National Health Centers Week is right around the corner and we will have two Family Fun Patient Appreciation events that week (free backpack and schools supplies to the first 50 kids at each event)! We are currently looking for vendors to provide information and education to the community and volunteers to help that day.
Chiropractic is reaching more and more people as time goes by. Though there will always be skeptics, the practice is gaining followers. Dr. Ryan Porterfield, owner of Porterfield Family Chiropractic in Valparaiso, is determined to bring knowledge to as many people as he can.
Did you know that Methodist Hospitals’ Northlake Campus is Northwest Indiana’s only “in process” Level III trauma center? This designation positively affects the surrounding communities as it’s located in an industrial corridor in Gary, IN by three of the state’s busiest interstates. Before this, the closest trauma centers to Northwest Indiana were in South Bend, Chicago, and Oak Lawn.
It’s a sizzling July at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with gaming excitement, great entertainment, special offers and dining deals.
Newborns deprived of oxygen to the brain prior to or during delivery may benefit from hypothermic cooling and rewarming therapy provided within the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Porter Regional Hospital. Historically used in adult patients, controlled hypothermia is now available for infants. Evidence demonstrates the newborn system has the potential for the brain to heal with this therapy.
Since 2009 Frontline has served over 500 young men and women in need of substance abuse treatment in the City of Valparaiso and served over 1,000 clients and families in total throughout Porter County. Annually, we have provided over $50,000 in client treatment scholarships and over 65% of Frontline clients have successfully completed our treatment program.