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Cancer Resource Centre in Munster Offers Free Music Wellness Classes for Cancer Patients, Caregivers


If you listen carefully, you may hear the sound of music coming from the Cancer Resource Centre in Munster every first and third Monday of the month. The Centre is offering free Music Wellness classes to cancer patients and their caregivers.

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La Porte Hospital - Need to See the Doctor? Check in Online and Do the Waiting at Home!


La Porte Physicians Urgent Care is turning your living room into your own private waiting room, with a convenient online check-in service. InQuicker online check-in is now available at

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La Porte Hospital - Preventive Care is Investing in Your Future

LaPortepreventivecare2017Perhaps one of the best investments we can make is taking charge of our health. And while we can’t always control what our bodies will do, especially when it comes to genetics, there are several steps we can take to help detect and prevent diseases.

The providers with La Porte Physician Network are here to help patients decide what screenings and immunizations they need at different points in their lives. Here are some to consider. La Porte Physician Network accepts most insurance, Medicare and Medicaid, and many services may be covered at no cost to you. Visit and click on Find a Doctor today.


Blood Pressure – Keeping your blood pressure within a healthy range can help you avoid heart and vascular disease in the future. Conditions like heart attack, stroke, clogged arteries, and heart...

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Mobile Health Unit to Distribute Take-Home Colon Cancer Awareness Kits

colorectal-la-porte-hospitalThe Mobile Health Unit of La Porte Hospital will be out in the community throughout March to educate on colorectal cancer prevention during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Take-home test kits will be available.

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St. Catherine Hospital Brings The Heart Truth Campaign to East Chicago During National Wear Red Day Observance 2017


To raise awareness that heart disease is the number one health threat among women, St. Catherine Hospital is partnering on Friday, Feb. 3, with Multicultural Wellness Network/MOTTEP and Healthy East Chicago to host The Heart Truth® campaign.

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Count on Porter’s CareExpress Urgent Care Centers for Prompt Care of Minor Illnesses and Injuries


When you need to see a doctor but you can’t get an appointment until next week, what do you do? Take the next available opening? Go to the ER? Decide to tough it out? With Porter’s CareEXPRESS Urgent Care Centers you now have another choice – a smart, cost-effective and convenient one.

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We’re On Top at Porter


By focusing on quality care for our patients, and by always striving to do what’s right, Porter has earned “Top Performer” recognition for the second year in a row.

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Are Your Hips a Pain?

hippainOccasional discomfort in your hips has turned into near-constant pain. What can you do to calm the irritated joints?

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Emergencies Don’t Take a Break for the Holidays. Neither Does Porter Regional Hospital

Porter-Regional-Holspital-30-minute-holiday-2015If you are experiencing an emergency, or even if you are just feeling really sick, remember that we’re here for you – even during the holidays.

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Franciscan Hospital and Healthcare of Munster Hosts Party to Highlight New Full-Service Emergency Department


Franciscan Hospital and Healthcare has something they want to share with the community. After 18 months of planning and hard work, the new emergency department is scheduled to open in just a few weeks. The good folks at Franciscan threw a pre-opening sneak peek event this weekend, open to the public, and we were invited to visit.

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Community Healthcare System, Franciscan Alliance and Methodist Hospitals Community Health Needs Survey 2015

surveyCommunity Healthcare System, the Franciscan Alliance and Methodist Hospitals are working together on a project to better understand the barriers to good health that exist in the communities that they serve.

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