September 29, 2019

EndoGastric Solutions Announces New Data Confirming the Efficacy of Concomitant Hiatal Hernia Repair and TIF 2.0 Procedure in Providing Symptom Control for GERD Patients

Courtesy of Business Wire EndoGastric Solutions Announces New Data Confirming the Efficacy of Concomitant Hiatal Hernia Repair and TIF 2.0 Procedure in Providing Symptom Control for GERD Patients A 99-patient study confirms that a laparo-endoluminal approach reduces proton pump inhibitor medication use and significantly improves quality-of-life scores EndoGastric Solutions® today ...Read More
September 19, 2019

More than 45 companies to exhibit at Lakeshore Chamber’s 15th annual Business Expo

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Joseph S. Pete More than 45 companies plan to exhibit at the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce's forthcoming 15th annual Business Expo on Friday. This year's expo at Dynasty Banquets at 4125 Calumet Ave., Hammond, will feature American Community Bank, Ameristar East ...Read More
September 18, 2019

Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals hosting annual Pink Party

Courtesy of Northwest Indiana Life by Mandy Haack The Northwest Indiana Breast Care Center at Methodist Hospitals is dedicated to making sure women feel their best and most comfortable in their establishment. The Center is hosting its annual Pink Party, an event that is held in October which is breast ...Read More
September 8, 2019

Northwest Indiana seminars help seniors navigate the complex waters of Medicare

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Julie Dean Kessler When a 65th birthday arrives, so does eligibility for Medicare — and a bunch of decisions about health care plans. That can be a challenge, say three presenters at Northwest Indiana Medicare seminars. Seniors who want to change plans ...Read More
September 7, 2019

Methodist Hospitals is offering Smoking Cessation Classes

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader Methodist Hospitals is offering Smoking Cessation classes to members of the community. Classes are seven 90-minute to two-hour sessions over a seven week period for $60.00 per person. The program is based on the highly successful American Lung Association’s Freedom from Smoking Program which has ...Read More
September 7, 2019

NWI dietitians: How to make school lunches healthy, economical and fun

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Carrie Steinweg Back-to-school time means back to packing lunches for the kiddos. It can be a daunting and tedious task, especially when you’re trying to come up with healthy meals on a budget. Several nutrition pros in the Region weighed in ...Read More
September 6, 2019

Northwest Indiana hospital specializes in multiple sclerosis care

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Giles Bruce MERRILLVILLE — Last year, Scott Garzella had stiffness and tingling in his body, and trouble seeing. He went to the emergency room, and had to be hospitalized and put on heavy steroids for four days. He found out he ...Read More
September 6, 2019

Northwest Indiana hospital specializes in multiple sclerosis care

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana • September 6, 2019 By Giles Bruce MERRILLVILLE — Last year, Scott Garzella had stiffness and tingling in his body, and trouble seeing. He went to the emergency room, and had to be hospitalized and put on heavy steroids for four days. He ...Read More
September 5, 2019

EndoGastric Solutions Announces New Data Confirming the Efficacy of Concomitant Hiatal Hernia Repair and TIF 2.0 Procedure in Providing Symptom Control for GERD Patients

Courtesy of Crain BusinessInsurance EndoGastric Solutions® today announced the publication of new clinical data confirming that concomitantly performed hiatal hernia (HH) repair and the Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF® 2.0) procedure using the EsophyX® device, is an effective treatment for patients with a HH larger than 2 cm contributing to their ...Read More
September 4, 2019

Methodist Hospitals recognized for excellence with ACC Cardiac Cath Lab Accreditation with PCI

Courtesy of Northwest Indiana Life Methodist Hospitals 1st in NWI to provide necessary care, resources to cath lab patients The American College of Cardiology has recognized Methodist Hospitals for its demonstrated expertise and commitment in treating patients who come to a cardiac cath lab for care, including diagnostic catheterizations and ...Read More
September 3, 2019

Methodist Hospitals is offering Smoking Cessation Classes

Courtesy of The Gary 411 Program helps individuals develop the approach that works for them Methodist Hospitals is offering Smoking Cessation classes to members of the community. Classes are seven 90-minute to two-hour sessions over a seven week period for $60.00 per person. The program is based on the highly ...Read More