Entries by Meridian HealthCare

What to Expect at the Chiropractor – A First-Timer’s Guide

There are a lot of myths surrounding chiropractic care, so you may be nervous about booking your first appointment – but you shouldn’t be! There are so many benefits to a chiropractic adjustment that it would be a crime against your overall health to miss out on a visit due to nerves and misinformation. We’re […]

Continuing the History and Mission of the Neil Kennedy Recovery Center

Northeast Ohio was instrumental to the creation and evolution of addiction treatment. Alcoholics Anonymous first started in Akron, Ohio before becoming a national movement combating alcohol addiction. And, that historic beginning also influenced the opening of the first private rehab center in the United States – the Neil Kennedy Recovery Center in Youngstown, Ohio. The […]

6 Reasons a Good Primary Care Physician = Good Health Care

Good health is important – not just when you’re sick – always. To achieve long-lasting wellness, you can’t only seek out a doctor when you have health concerns. You need a family doctor that knows your medical history and stays on top of your healthcare needs. A primary care provider (PCP) can do that for […]

Common Mental Illness Causes: Triggers and Warning Signs

Struggling with mental health conditions affects your daily life and isolates you from your loved ones. Remember, mental health is just as important as your physical health; it can even hurt your physical well-being if not addressed. Treat mental illness the way you would any medical condition – with help from qualified and caring medical […]

Why Acupuncture Treatment for Anxiety Works

Acupuncture treatment is a traditional Chinese medicine that has been practiced for over 3000 years, with the first reference to the practice appearing in 100 BCE. Even though it’s been around for quite awhile, many of the benefits of acupuncture are just now being recognized by the Western healthcare industry. A visit to a licensed […]

6 Reasons Integrated Care Is Important For Better Health Outcomes

Healthcare is changing. There have been major advancements in our understanding of diseases and how to treat them, and each year, more and more medical devices hit the market as technology evolves to address illness. But, despite these innovations, people in the United States report receiving low-quality care for a higher price than before. In […]

Find Hope and Restore Life After Addiction

Recovery from substance use disorder doesn’t end after leaving a rehabilitation treatment center. It’s a long-term commitment that involves building a new life after addiction – one step at a time.  Detox is just the first step in your recovery journey of becoming drug-free. After that, it’s time to build a new life with new […]

Navigating the 5 Stages of Grief: How to Find Life After Loss

Loss is a hard but unavoidable part of life. And unfortunately, knowing that loss is a natural occurrence doesn’t make it any easier. Sadness over the loss of a loved one can feel like a pain that may never end. The grieving process is complicated and different for anyone. However, there are stages of loss […]

Chiropractic Care Myths vs. Facts: Everything You Need to Know

Unfortunately, there are still several common myths about chiropractors floating around out there, and they can make people nervous to seek chiropractic care. In reality, chiropractic care can offer many health benefits and can do so without the use of prescription drugs and their respective side effects. Don’t let misinformation keep you from reaping the […]