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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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Varicose Veins and Pregnancy: Management Tips from Centers for Vein Care

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Pregnancy comes with so many things to consider, and Centers for Vein Care is here to help you with at least one of these thoughts: varicose veins. Many women worry about varicose veins during pregnancy, but do you know why they occur? Or how? Dr. Keerthi Prasad and Dr. Monish Merchant, the interventional radiologists at Centers for Vein Care, have a few ways to help you try and avoid varicose veins during your pregnancy.

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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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Residences at Deer Creek Improves Quality of Life for Residents with Dementia with Snoezelen Therapy

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Residences at Deer Creek, a premiere senior living community in Schererville, was recently named a “Caring Super Star of 2019.” This nationwide honor means that according to consumers on one of the leading portals for senior care information, Caring.com, Residences at Deer Creek is one the nation’s leading service providers. One of the main reasons they cultivate trust and satisfaction with their residents, is due to their innovative ways for improving the quality of life for their residents, such as their Snoezelen Therapy Environments.

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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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In-Home Alzheimer's & Dementia Care West Lake County


BrightStar-In-Home-Alzheimers-and-Dementia-Care-West-Lake-County-2018Hearing the news that a loved one has Alzheimer’s or Dementia can be unsettling, even scary. It’s important to know that there’s help available to you and to your loved one that can ease the responsibilities and provide some clear direction during this uncertain and unpredictable time.

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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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