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Patient Testimonial 
of the Month

from D.W.

My teenage daughter is a very happy patient of The Woodland's Institute for Health and Wellness. My family had already made a few diet changes at our home and were all noticing positive differences but my teen still had problems with rashes, moods, sleep, and focus. First, my teen stopped being confused and stressed over school work and sports 2 weeks into the yeast cleanse. She always did well in school and sports but it seemed to be more of a stressful struggle. Now she laughs more, feels better, smiles a lot, moods are great, less fatigued, and is doing better in sports and school than ever before. And the rash has disappeared. Weekly complaints of joint pain are no more. My entire family is very grateful for these amazing changes, all made possible by the wonderful team and nutritionist at The Woodland's Institute for health and wellness. You guys are amazing!! 

Recipe of the Month:
Wheat Belly Gluten-Free Biscuits

  • 1 cup almond, pecan or hazelnut meal/flour
  • 1 cup ground golden flaxseeds
  • 4 tsp baking powder
  • 4 T cold butter, cut into cubes
  • 4 egg whites
*From Wheat Belly Cookbook by William Davis MD

You Asked For It!

Meet our expert in Botox and Fillers, 
Donna Lloyd, RN

Call 281-298-6742 to schedule your free aesthetic consultation with Donna.

Donna has been practicing aesthetics for the last 9 years, establishing an incredible foundation and passion for injectables, including Radiesse, Belotero, Juvederm, Botox, Voluma, and Artefill.

(limited supply!)

Plan your own private girls night out! Now offering Botox parties with hostess benefits. 
Call 281-298-6742 for details!

Lunch and Learn

Dr. Mila McManus, founder of 
The Woodlands Institute 
for Health & Wellness, 
cordially invites you to a 
Lunch and Learn.

Friday, September 18th
12:30pm to 2pm

While enjoying a healthy lunch, compliments of The Dinner Dude, listen to Dr. McManus speak about safe,natural, and effective solutions to your health problems.  She will also discuss the 
latest on the HCG diet.

Share the good news 
and bring a friend!
Seating is Limited.

Reserve your spot today!
call (281) 298-6742

Annual Multi-Family TWIHW Yard Sale Benefiting the Montgomery County Women's Center:
yard sale

Please come shop the yard sale and support the Montgomery County 
Women's Center!

Saturday, Nov 7th, 8am to 11am

TWIHW Parking Lot at 
26110 Oak Ridge Dr, 
The Woodlands, TX 77380

We are also accepting donated items to sell, of which all proceeds will go to the Women's Center.  Any unsold items will also be donated to the Women's Center.  You can drop items off at our facility any time leading up to the event on November 7th.  Thank you!
Mila Headshot Feb 2011
Mila McManus MD
Would you like to have Dr. McManus speak at your next meeting or event?  Call (281) 298-6742 today and speak to Kim Beale about details and scheduling.

Wed, September 9th
12pm to 1pm 
at TWIHW facility

Event is free for our current patients and $25 for non-patients

Whether it is getting kids off to school, adults off to the office or making sure lunch is ready for those who work from home, lunch is a great opportunity to maximize nutrition to carry you into a productive afternoon and evening. In an hour, we will offer name brand suggestions, menu ideas, and packaging ideas all focused around improved nutrition and time savings.  Written materials provided.

or call (281) 298-6742
Emotional Eating
by Nancy Mehlert, MS

Emotional eating is not an easy topic.  Like other aspects of our lives that can become a slippery slope to abuse, such as drugs, alcohol, and credit card debt, emotional eating can be a problem we don't want to face, much less talk about. Though very socially acceptable, like other addictions, it is not a sustainable habit. It's also very difficult to stop since we do have to eat to sustain life, whereas, for example, we can completely abstain from alcohol when on the road to recovery so as not to be tempted.  The consequences of emotional eating are many and include inability to lose weight and keep it off, obesity, diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, sleep disturbances, fatigue, brain fog, dependence on stimulants and depressants, low self-esteem and so much more.   Most of us have no idea how it started or when we became emotional eaters.  

Nutritional Nugget

by Nancy Mehlert, MS

Nancy Mehlert


Click here to read Nancy's 

10 strategies to help overcome emotional eating.


Product of the Month:

A convenient roll up stick that repels pesky insects and softens your skin with a blend of citronella, pep-permint, rosemary, cedarwood and lavender oils in a nourishing protective base of coconut oil, beeswax and cocoa butter and a touch of honey.  Carry with you and apply to skin directly as needed.

20% OFF this new product for the month of September!
*The product information provided is for educational purposes and is not intended as either diagnosis or treatment of any disease, nor does it replace professional medical advice.  (The FDA makes us say that)

*Warning: Please consult a health care professional before using these products.

Learn about
as a hormone replacement option for our male and female patients.


Employee of the Month:
 Sandra Caldwell, PA-C

Every month at The Woodlands Institute for Health & Wellness, we celebrate one member of our awesome team.  This month, we are celebrating Sandra Caldwell, PA-C, and all that she brings to this practice.  

Sandra joined The Woodlands Institute for Health and Wellness 8 years ago as a healthcare provider and is also a member of our management team, overseeing the medical staff.  Everyone on our staff will tell you that Sandra is an anchor for us in so many ways.  She is always the calm one amidst the stormiest times and to all offers a much needed word of encouragement, compassion and sensibility.  She often fills the "mom on staff" role when we need a mother's tender care and she is as endearing to children as to the elderly.  Selfless and loyal, she is especially good at listening, recognizing the needs of others and offering wise counsel and education. 

is proudly serving our patients and their pets!

Reminders about your appointments:

  • For your safety, we require an appointment with your provider at intervals no longer than 6 months.
  • We pride ourselves on keeping wait times to a minimum and we do not overbook appointments.  For these reasons,if you cancel within 48 hrs of your appointment, or if you do not show up for your scheduled appointment, you will be charged for the full price of that appointment.
  • If you haven't been in for a routine follow up visit in over a year, there is an additional fee for an appointment due to the additional time needed to update your chart and review your history since your last visit.

In Good Health,
Mila McManus MD
26110 Oakridge Drive
The Woodlands, Texas 77380
The Woodlands Institute for Health & Wellness
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