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  • CANCER RESEARCH: Breast gene link to high-risk uterine cancer

    CANCER RESEARCH: Breast gene link to high-risk uterine cancer

    Women with a faulty breast cancer gene might face a greater chance of rare but deadly uterine tumors despite having their ovaries removed to l…

    April 16, 2014 12:00 pm
  • HEALTH ISSUES, WHO PAYS WHAT AND LIFE ITSELF

    HEALTH ISSUES, WHO PAYS WHAT AND LIFE ITSELF

    When has the economic impact of healthcare not been front page news lately? Insurance companies, provider systems and state and federal govern…

    February 18, 2014 7:30 am
  • BABY STEPS: MOVING INTO THE SPECIALTY ERA

    BABY STEPS: MOVING INTO THE SPECIALTY ERA

    A few years ago, a very well-respected Northwest Indiana CEO-physician predicted with certainty that in the future, for routine medical check-…

    December 21, 2013 12:00 am
  • Ask the Expert: Dr. Sreekant Cherukuri

    Ask the Expert: Dr. Sreekant Cherukuri

    Dr. Cherukuri, a leader in Northwest Indiana for minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures for the face and neck, has helped thousands of patient…

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Healthy Living

Senior Scope: How to prevent broken bones

Senior Scope: How to prevent broken bones

They’re one of the most feared events for an older adult: falls that cause fractures. A broken bone can mean surgery, hospitalization, and certainly pain, but there are ways to lessen the odds of them ever happening.

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Fitness

Survivor Spotlight: Bariatric gives teacher a new lease on life

Survivor Spotlight: Bariatric gives teacher a new lease on life

As a middle school math teacher, Jeannine Wolfe knows about numbers and hers were not adding up to good health.

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Health Care

Ask the Expert: New trends allow for faster recovery times

Ask the Expert: New trends allow for faster recovery times

Orthopedic Specialists of Northwest Indiana (OSNI) has been operating in Northwest Indiana for more than 17 years. Dr. Joseph Hecht, OSNI’s senior partner, specializes in arthritis related conditions and treatments, with an emphasis on knee a…

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Nutrition

Marinating Sticks: Gary woman's invention seals in the flavor

Marinating Sticks: Gary woman's invention seals in the flavor

With five children to feed, church suppers to make, determination and a strong belief in the Lord, Mary Hunter created, with what she considers divine intervention, a new way to add flavor to meat without going through the long process of marinating.

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