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Heart Health

Peverley hospitalized, teammates try to regroup

ST. LOUIS | Stars forward Rich Peverley remained hospitalized Tuesday in Dallas, undergoing heart tests after collapsing on the bench during a game that was postponed.

March 11, 2014 5:53 pm
Cardiac rehab 'royalty' named

Cardiac rehab 'royalty' named

HOBART – Joyce Fugate, of Hobart, and Dennis Hollister, of Wheeler, understand the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation, and are reaping “royalties” from education and regular exercise to keep their hearts in good rhythm.

March 10, 2014 12:00 am
What's killing the region? 12 years, 24,000 deaths

What's killing the region? 12 years, 24,000 deaths

The biggest cause of death in the region often follows a circuitry of life choices and genetics, with the final kill switch thrown by the victims themselves.

February 15, 2014 10:30 pm
Students campaign again for heart health

Students campaign again for heart health

SCHERERVILLE | Jump for Heart is returning to St. Michael School next week. This is St. Michael's seventh year participating in the nationwide campaign to raise money for the American Heart Association. The St. Michael School Community has raised $33,500 in donations since 2007. Students wil…

February 13, 2014 12:00 am
Telling the truth about heart disease

Telling the truth about heart disease

EAST CHICAGO | To raise awareness among local women that heart disease is their No. 1 health threat, St. Catherine Hospital, the Multicultural Wellness Network Inc./MOTTEP, and Healthy East Chicago Inc. are partnering to promote The Heart Truth campaign on Friday, which is National Wear Red Day.

February 05, 2014 12:00 am

HEALTH BRIEFS: Franciscan Alliance to offer insurance education sessions

HOBART | People in need of health insurance can learn what is available and how to enroll during free programs, sponsored by Franciscan Alliance, in January and February at Southlake Mall.

January 20, 2014 12:00 pm

Heart health symposium focuses on PAD and treatment options

MUNSTER | Peripheral Arterial Disease is the topic of this year’s free Community Healthcare System Cardiovascular Research Symposium from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road.

March 10, 2013 12:00 am
Club takes message to heart

Club takes message to heart

LOWELL | The Lowell GFWC-IFC Woman’s Club held an informative session with Lowell Fire Chief Clint Gorball at its monthly meeting Feb. 22. The club’s theme for the month was heart health.

February 28, 2013 12:00 am
Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

MERRILLVILLE | Get Your Dance On!

February 10, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Krista Tellez and Eric Nowicki, dancers with Eclipse Performing Arts in Chesterton, perform on Sunday during the Franciscan Alliance-hosted Day of Dance for Your Health program at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza in Merrillville.

February 10, 2013 5:13 pm
Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Whiting residents Mike Wring and Renee Knight perform Sunday with other Premier Dance Studio students during the Day of Dance for Your Health program at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza in Merrillville.

February 10, 2013 5:14 pm
Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Day of Dance focuses on women’s health

Janet Schoon, of Griffith, works out with a group on Sunday during the Day of Dance for Your Health program hosted by Franciscan Alliance at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza in Merrillville. The event featured dance routines along with presentations by local doctors and allowed guests to par…

February 10, 2013 5:14 pm
Valparaiso Goes Red for women

Valparaiso Goes Red for women

VALPARAISO | Valparaiso University's Harre Union was a sea of red Friday morning for Go Red for Women.

February 01, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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Valparaiso Goes Red for women

Valparaiso Goes Red for women

Jennifer Buss, survivor of a mitral valve prolapse, speaks Friday at the Go Red breakfast at Valparaiso University.

February 01, 2013 11:42 am
Valparaiso Goes Red for women

Valparaiso Goes Red for women

Cynthia Williams, who survived congestive heart failure, smiles as her daughter, Kennedy Williams, 3, waves to the crowd on Friday during the Go Red event at Valparaiso University.

February 01, 2013 11:42 am

Paint Valpo Red at Terry Abner Salon Feb. 12

VALPARAISO | The American Heart Association and Terry Abner Salon are painting Valpo RED for Women’s Heart Health from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 12 at Terry Abner Salon, 401 Lincolnway.

January 25, 2013 3:15 pm

Officials launch cardiac arrest awareness campaign

CHICAGO | State officials have launched a campaign to help people who suffer from sudden cardiac arrest.

August 23, 2012 8:30 pm

Advocate South Suburban Hospital to host heart health fair

HAZEL CREST | Advocate South Suburban Hospital, 17800 S. Kedzie Ave., will host "An Affair for the Heart," a community event from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 25.

February 16, 2012 12:00 am
Dancing high-steps it to health at Franciscan Alliance event

Dancing high-steps it to health at Franciscan Alliance event

MERRILLVILLE | The Franciscan Alliance set a message Sunday about women becoming and staying healthy to music.

February 12, 2012 8:30 pm Photos

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Dancing high-steps it to health at Franciscan Alliance event

Dancing high-steps it to health at Franciscan Alliance event

Munster residents Helen Funk, 101, and her husband of 14 years, Maurice Basile, 90, dance Sunday at the event Spirit of Women – Day of Dance for Your Health hosted by the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza in Merrillville. The couple danced the fox trot to Jimmy Durante's version of "As Time Goes …

February 12, 2012 7:24 pm
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