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Meet Rufus

Meet Rufus, he found himself unemployed amid the pandemic shut down. Tired of constantly getting no calls back or turned down for jobs, he decided that he needed additional support to gain employment and provide stability for his family. In his first conversation with Miami Valley Works, A service of Goodwill Easterseals Miami Valley, (MVW)... Read more »
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Misuse of Medications and its Consequences

The Prevention Team at Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley wants to encourage you to be safe with your prescription medications.  Prescription medications play an essential role in our medication treatment.  Medications can help us to lead longer and healthier lives.  Many illnesses can be cured or prevented that were once fatal.  Medications can help us... Read more »
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What we’re cooking to boost your mood?

What’s for lunch? Did you know that eating well can actually boost your mood? Research is showing that certain foods seem to improve overall brain health and some types of mood disorders. Check out these recipes, selected by GESMV’s own registered dietitian, Nancy Poeschl.   Beans and Lentils In addition to being high in fiber... Read more »
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How to Make a Spooky Tablescape this Halloween

  When it came time to plan a bewitching tablescape for an upcoming Halloween party, I thought I wanted something just a little bit grim, but also very natural. As we all know, squash and pumpkins are obvious decor for the Halloween season, so I was keen to find a faux pumpkin.      ... Read more »
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Waters Health Benefits Can Last a Lifetime

Water has many health benefits that can last throughout our lifetime.    Here are just a few benefits: It helps lubricates the joints Dehydration can cause our pain in our joints and drinking more water might be able to assist with hydration of our cartilage and discs in the spine which are 80% water. Water... Read more »
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“Ask for Alternatives” When it Comes to Pain Management

  The Prevention Team at Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley is proud to introduce the “Ask for Alternatives” Campaign that was created by the  Community Overdose Action Team and the Montgomery County Prevention Coalition. We know that alternative practices can fit into any lifestyle and help manage pain in healthier ways. We also know that... Read more »
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Medication Disposable Pouches Now Available at Dayton Metro Libraries

The Prevention Team at Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley would like to thank the Dayton Metro Library for partnering with the “Medication Safety Campaign”.   Each of the locations of the Dayton Metro Library has a supply of medication disposal pouches in their community resource area along with information on how to safely dispose of medication... Read more »
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