With increasing numbers of measles cases being reported nationally and in Indiana, Franciscan Health is proactively implementing temporary visitor restrictions in some units at its Indiana and Illinois hospitals.

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What to feed your child for breakfast

Fuel For School: What To Feed Your Child For Breakfast

07.18.19

Eating breakfast means more than having a student who's not hungry. What you feed your child matters, too.

"When they say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, it absolutely it the most important meal of the day," said pediatrician Francine Pearce, MD, who practices at Franciscan Physician Network Family Health Center Frankfort. Sending your child off to school without eating really puts them at a huge disadvantage.”

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Scott E. Mimms, MD, has joined Franciscan Physician Network Surgical Specialists Crawfordsville

Scott Mimms, MD, Joins Franciscan Physician Network Surgical Specialists Crawfordsville

07.17.19

CRAWFORDSVILLE, Indiana - Scott E. Mimms, MD, has joined Franciscan Physician Network Surgical Specialists Crawfordsville, located at 1704 Lafayette Road, Crawfordsville, Indiana, in Suite 5.

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Adverse childhood experiences, or ACEs, significantly increase a person's risk for developing a number of health problems.

ACES, Traumatic Experiences Can Affect Your Health For Years To Come

07.17.19

If you experienced trauma as a child - from your parents' divorce to physical abuse - these events could affect your health for years to come.

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Lori Morrison (LLS), Cody Stulley, Eric Kett (both of Dreyer & Reinbold), Dr. John Edwards, Theresa Weisenbach and Michelle Nees on hand for Subaru donation for cancer patients.

Central Indiana Subaru Dealer Steers To Cancer Center With Donations For Patients

07.17.19

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana – Patients at Franciscan Health Cancer Center Indianapolis now have something to warm up with while undergoing treatment and at home, thanks to Dreyer & Reinbold Subaru and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS).

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A high heat index puts your body at risk of heat exhaustion or heat stroke. Follow these tips to stay cool.

Heat Exhaustion Or Heat Stroke?

07.16.19

With heat indices exceeding 100 degrees for the next week, it's important to take necessary measures to protect your health.

Cause Of Heat Illnesses?

Heat-related illnesses occur when your body can’t keep itself cool. As the temperature rises, your body produces sweat to stay cool. On hot, humid days - such as the weather we're anticipating this weekend - the increased moisture in the air slows down this process.

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Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Franciscan Health Lafayette East Receives 2019 Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

07.16.19

LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Franciscan Health Lafayette East received the American Heart Association's Get With The Guidelines®- Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital's commitment to ensuring heart failure patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines founded in the latest scientific evidence.

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Scott E. Mimms, MD, has joined Franciscan Physician Network Surgical Specialists Crawfordsville
07.17.19

Scott Mimms, MD, Joins Franciscan Physician Network Surgical Specialists Crawfordsville

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Lori Morrison (LLS), Cody Stulley, Eric Kett (both of Dreyer & Reinbold), Dr. John Edwards, Theresa Weisenbach and Michelle Nees on hand for Subaru donation for cancer patients.
07.17.19

Central Indiana Subaru Dealer Steers To Cancer Center With Donations For Patients

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Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
07.16.19

Franciscan Health Lafayette East Receives 2019 Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

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Features
Arturo Ortiz keeps moving after three joint replacements.
07.01.19

Retiree Keeps Moving After Three Joint Replacements

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McCutcheon High School first baseman Brady Kas is back on the field following concussion treatment at Franciscan Health.
05.01.19

Concussion Care Joins The Lineup For Injured Baseball Player

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Joshua Patton lost more than 100 pounds with the help of bariatric surgery with Franciscan Health.
04.04.19

Not Losing Hope: Bariatric Surgery

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Blogs
What to feed your child for breakfast
07.18.19

Fuel For School: What To Feed Your Child For Breakfast

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Adverse childhood experiences, or ACEs, significantly increase a person's risk for developing a number of health problems.
07.17.19

ACES, Traumatic Experiences Can Affect Your Health For Years To Come

Read More
A high heat index puts your body at risk of heat exhaustion or heat stroke. Follow these tips to stay cool.
07.16.19

Heat Exhaustion Or Heat Stroke?

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