October Retreat

Third Annual HealthiHer Retreat

Saturday, October 15, 2011

8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn, Strongsville

Enjoy a relaxing and inspiring morning at the Third Annual HealthiHer Retreat on Saturday, October 15. The event will feature world-renowned transformational expert and New York Times best-selling author Marci Shimoff. The writer of the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Woman’s Soul and Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul, Marci is one of the bestselling female nonfiction authors of all time. Her latest book, Love for No Reason: 7 Steps to Creating a Life of Unconditional Love, follows the success of Happy for No Reason: Being Happy from the Inside Out, a revolutionary approach to experiencing deep and lasting happiness. A celebrated transformational leader, Shimoff has been a top-rated trainer for numerous Fortune 500 companies and has inspired millions of people worldwide. As an acclaimed authority on success and happiness, Marci has been on more than 500 national and regional television and radio shows and has been interviewed for over 100 newspaper articles nationwide. 

To hear more, visit Marci's YouTube Channel and watch videos of Marci speak on her books and her journey to help women create their own happiness.

Choose 2 of these 3 talks:


Oh My Aching Back!
Jonathan Salewski, DO
Director, Parma Hospital’s Pain Center


As we travel through life, the bones and joints that bear our weight begin to degenerate over time. An active lifestyle can come to a halt from loss of strength or nagging pain. Dr. Jonathan Salewski has helped thousands of patients find relief from chronic low back pain. Learn more about your spine and minimally invasive ways that can help manage your back pain.

The Bionic Surgeon: From Hormones to Hysterectomies
Kristine Pelagalli, MD
Chairman, Department of OB-GYN, Parma Hospital


Dr. Pelagalli will explain how using the DaVinci Si for robot-assisted surgery means less painful and quicker recoveries for women, whether it’s for removal of an ovarian cyst or a total hysterectomy. She will explain treatment, from hormones to hysterectomies. Get your questions answered on birth control, menopause and more.


Olive Oils: Basics and Benefits
with Candice Berthold, owner of The Olive and The Grape 
Olive oil is fundamental to the Mediterranean diet, one of the healthiest in the world. Adding this liquid gold to your lifestyle can lead to a healthier way of eating. You will learn how to purchase, use and store olive oil with tips from the owner of a locally owned business devoted to celebrating the foods and lifestyle of the Mediterranean. Discover the countless medical benefits of making this an essential component of a smart, well-balanced diet. 

Register today!