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Hospital Officials, Chamber Guests, Mark Heart Center Opening

Hospital-Officials-Chamber-Guests-Mark-Heart-Center-OpeningFranciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City officials cut a ribbon to celebrate the recent opening of the hospital’s Heart Center, during a program with about 40 members of the Michigan City Area Chamber of Commerce Oct. 23. The center offers one-stop, comprehensive, patient-centered services, provided by a team of board-certified cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, electrophysiologists and advanced practice nurses, all of whom have a track record of diagnosing, treating and preventing heart disease.

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Extra Mile Fitness Company Briefs, October 24, 2014

John-ArredondoOctober Staff Spotlight: John Arredondo
This month we feature John Arredondo, who teaches at Portage High School (Social Studies) and coaches Girls' Cross Country at Valparaiso High School.

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Methodist to hold Free Fall Community Health Fair on Saturday, October 25th

METH-AD-2014-Fall-Community-Health-Fair-4.93x9Methodist Hospitals Fall Community Health Fair will feature a Farmer's Market with Healthy Food Demonstrations presented by Chefs from Methodist's Food Services Departments. Fruits and vegetables can be purchased at wholesale prices. In addition, blood sugar and cholesterol screenings will be offered along with other health screenings, health information, and health care vendor information.

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Avalon Springs Health Campus Honors World Alzheimer's Day with Educational Article Series - Article Seven: Current Alzheimer Treatment Strategies

fillerFamily members often wonder what steps are being taken to find the cause of Alzheimer’s disease, because it seems that no new information has been found. In fact, the latest therapeutic drug for it, Namenda, was approved by the FDA in 2003.

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Hospital Offers Lymphedema Info Program November 18

fillerA free program titled, “Prevention and Management of Lymphedema,” offered by the Breast Care Center of Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point, will take place at noon Nov. 18.

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Community Hospital Community Programs, October 23, 2014

Aquapheresis-TherapyGet Your Body Back After Baby
A Community Hospital physical therapist presents “Get Your Body Back...The Perfect Postpartum Workout Solution” on Nov. 10 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Community Hospital Fitness Pointe located at 9950 Calumet Avenue, Munster, Ind.

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Our ER Goal? 30 Minutes or Less

30-Minutes-or-LessOur ER Goal? 30 Minutes or Less

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