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Physician Contribution Benefits Cancer Care Fund


Physician-Contribution-Benefits-Cancer-Care-Fund-2018Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Gus Galante, MD, has made a $900 donation to the Women’s Diagnostic Center of Community Hospital. The contribution to the breast diagnostic imaging fund will help local women – those without insurance and who otherwise couldn’t afford it - receive imaging and biopsy services at the Women’s Diagnostic Center.

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Franciscan Health Michigan City Unveils Its New Home at Hospital Blessing and Open Houses


Franciscan-Health-MC-Unveils-New-Home-at-Hospital-Blessing-and-Open-Houses-2018_01 In anticipation of the Jan. 12 opening, the new Franciscan Health Michigan City made its long-awaited debut with a hospital blessing and a series of open houses that showcased a $243 million project 2-1/2 years in the making.

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Blessing Held for Multi-Specialty Hepatitis C and HIV Clinic at Franciscan Health Hammond, the First of Its Kind in Indiana


blessing-held-for-multi-specialty-hepatitis-c-and-hiv-clinic-at-franciscan-health-hammond-the-first-of-its-kind-in-indiana_01State Department of Health officials from both Indiana and Illinois were in attendance on Thursday, Dec. 6, for a blessing and open house for a first-of-its-kind clinic in the state that aims to fill an urgent need to test and treat patients for hepatitis C and HIV.

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Mammography Services Move From Hammond Clinic to Breast Center at Franciscan Health Munster


rot4Mammography services at the Franciscan Physician Network Hammond Clinic have relocated to the Breast Center at Franciscan Health Munster, 701 Superior Drive.

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How School Teachers Can Benefit From Chiropractic


article-207-teachersTeachers go through a lot in a day. They spend hours on their feet. They bend, stoop, and lift, hunching over students’ desks helping them and carrying heavy books. They sit at a desk, grading papers. It’s no wonder so many of our educators complain of neck and back pain! The good news is, regular chiropractic care can help alleviate those symptoms so that teachers can keep doing what they do best – sculpting young minds.

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THE PURE FAT LOSS CHALLENGE 2019 Program Description


THE-PURE-FAT-LOSS-CHALLENGE-2019-Program-Description_01THE PURE FAT LOSS CHALLENGE (the PFLC) is a fun, unique and challenging 12 week, (starting January 1st) high accountability program designed to support, teach, lead and guide those who are serious about shedding their unwanted body fat. Most people find it fun being part of a team of motivated people all working towards the same goal. This program has been successful for people who have weighed close to 500lbs as well as individuals who didn’t even want to shed fat, but rather to build muscle so they could compete in light weight division body building competitions. Everyone, from teenagers to seniors and men and women, has had success with the PFLC!

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Vein & Laser Institute: 2018 Holiday Specials


Vein-and-laser Welcome to the Vein & Laser Institute, Northwest Indiana’s premier provider of leading edge vein therapy and cosmetic services. The doctors and team at the Vein & Laser Institute have delivered consistently excellent care to the communities we serve for more than 15 years. We employ only the safest, most up-to-date technologies to provide you with the high quality vein and cosmetic services you deserve.

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Addison Pointe Employee Warms the Room in Winter Months

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Addison Pointe Employee Warms the Staff in Winter Months

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St. Mary Medical Center Ranks Among Top 10 Percent in Nation for Treatment of Sepsis


St-Mary-Medical-Center-Ranks-Among-Top-10-Percent-in-Nation-for-Treatment-of-Sepsis_01 Sepsis is a dangerous condition that can occur when an infection leads to tissue damage, organ failure or even death. In Hobart, St. Mary Medical Center has attained a new milestone in the battle against this potentially deadly illness.

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Telemedicine Prepares to Play a Vital Role in Future Healthcare

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In today’s tech-centric world, even the healthcare industry is making transitions to advanced and streamlined telehealth services.

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Public Open House for New Franciscan Health Michigan City Hospital Includes Health Screenings for Adults, Entertainment for Kids


Franciscan-Health-Michigan-CIty-Open-House-2018Family-friendly activities will welcome the public to a glimpse of the future of healthcare at the new Franciscan Health Michigan City hospital during an open house celebration from noon to 4 PM on Saturday, Dec. 8.

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