Category: Health

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Column: Summer options for kids with disabilities

Commentary by Catherine M. Michael, JD As summer quickly approaches many parents begin making summer plans for camps, academic enrichment, and relaxation.   Parents of children with disabilities can often struggle to find what...

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Lugwig named medical director

The leadership of Indiana University Health’s North Central Region (including IU Health North, Saxony and Tipton hospitals) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kandice Ludwig, MD, as the Medical Director of the region’s Breast Care Program. Dr. Ludwig...

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Expedite Health Care to open new location

By Alec Johnson A local healthcare provider will be opening up a second location. Expedite Health Care, which has a primary location at W 84th St, will be opening a second location at 3855...

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Column: Health tips for summer air travel

Commentary by David Pletzer, MD With summer travel season approaching, many families are planning air travel to favorite destinations. While traveling by plane is convenient, there are some health concerns to keep in mind for...

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Column: Tis the season … for allergies

Commentary by Tammy Wittmann Allergy season that is. If you are anything like me, this time of year can really be frustrating. One of the main areas that are affected is our eyes. Itchy,...

Lauren Ritter McDermid has been a Carmel resident all of her life. She is graduate of Carmel High School class of 2002. She attended Vincennes University and graduated in 2005, and completed a certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition from Cornell University's online program E-Cornell. 0

Plant-based nutrition is the way to go

Commentary by Lauren McDermid My journey to plant-based nutrition began in the year 2000. This is when my family took a trip to California. I longed to be near the ocean for stress relief....

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Column: Turn more fat into energy

Commentary by Cory Black Looking to burn more fat and have more energy? L-carnitine is the key amino acid that helps your body convert stored fat to energy and has many benefits to support...

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More than 300 expected at Witham gala

By Gus Pearcy The 17th Annual Witham Health Services Foundation Gala is May 16 at the Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel in Carmel. The black-tie affair features a dinner, a silent auction, a live auction,...