event #1: Get Your Joints Movin'
Come and learn about osteoarthritis, how it impacts your joints, diagnosis and treatment, and quick tips to implement in your active lifestyle to avoid further inflammation and irritation!
Date & Time: Wednesday, August 10 from 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Location: Cincinnati Sports Club - 3950 Red Bank Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45227
Speakers: Robert Roman, MD and Tim Enwright, PT
Healthy Pursuits Event #2: Working with Your Joints in the Garden
Join us and Natorp's Nursery experts Ron Wilson and Rita Heikenfeld to learn about ways to maneuver easier and pain free in your garden, which herbs to plant that help to relieve your arthritis, and other landscaping tricks of the trade!
Date & Time: Saturday, September 17 from 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Natorp's Nursery - 8601 Snider Rd., Mason, OH 45040
Speakers: Ron Wilson and Rita Heikenfeld
Healthy Pursuits Event #3: Pamper Your Joints
Your joints deserve a ladies night out and we have a variety of activities available just for you! Join us for a FREE night of relaxation, pampering, food, and wine!
Date & Time: Thursday, October 13 from 5 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: The Christ Hospital Joint & Spine Center 6th Floor Rooftop Terrace - 2139 Auburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45219
Speakers: Jennifer Chung, MD and Rachel Heberling, MD
Pamper Your Joints Agenda
5:15 - 7:15 p.m. - Rooftop garden yoga sessions with Yoga Bar. Each class will be 45 minutes long and seating will be limited to 25 per class.
5 - 7:15 p.m. - Neck and shoulder massages provided by Mitchell's Salon and Day Spa
5 - 7:15 p.m. - Manicures provided by Mitchell's Salon and Day Spa
6 - 6:30 p.m. - Q&A session with our Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physicians - Dr. Jennifer Chung and Dr. Rachel Heberling
***Yoga classes, massages, and manicures are first come, first serve upon arrival. Appointments will be assigned when you arrive to the event.
Due to popular demand, we have had to close registration for Pamper Your Joints as registration is completely full. We look forward to seeing you at one of our remaining events!
Healthy Pursuits Event #4: Joint Care in the Kitchen
Preparing food for yourself and family can be a daunting and tiring task when you have arthritis. You might not realize, but how you hold your coffee mug might make a huge difference in how your joints feel! Visit us at Whole Foods in Mason for a chef driven cooking demonstration that includes sampling 3 different dishes, along with one of our occupational therapists, to help guide you through preparing your own delicious dish and to learn a few tips on how to maneuver in your kitchen to avoid future symptoms.
Date & Time: Saturday, November 5 from 9:30 - 11 a.m.
Location: Whole Foods (Mason) - 5805 Deerfield Blvd., Mason, OH 45040
Speakers: Tina Gibson, OT, and Chef from Whole Foods
***Limited seating, pre-registration is required.
Healthy Pursuits Event #5: A Healthy Holiday for Your Joints
As you prepare to decorate your home fro the holidays, join us at Lowe's in West Chester to learn about different methods to put up your decorations to avoid potential injury and/or pain. You'll be able to view different products that Lowe's offers and will also be able to take home new tips from one of our clinicians on important reminders to stay healthy during the holiday season.
Date & Time: Saturday, December 3 from 9:30 - 11 a.m.
Location: Lowe's (West Chester) - 7975 Tylersville Square, West Chester, OH 45069
Speaker: Greg O'Donnell, ATC
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