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Porter Regional Hospital Changing Paradigms in Screening and Treatment of Lung Cancer

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Lung cancer remains the leading cause of death among men and women in the United States. Only 15 percent of lung cancers are diagnosed at the localized early stage, when treatment could markedly improve patient outcomes. In 2011, the National Lung Screening Trial (NSLT) reported a 20 percent reduction in lung cancer deaths in high-risk individuals screened by low-dose CT scan. This means that annual lung cancer screening prevents one in five deaths from lung cancer.

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Centers for Vein Care: Interview with Keerthi Prasad, MD


Centers-for-Vein-Care-Keerthi-PrasadWith locations throughout Northwest Indiana, our doctors at Centers for Pain Control and Vein Care are committed to providing the best patient experience. Our doctors provide compassionate care and state of the art treatment through minimally invasive medical technology with the ultimate goals of improving our patients’ health and quality of life.

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Hospice of the Calumet Area: Frequently Asked Questions about Living with Serious Illness


Hospice-of-the-Calumet-Area-Frequently-Asked-Questions-about-Living-with-Serious-IllnessLiving with a serious illness?
You are a unique person, and you’ve had unique life experiences. At Hospice of the Calumet Area, Cherishing Life in its final chapter means we celebrate and support your individual wishes and desires.

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Subaru and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Spread Warmth to Cancer Patients at Methodist Hospitals


Methodist-Hospitals-Subaru-2017_01For the second year in a row, Subaru of America and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) have donated blankets for patient treated for cancer at Methodist Hospitals. The 2016 Subaru Loves to Care initiative, a charitable arm of the Subaru Love Promise, allowed LLS and Subaru to reach 30,000 patients in more than 250 hospitals through 393 Subaru retailers. This year, LLS and Subaru aim to reach even more patients with small gestures of comfort and care in their time of need.

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Cavanaugh and Nondorf Orthodontics has More Smiles to Share


cavanaugh-collage-2017A ton of new smiles have emerged from Cavanaugh and Nondorf Orthodontics!

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Munster Med-Inn, Spring Mill Health Campus, Dyer Nursing and Rehab, Lincolnshire, and Sebo’s Nursing and Rehab Go Red in Sponsorship of the American Heart Association

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The American Heart Association fights daily in Northwest Indiana to save lives through research, community awareness, and education. So, when it came time for the facilities underneath the management of Extended Consulting Care LLC, to show their support for the AHA for the second year in a row, they decided to make a strong stand by dedicating support for not only 2018, but also 2019!

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Franciscan Health Munster Joins with Leading Orthopaedics Group


rot5Franciscan Health Munster has entered into a co-management agreement with Chicago-based Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR), a physician-owned practice with a clinic located at 9200 Calumet Ave., Munster.

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Porter Regional Hospital’s Guide to Good Health for Summer 2017: Pinpoint Your Pain


Porter-Regional-Hospital-Pinpoint-Your-PainIs that twinge you feel indicative of an injury, or just the sign of a good workout?
Whether you’re an athlete, a weekend warrior or someone trying to work fitness into your daily routine, you’ve probably dealt with pain at some point. There’s a difference, though, between the “burn” you feel after a hard workout and injury pain.

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NorthShore Health Centers’ Chesterton Location Expands Services, Benefitting the Community & the Region

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Since opening in 2015, NorthShore Health Centers’ Chesterton location has grown to become a vital part of the healthcare provider’s mission to serve Northwest Indiana and, more specifically, the Chesterton area.

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Centers for Pain Control and Vein Care Welcomes You to a Free Health Fair in Honor of Father’s Day!

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The Centers for Pain Control and Vein Care are hosting another free health fair coming up on June 29th from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Valparaiso Clinic at 2211 Roosevelt Road.

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NorthShore Health Centers Offering Discounts During 2017 Men's Health Month


NorthShore-Mens-Health-Month-2017National Men's Health Month is here!
Spots are limited, so call today and make your appointment for these discounted health screenings:

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