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Robyn Ali
Marketing Specialist, South Suburban Chicago
(708) 756-1000, ext. 53452
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William Bero
Media Relations Specialist, Northern Indiana
(219) 661-3294
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Tricia Schuessler
Manager, Marketing & Communications
(765) 502-4688
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Joe Stuteville
Media Relations Manager, Central Indiana
(317) 528-7986
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May
26,
2016
May 31 marks the observance of the World Health Organization’s World No Tobacco Day, which focuses global attention on the deadly toll of tobacco use and the need for countries to take strong action to address this entirely preventable epidemic ...
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May
24,
2016
Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health officials, employees and physicians were joined by community leaders and Franciscan Alliance officials to ceremonially break ground on a new Emergency Department at its Crawfordsville facility on May 23. The new ...
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May
04,
2016
Perfect weather graced a blessing and groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday for the new Franciscan St. Anthony Health - Michigan City location at Interstate 94 and U.S. 421. Some 225 attendees, including area dignitaries, hospital representatives and ...
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April
08,
2016
A groundbreaking and blessing ceremony took place April 8 for a planned 83,500-square-foot, $46 million Franciscan Health Munster comprehensive cancer center and medical office building that will be unique in the area, said Sister Aline Shultz, ...
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April
21,
2016
Are you skeptical about generic drugs, worrying that a less-expensive generic equivalent can’t match up to a name-brand drug? If so, Franciscan Alliance physicians want to ease your concerns and help you save a bundle. The average cost of a ...
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February
09,
2016
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 is the Feast Day of Blessed Mother Maria Theresia Bonzel, our foundress. Blessed Mother Maria Theresia was born in 1830 in Olpe, Germany with the baptismal name of Aline. She grew up in a strong Catholic environment of a ...
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January
28,
2016
Ashley Doolin forever will be grateful for the day she met Franciscan Hammond Clinic nurse Jolynn Young, even though the circumstances were near tragic. Doolin of Crown Point and her 3-month-old and 2-year-old sons were traveling to a grocery ...
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January
13,
2016
Twins Kelly and Kate Pangborn of Michigan City had dealt with being overweight most of their lives, until they decided to have gastric bypass surgery at the Franciscan Midwest Bariatric Institute. Now, the 24-year-olds have new outlooks. "I've ...
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June
20,
2016
Hot weather is dangerous, and seniors are particularly prone to its threat. Heat stroke and heat exhaustion are a real problem. In fact, a recent University of Chicago Medical Center study found that 40 percent of heat-related fatalities in the U.S ...
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June
10,
2016
June is National Men’s Health Month. The goal of the month is to make men and their families aware of preventable health problems and encourage early screening and treatment for boys and men. Women make twice as many visits to their doctor as men, ...
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June
07,
2016
You may have heard by now that the FDA has approved and released the new food labels. Companies are to be in compliance by July 2018, so you will start to see the new ones soon. 1. Serving size and calories. Notice they are much larger? The new ...
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