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Splash pads. Community pools. Public parks and playgrounds. Many of these spaces created for children are limited in their ability to accommodate children with physical handicaps. Teeter-totters, slides and most swings are not tailored for children like 4-year-old Royce Purser, who lives with a permanent birth defect. “We have worked very...
“It’s probably already here and present in our community or it will be here soon,” Dr. Dale Patterson, Memorial Hospital Vice President of Medical Affairs, says of the Delta variant of COVID-19. The CDC reports that the variant now accounts for about one in four Coronavirus cases in the U.S. How...
Beacon Health System has announced a $12.5 million investment in the first phase of an outpatient center planned on the northeast corner of Lincoln Way East and Church Street in Mishawaka. The center will be located across from the Mishawaka Public Library. The 16,500-square-foot facility, located in the immediate downtown Mishawaka...
Patients of 15 Beacon Medical Group primary care locations in Elkhart, LaPorte, St. Joseph and Berrien (MI) counties may now receive a COVID-19 vaccination by appointment at their doctors’ office. In addition, community members and patients may schedule a Pfizer vaccine at Beacon Medical Group Main Street , 6913 N. Main...
Throughout the pandemic, Page Dewald has usually been the first staff member at Washington High School to address possible COVID-19 infections and provide support to these students and their families. She produced weekly updates and safety tips to staff and students, provided nutritional guidelines for immune system boosting, kept everyone...
Evelin Keultjes, Dermatology Nurse Practitioner at Beacon Medical Group Goshen, explains why it is especially important for people of color to have inflammatory skin irritations and rashes checked out sooner rather than later. https://youtu.be/wviRpRLG8rQ For today's Medical Minute, I would like to discuss inflammatory skin conditions in patients in color. Inflammatory skin conditions,...