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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?

06.01.20

As summer temperatures begin to rise, taking steps to protect yourself from heat illnesses is essential.

What Causes Heat Illnesses?

Heat-related illnesses such as heat exhaustion, heat stroke and cramps happen when your body can’t keep itself cool. As the temperature rises, your body produces sweat to stay cool. On hot, humid days, the increased moisture in the air slows down this process.

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Pelvic pain is one reason to call your gynecologist

Pain, Periods And Other Problems To Call The Gynecologist About

06.01.20

If you are a woman, consider this fact: The average girl typically starts her period at age 12, whereas the average woman enters menopause around age 51. That's approximately 40 years of menstruation and possible gynecologic complications.

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A group from Bethel Church gathered outside of Franciscan Health Dyer.

Northwest Indiana Church Members Gather For Prayer At Franciscan Health Dyer

06.01.20

DYER, Indiana - As part of a regional effort to support local healthcare workers, a group of members from Bethel Church gathered outside of Franciscan Health Dyer on May 26, 2020, to deliver a brief prayer service.

Church members wore masks and practiced social distancing as they delivered the prayers to express their love, support and appreciation for the health care workers at Franciscan Health Dyer for their dedication and bravery in the fight against COVID-19.

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Months after his second hip replacement, Mark Sanforth is back to his regular activities, pain-free

Same-Day Joint Replacement Offers Convenience, Comfort Of Home Recovery

05.28.20

Mark Stanforth had been down this road before. Six years ago, after enduring growing discomfort in his left hip, he had it surgically replaced. The successful hip replacement helped Stanforth maintain his busy veterinary practice. So, several years later, when the right hip started acting up and the pain and interruptions to his lifestyle became intolerable, he didn't hesitate to think about a second hip replacement.

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Playground accidents like bumps, bruises, sprains and strains can be treated at an urgent care center.

Avoid These Common Summer Injuries

05.27.20

Summer safety is especially important after a cold winter and stay at home orders in the spring. People are anxious to get outside and enjoy summer weather. Many often end up fracturing bones - or worse - in their haste to enjoy long-awaited summer warmth.

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Franciscan ExpressCare Rolls Out "On My Way" Feature  May 27, 2020

Franciscan ExpressCare Rolls Out "On My Way" Feature

05.27.20

MISHAWAKA, Indiana - Franciscan Alliance has added a new feature to the Franciscan MyChart application called "On My Way". The "On My Way" feature allows patients to see wait times and easily reserve their spot in line at all Franciscan ExpressCare locations in Indiana and Illinois.

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News

A group from Bethel Church gathered outside of Franciscan Health Dyer.

06.01.20

Northwest Indiana Church Members Gather For Prayer At Franciscan Health Dyer

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Franciscan ExpressCare Rolls Out "On My Way" Feature  May 27, 2020

05.27.20

Franciscan ExpressCare Rolls Out "On My Way" Feature

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Franciscan Health Olympia Fields Recognizes Two Daisy Award Recipients In May 2020

05.26.20

Franciscan Health Olympia Fields Recognizes Two Daisy Award Recipients In May 2020

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Features

 Josh Syrett works with Franciscan Health and the Beech Grove Fire Department.

05.20.20

Training To Become A Paramedic During A Raging Pandemic

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A Walk Of Honor For Danny Miles At Franciscan Health Indianapolis

05.18.20

A Walk Of Honor For Danny Miles At Franciscan Health Indianapolis

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Chicago patient beat the coronavirus and pneumonia.

05.13.20

Chicago Comedian Conquers COVID-19, Pneumonia

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Blogs

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

06.01.20

Heat Exhaustion Or Heat Stroke?

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Pelvic pain is one reason to call your gynecologist

06.01.20

Pain, Periods And Other Problems To Call The Gynecologist About

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Months after his second hip replacement, Mark Sanforth is back to his regular activities, pain-free

05.28.20

Same-Day Joint Replacement Offers Convenience, Comfort Of Home Recovery

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