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Coolspring Health Center Offers Health Insurance Education, Enrollment Programs

fillerPersons in need of information concerning the Health Insurance Marketplace, in the face of the Feb. 15 enrollment deadline, can learn what’s available and how to register during free seminars at Coolspring Health Center.

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Stepped-Up Patient Safety Efforts Help Lead to Record Births at Franciscan St. Anthony Health

Stepped-up-Patient-Safety-Efforts-Help-Lead-to-Record-Births-at-Franciscan-St-Anthony-HealthIncreased obstetrics unit patient safety initiatives are credited among the factors that led to Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point recording its highest-ever number of births, 1,663, in 2014.

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Community Hospital Community Programs, January 20, 2015

chs-stockGet Your Body Back After Baby
A Community Hospital physical therapist will discuss “Getting Your Body Back After Baby” on Feb. 5 from 5:00-6:00 p.m. at the Community Hospital Fitness Pointe located at 9950 Calumet Avenue, Munster, Ind. Topics include: back/pelvic pain; pelvic floor strengthening; posture; body mechanics; abdominal strengthening.

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Bowling Proves a Perfect Game for Catherine McAuley Clinic Fundraiser

Bowling-Proves-a-Perfect-Game-for-Catherine-McAuley-Clinic-FundraiserSome 121 bowlers and more than 40 observers packed the Stardust III bowling alley in Dyer Jan. 17 for the first “Rolling for a Reason” fundraiser to benefit Catherine McAuley Clinic. Organized by Art Branco, MD, a longtime clinic board member, and staffed by his family and other volunteers, the event raised more than $12,000 to support work being done at the clinic.

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Porter Health Care System Presents Two Special Pink Events in February 2015

Pink-at-PortageTo encourage women to “Go Pink at Porter” and schedule their annual mammography screening, Porter Health Care System will host two special “pink” events in February.

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Porter Regional Hospital Celebrates American Heart Month During February 2015

Flag-RaisingTo increase awareness during American Heart Month, Porter Regional Hospital will present a series of heart-healthy programs to help educate the community on the prevention and treatment of heart disease – the leading cause of death of both men and women according to the American Heart Association.

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Porter Health Care System Offers Healthy Heart Diet Classes in February, 2015

Porter-New-Hospital-Coming-SoonPorter Health Care System will offer Healthy Heart Diet classes in February. The free classes will provide an understanding on how to read food labels and choose heart-healthy food, along with teaching basic heart healthy food preparation tips.

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