The Drug-Free Workplace Symposium is hosted by EMPOWER Porter County, the county's initiative to reduce substance abuse, the Valpo Chamber, the Duneland Chamber, and the Portage Chamber, as a service to help provide valuable information and will allow for candid exchange of ideas to reduce the liability of employers, ensure the safety of employees, and increase the productivity and profitability of the business.
Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us as a Certified Lactation Consultant offers professional advice and practical tips to help prepare you for a successful nursing experience.
‘Healthy Path’ program is public service provided by health services students
Area residents who frequent the walking path at the Gleason Golf Course in Gary, immediately west of Indiana University Northwest, will have the opportunity to get free health screenings between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., October 3, 24 and November 14.
Topics, presented by guest speakers, will include advances in intervention pulmonology, the future of health care solutions, auto servo ventilation for complex sleep apnea, the synchronicity of ventilation and lung cancer screenings.
Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point will offer a “Prevention and Management of Lymphedema,” program at noon Oct. 22 in the Breast Care Center of Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point, located on the third floor of the Burrell Professional Center (southwest of the hospital’s main entrance).
Porter Emergency Medical Services will offer an Emergency Medical Technician – Basic Course (EMT-B) beginning Nov. 4, 2013 through May 28, 2014. The class will be presented on Mondays, Wednesdays and an occasional Saturday, from 5 to 9 p.m. at EMS Station 2, 2206 LaPorte Ave. in Valparaiso.
One day you read this “new supplement” is the latest and greatest, and the next day you read just the opposite. So do you take it or not? Join Internal Medicine Physician Crystal Tuncay, D.O., to learn the truth behind dietary supplement claims and provide you with evidence to ensure their proper usage. The...
Working mothers gathered in the community room of the Porter Regional Hospital on Wednesday night to hear life coach Dana Samardzich, ACC, CPC, present, “Surviving and Thriving as a Working Mother.” The speech was hardly a lecture, however, as audience members were called upon to discuss topics and perform written exercises throughout the presentation.
Samardzich started by asking the audience, “What are ‘core values?’”
Join NorthShore in the fight against Diabetes by attending one of our Diabetic Education Groups. NorthShore will provide each participant with healthy snacks, free pedometer, and free exercise stretch band.
September 27th at 1 pm
October 31st at 1 pm
November 22nd at 1 pm
December 20th at 1 pm
To help women learn how to better navigate their role as a working mother, Porter Regional Hospital’s Healthy Woman Program will present, “Surviving and Thriving as a Working Mom.” The free program will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, in the Community Room at Porter Regional Hospital, 85 East US Highway 6 in Valparaiso.