Health & Wellness

 The Ss. Edward and Isidore Health and Wellness Committee promotes wellness of body, mind and spirit through events and education. 

 

 

Upcoming Events:

 

 

             Ss. Edward and Isidore Health and Wellness Committee presents…

       Soup and Substance for Body and Soul  (flyer)

Come and enjoy a relaxing morning filled with enriching speakers for your body and soul.   This year’s theme: Alternatives to Pain Management

The morning will conclude with a lunch

where a variety of soups are served.

All are welcome.

Come by yourself or grab a friend or two to enjoy some time together!

Saturday, March 2, 2019

9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Cost: $7.00

Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish

 3667 Flintville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

                                                   (Registration is required)

Meet in Church

 

“Doctor’s View on Pain Control”Dr. Lippert will share her knowledge about pain management and “invisible diseases.” She will share how she uses manipulation for pain management.  She will also discuss right and wrong pain treatment.

Presenter:  Dr. J’Aimee Lippert, DO – Family Medicine at Prevea Health Center - Howard

 

“What is Dry Needling?” – This presentation will discuss the brief history of dry needling, what dry needling is and its benefits as part of the comprehensive physical therapy approach for pain management. Wojtek will also share how foam rolling is one of the self-help management techniques to help with pain. 

Presenter: Wojtek Narkiewicz-Jodko, Physical Therapist, Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist, Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist - Prevea Health Center - Howard  

 

“Pain Management through Meditation in Motion” – Eric will share knowledge of pain management through meditation in motion. He will focus on Tai Chi and lead the group in an interactive demonstration. It will consist of slow graceful movements that are combined with deep breathing. Anyone, regardless of age and physical ability, can benefit from its practice. 

Presenter: Eric Peters, Massage Therapist and Tia Chi Instructor – Balance From Within -DePere

              

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Registration deadline is Feb. 25, 2019. Space is limited, so register today!

 

Name: ____________________________________           Phone: __________________

 

E-mail:__________________________________         $________   (Cost: $7/person)

 

     Please return registration and payment to Carol Mueller, Parish Nurse,

 3667 Flintville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313

 or in church collection labeled  “Soup and Substance”

       Make check payable to: Ss. Edward and Isidore Parish.

 Direct any questions to Carol Mueller at 865-7844

 

 

 

 

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Blood Pressure Screening:  The third weekend of every month before and after masses, except it is only offered after the 8am mass.