Wellness through educational programs, services, environment, professional care and personal guidance.
Our offerings range from one-on-one health consultations and personal attention to health enrichment programs, classes and a Physician Lecture Series on current topics impacting our health and lifestyles. We invite you to browse these pages to discover the depth and breadth of our services.
Whether you are recovering from surgery, wanting to lose weight, training and conditioning for a specific sport, or simply wanting to enhance your quality of life with strength training and conditioning, our highly qualified and personable exercise specialists can help you achieve your goals. Learn more.Book a Private Training Session
Are You at Risk?
Take this simple Risk Assessment from the American Diabetes Association.
The Facts… Over 1.4 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year. National Institutes of Health states, you can reduce your risk of diabetes by 58% if you make some lifestyle changes.
Start RESULTS by Design… Our six-week, personal empowerment and weight management program consists of customized eating strategies, three 30-minute exercise sessions with your personal exercise specialist each week, and pre- and post-assessments, including cholesterol, blood glucose and blood pressure.
Contact Evan Strewler or 952-930-8512.
The Marsh, a pioneer in mind-body wellness, is known for its mindfulness programming ranging from our own Mindfulness-Based Living (MBL) to Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), meditation offerings and retreats. MBSR, the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn, is the practice of mindfulness through meditation, hatha yoga, and gentle movement in everyday life to optimize our capacity to cope with stress, pain and illness across the lifespan. Learn more.Explore Mindfulness Programs
If you need help recovering from surgery or chronic pain, or if you’ve suffered a sports injury and need to be active again quickly, Merz Physical Therapy can help. Located in The Marsh wellness center, Merz Physical Therapy offers unique resources for a more complete, long-term recovery in a relaxing, healing environment.
Work one-on-one with a personal trainer skilled in water exercise to improve function and performance. Goals of training can be diverse, including improvement of balance, strength, posture, gait, flexibility or stamina.
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Saturdays, 01/25/2020 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Brenda Steger and Liz Anema welcome all levels to bring their beginner’s mind and explore meditation.
Mondays, 01/27/2020 1:00 & 7:00 p.m.
Tune into your sensations and change your movement habits to develop a more flexible, comfortable, and supportive spine. Instructor Nick Strauss-Klein will help you learn more efficient ways of moving while reducing chronic pain and tension.
Friday, 01/31/2020 2:00 p.m.
Certified Arthritis Foundation Instructor Jill Mask leads this class for those with arthritis.
Nutrition & Fitness News
Coming into the New Year, Intermittent fasting is still all the rage in the diet world. Fasting is not new to the world as it has been around for thousands of years and can be very beneficial to many people. But many go about fasting in the wrong way. Here are five of the biggest […]
A new year brings a fresh opportunity to work toward achieving your goals. Whether you’ve recycled the same goals for several years or you have something new to accomplish, it’s important to position yourself to succeed from the start. Here are a few ways you can ensure you stay motivated to make 2020 your most […]
Many of you most likely have heard of intermittent fasting (IF) in some regard. It’s very much a buzzword at the moment, and to some, it seems like just another fad diet. But how can we know for sure? We’ve done the heavy lifting for you by delving into what intermittent fasting really is, and […]