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By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, July 4, 2015

Christina Lapsley decided in January 2014 that she was going to start taking better care of herself. She put her fitness goals into the hands of Megan Nelson, Checkers Athletic Club coach of the... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Thursday, July 2, 2015

There are billions of reasons we see all those TV ads about sexual dysfunction and low testosterone. Millions of Americans struggle with these conditions, and drugs that help relieve symptoms have... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Thursday, July 2, 2015

Starting next week, WNY Refresh will help you find more ways to improve your health and wellness this summer with a new Canalside event: Refresh Mondays. The Buffalo News and the Wellness... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Monday, June 29, 2015

WNY Refresh Editor Scott Scanlon plucked the following 10 health and wellness, fitness, nutrition or family events you may want to consider this week: MONDAY Pre-K open house: 9 a.m. to noon,... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Thursday, June 25, 2015

Dog Ears Bookstore and The Enlightenment Literary Arts Center in South Buffalo will offer free sessions of their Summer Reading and Writing Camp for children. The arts center is a nonprofit... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Thursday, June 25, 2015

Deanna McNair landed on disability 15 years ago after a fellow motorist slammed into her vehicle from behind on a Youngmann Expressway ramp during a Buffalo snowstorm. She lost her job with Autism... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Tuesday, June 23, 2015

The long days working at a bank operations center in the Southtowns – including hours at a time poring over records on microfiche – caught up to Randy Atlas in 1989. He plunged into a spell... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Saturday, June 20, 2015

The National Association for Continence estimates that bladder or bowel control issues impact 25 million Americans – about 1 in 13. It also estimates that only about 1 in 12 who struggle with... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Friday, June 19, 2015

Paul D. Maurer loves what he sees happening downtown. Maurer, a radio ad sales worker who launched Re-Tree WNY after the October Surprise storm in 2006, also is leading his fourth annual Buffalo... Read More

By Scott Scanlon » Monday, June 15, 2015

WNY Refresh will publish its annual outdoor fitness edition on June 27 and is looking for information on free or low-cost outdoor fitness and wellness options for its readers throughout the... Read More

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