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Anna Rosenthal

Heading back to school with a plan for migraine prevention

Scholar athlete Anna Rosenthal will begin her freshman year at Copley High School this week with a plan in her pocket to combat the severe migraines that caused her to miss 10 percent of 8th grade last year.

Rian Brainard

Courageous kindergartner battles back from multiple open heart surgeries

Starting school was the furthest thing from Anita Brainard’s mind as she reflected on her son Rian’s life to this point – 4 open heart surgeries, multiple setbacks and recoveries, visions of him with oxygen tubes and other breathing treatment devices, and countless hospital visits all before his fifth birthday.

GirlOnBall

Mahoning Valley Healthy Kids Coalition offers free fitness and nutrition programs

The Mahoning Valley Healthy Kids Coalition is working to build healthier families by offering 2 free fitness and nutrition programs: the Fitness Lifestyle Challenge for kids 7-15 years old and Fitness Fun Storytimes for preschoolers.