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Allen County Regional Hospital Board Approves Agreement with Saint Luke’s Health System
The Allen County Regional Hospital Board voted last night to lease Allen County Regional Hospital to a subsidiary of Saint Luke’s Health System.
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Randomized Trials Show Fish Oil Reduces Risk of Cardiovascular Illness
Omega-3 fatty acids, commonly known as fish oil, have been proven to significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease according to a new scientific paper co-authored by cardiologist Dr. James O’Keefe from the Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute and published in the Journal of Mayo Clinic Proceedings.
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Anderson County Hospital announces the addition of new service line
Senior Life Solutions, an intensive outpatient group therapy program, is designed to meet the unique needs of adults 65 and older who are struggling with symptoms of depression and anxiety.
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Team Highlight: Cath Lab and EP Lab Nurses at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute
The Saint Luke's Cath Lab and EP Lab teams play key roles in saving and improving the lives of many in cardiac emergencies. Nurses Kim Filla and Holly Steinshouer explain what their teams do every day.
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Saint Luke’s News: Trials show medications for ovarian cancer dramatically reduce chance of recurrence in wide range of patients
Two recent trials are giving new hope to more patients with ovarian cancer. Dr. Michelle Rowland talks about the exciting advancement and what women can do to help catch ovarian cancer early.
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Saint Luke's News: Doctors strongly discourage vaping as multiple deaths reported in Kansas and Missouri among illness outbreak
Federal health officials are investigating an outbreak of serious lung injuries and deaths related to e-cigarettes and vaping products. Dr. Vincent Lem explains how anyone who vapes is susceptible.
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FAME: Plaza Art Fair cooking segment with Seasons 52
Lucas Schubert, Nutritional Coordinator with Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute and the Food As Medicine Everyday (FAME) program, shares how to make two tasty recipes at Seasons 52 for the 2019 Plaza Art Fair.
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Wright Memorial Physicians’ Group welcomes Khannah Smith, MD, to the medical team
Wright Memorial Physicians’ Group in Trenton is pleased to welcome internal medicine physician, Khannah (pronounced Hannah) Smith, MD, to the medical team.
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Wright Memorial Hospital Launches Nurse Navigator Oncology Program
Wright Memorial Hospital recently launched a new program that will provide an oncology nurse navigator dedicated to easing the physical, spiritual, emotional, and financial hardships of living with and beyond cancer.