Siobhan Maize

Like most mothers, Siobhan Maize’s days begin early. But, for this Mount Pleasant mother of two daughters, Alexis, 11, and Katherine, 13, the mornings aren’t just about getting the kids ready and making breakfast. Maize, an avid endurance athlete, started running marathons in her mid-twenties and since then has completed 18 of them, along with two Ironman’s, two half-Ironman’s, the…

Dr. Mary Ann Larkin

Dr. Mary Anne Larkin has spent her career making sensory connections—helping patients improve their hearing and reconnecting them to what they’ve been missing. Practicing audiology since 1983, she founded Advanced Hearing Care on Johnnie Dodds Boulevard in Mount Pleasant in 1993. “It is very rewarding to watch my patients become revitalized by the ability to hear more clearly.” Larkin explains.…

Raise the “Barre” on Your Fitness Program

Barre is rapidly becoming a favorite among fitness fanatics. Though it’s been around for years, its popularity has grown significantly and its roots, ballet-based, focuses on low-impact, isometric movements to choreographed routines. Light weights, resistance bands and exercise balls may be used and classes usually work three specific targets: Thighs, seat and abs.