August 25, 2019

Healthier Living Presentation & Cooking Demonstration

Courtesy of The 411 News Nutrition Tips for Senior Adults Introduction: Methodist Hospitals recognizes maintaining a well-balanced diet is important when it comes to living longer and healthier lifestyles. Adding fruits and vegetables to meals on a routine basis can make a difference between staying energized or developing chronic health ...Read More
August 21, 2019

Cost of Living: How to afford insulin, diabetes care in Northwest Indiana

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Jeremy Krsak remembers growing up with Type 1 diabetes, when he and his family would go to the drug store, grab a bottle of insulin out of the refrigerator, bring it to the counter, pay $20 cash and be out the door. That ...Read More
August 16, 2019

Why adults also need to keep their vaccinations up to date

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Bob Moulesong A critical, but possibly overlooked, component of an adult’s health plan is vaccines and booster shots. Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that the number of adults who received an influenza vaccination in 2016 declined ...Read More
August 16, 2019

RailCats Sign RHP Carbone to First Pro Contract

Courtesy of OurSports Central GARY, IND. - The Gary SouthShore RailCats signed right-hander pitcher River Carbone to his first professional baseball contract before Friday's game vs. the Milwaukee Milkmen. In order to make room for Carbone on the 23-man active roster, Gary placed right-handed pitcher Darin May on irrevocable waivers. ...Read More
August 7, 2019

Methodist Hospitals offering Prepared Childbirth Classes and Breast Feeding Walk-In Clinics at both Campuses

Courtesy of The 411 News • Prepared Childbirth Classes Prepared Childbirth Classes are four week classes designed to assist pregnant mothers and their partners learn about labor, delivery and the immediate post-partum period. The first three weeks focus on labor – relaxation, breathing and breast feeling. Week four discusses parenting ...Read More
August 2, 2019

Methodist Hospitals offers Medicare made simple seminars at Northlake Campus

Courtesy of NWLife When it comes time to choose a Medicare plan, reviewing your options can be overwhelming.  For this reason Methodist is offering Medicare Made Simple Seminars at the Northlake and Southlake Campuses on the following dates: Northlake Campus, South Pavilion Auditorium: 600 Grant St. in Gary, IN. Thursday, ...Read More
August 2, 2019

Methodist Hospitals offers Medicare made simple seminars at Southlake Campus

Courtesy of NWLife When it comes time to choose a Medicare plan, reviewing your options can be overwhelming.  For this reason Methodist is offering Medicare Made Simple Seminars at the Northlake and Southlake Campuses on the following dates: Southlake Campus, Pavilion B Conference Room: 200 East 89th Avenue in Merrillville, ...Read More
August 2, 2019

Free weight loss surgery seminars being offered by Methodist Hospitals

Courtesy of NWLife Obesity is more than just being overweight. For many, it is a threat to physical and psycho-social health. Bariatric surgery reduces obesity-related health complications and helps patients lead healthier, more active lives. Free weight loss surgery informational seminars are scheduled to be presented by Dr. James Siatras, ...Read More
August 2, 2019

Skin cancer screenings in Northwest Indiana can catch disease early

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Giles Bruce MERRILLVILLE — It's that time of year when many of us are having fun in the sun — on the beach, in boats, at the ballpark — with the golden tans to show for it. Skin cancer is often ...Read More
August 2, 2019

Skin cancer screenings in Northwest Indiana can catch disease early

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Giles Bruce MERRILLVILLE — It's that time of year when many of us are having fun in the sun — on the beach, in boats, at the ballpark — with the golden tans to show for it. Skin cancer is often ...Read More