Interview: Dr. Marita Schauch-Naturopathic Doctor-5/18/17

Dr. Marita Schauch, a trusted naturopathic doctor, women's health expert and author will speak at 7 p.m. today at the Blennerhassett Hotel, 320 Market St., Parkersburg. Dr. Schauch has a genuine passion for sharing the knowledge and tools of alternative medicine and nutrition to empower women to own their path to optimal health. As a health educator for Preferred Nutrition (Canada) and Natural Factors (USA), she trains health industry-retailers and gives public talks across North America about various health topics and disease prevention with a special interest in women's health. Dr. Schauch appears regularly as guest in radio and TV shows, runs webinars, and writes frequent health articles and columns for various print media. She is the co-author of "The Adrenal Stress Connection" and the author of "Making Sense of Women's Health." Doctor Schauch leads a clinical practice in Sidney, BC on Vancouver Island, Canada. She is a graduate of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto and holds a Bachelor of Science with Distinction majoring in Biology from the University of Victoria. The event also is sponsored by Mother Earth Foods, located at 1638 19th St., Parkersburg. For more information, go to or call 304-428-1024 or 888-801-1386.

Interview: Veterans Cookout May 28, Parkersburg City Park pavilion

The Veterans Museum of Mid-Ohio Valley will host its 9th annual Memorial Day cookout from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 28. The event will take place at the Parkersburg City Park at the pavillion closest to the lake and Veterans memorial. The event is free and open to all veterans and their families. This year's cookout is sponsored by VFW Post 1212 in Parkersburg; the Deerwalk Veterans Association; the South Parkersburg Women's Club; the Blennerhassett Daughters of American Revolution; and the Centennial Chapter of Daughters of American Pioneers in Parkersburg. The non-profit Veterans Museum, located at 1829 7th St., Parkersburg, offers a collection of military displays that include photographs, letters, uniforms and artifacts. There's also a library of books and videos and internet access for students to complete special research and learning activities. For more information, call 304 420-0332.


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