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Dr. LaKia Brown of Centers for Pain Control and Vein Care Explains the Wonders of Chiropractic Care and More


Most agree it is all too common for people to ignore their aches and pains until they simply cannot take it anymore. Attributing issues to daily wear and tear is simple, but can lead to long-term issues or worsening health. Catching pain when it appears and addressing issues before they grow are key, and that is why Dr. LaKia Brown and the Centers for Pain Control and Vein Care of Northwest Indiana are dedicated to providing access to the highest quality physical medicine in the Region.

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Advanced Dental Concepts Wants to Change Your Perception of a Trip to the Dentist


For many people, going to the dentist can be a daunting experience. Everything from the tools to the procedures can cause a great bout of anxiety in anyone. But in the right environment with the right professionals, that anxiety can melt away. Advanced Dental Concepts has cultivated a new attitude towards dentistry by offering compassion and care along with expertise and experience.

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NorthShore Health Centers Announces Groundbreaking Ceremony for Flagship Facility

rot5NorthShore Health Centers of Indiana recently announced the ground breaking for its flagship facility. The new office will be located in Portage, Indiana on Willowcreek Road one block south of Route 6 across the street north from Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute and west from Porter Regency Hospital – Northwest.

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Public Access Bleeding Control Station Donated to DSC

BleedingControlKitThe Duneland School Corporation (DSC) recently received a donation of a "Public Access Bleeding Control Station" from a New York based company that is operated by a graduate of Chesterton High School. Tony Emanuele, a federal law enforcement officer currently based in Washington, D.C., is the co-owner of Medicine in Bad Places. He and his partner/co-owner, Shawn Soler, travel around the country teaching tactical medicine courses to police officers, firefighters, and EMS personnel. Emanuele recently spent time in Chesterton training DSC employees on the use of tourniquets as a primary source of first aid for serious bleeding.

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Porter Regional Hospital Partners with The Milk Bank, Accepts First Milk Bank Donation


A new milk depot at Porter Regional Hospital is offering babies in our communities access to the highly-nutritional benefits of human breast milk, while providing an opportunity for local mothers to donate their excess breast milk for our tiniest infants in need.

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NorthShore Health Centers Skates Alongside Community at Patient Appreciation Health and Fun Fair


In honor of National Health Center Week, an annual salutation to the mission and triumphs of health centers across the United States, NorthShore Health Centers invited the public to come celebrate with their team of healthcare professionals. Following the first leg of the fair earlier this week, NorthShore Health Centers took over Sk8 World in Portage to continue their Patient Appreciation Health and Fun Fair.

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Methodist Hospitals Partners With the University of Chicago Medicine to Provide Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Services

Methodist-Hospitals-Partners-With-the-University-of-Chicago-Medicine-to-Provide-Cardiothoracic-and-Vascular-Surgery-ServicesMethodist Hospitals has finalized an agreement with the University of Chicago Medicine to provide cardiothoracic surgery services at Methodist Hospitals. As a part of this partnership, two UChicago Medicine surgeons will join the Methodist Hospitals Heart and Vascular Institute.

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Community Hospital Welcomes Practitioners to Physician Network

chs-stock Community Hospital recently welcomed new physicians to the Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians. The CCNI physicians of Community Healthcare System are closely affiliated with Community Hospital in Munster, St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart.

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Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter Taking Steps to a World Free from Alzheimer’s


Every 65 seconds, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease.

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Spring Mill Health Campus Auto Show Sparks Memories for Residents


Auto shows are never just about cars—they are about the memories we create and share. Historian Roy Foreman has loved cars ever since he was a kid. On August 1, Foreman and others from the Winamac Old Auto Club shared their love for automobiles with the residents of Spring Mill Health Campus.

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Wellness Warriors at Inspiration Wood Go Green with Essential Oils for Cleaning


There is no need to get out the rubber gloves and masks when cleaning this spring. You can make simple and inexpensive non-toxic cleaners from essential oils. Creating your own cleaning products is safer for the environment and for your family and pets as well.

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