Thursday, August 3, 2017
Hernias manifest when an organ or fatty tissue squeezes through a weak spot in a surrounding muscle or fascia, a connective tissue. The pressure paired with this weak spot or opening is what ultimately causes all hernias. There are several different types that can occur in a variety of body areas, such as the abdomen, pelvis, and torso.While this... Read More
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Memorial Healthcare is pleased to welcome Central Michigan University (CMU) College of Medicine students back to clinical rotations.In 2015, Memorial Healthcare’s hospital and clinics began a formal affiliation with the CMU College of Medicine. The educational affiliation continues to be a landmark development in the growth of both Central... Read More
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
 It’s a critically important relationship. Pregnancy can be a scary time, but the right doctor helps curtail that fear and keeps you on a healthy path. Find a doctor with whom you can maintain an open, honest line of communication. A good doctor both happily and clearly answers any question you throw at them. And when you’re pregnant, oh boy... Read More
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Memorial Healthcare will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, August 11 from 10 am to 3:45 pm at Memorial’s Auditorium, located at 826 West King Street.The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors as it continues to face a critical blood shortage. All eligible donors of all blood types are... Read More
Monday, July 24, 2017
The Professional Nursing Practice Council at Memorial Healthcare is sponsoring a Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive for families in Shiawassee County. Collections will begin July 31and continue through August 14. The organization is collecting sealed and non-expired jars of peanut butter and jelly. Peanut butter and jelly is a great staple for... Read More
Thursday, July 20, 2017
There’s a cavalcade of emotions following the discovery that you’re pregnant. Happiness, excitement, surprise, bewilderment, worry can all manifest simultaneously. You can feel empowered, you can feel anxious, you can feel overwhelmed – more so when it’s your first time, too. There’s a multitude of tasks to complete upon learning you are pregnant... Read More
Monday, July 10, 2017
ALERT: Patients who rely on blood and platelet transfusions need your help now!The American Red Cross is facing a critical blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for eligible blood and platelet donors of all blood types to give now.Here’s how you can help:Make an appointment to give blood or platelets by downloading the free Blood Donor... Read More
Monday, July 10, 2017
Memorial Healthcare has been recognized as one of the nation’s leading hospitals in the adoption of information technology, according to results of the 19th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired® survey, released today by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum.The annual Most Wired survey is a leading industry barometer that measures... Read More
Friday, July 7, 2017
The Memorial Healthcare Foundation will host its 7th Annual Silver Stars “Support the Foundation” Art Bra event at the Comstock Inn and Conference Center on August 17 at 7 pm.This uplifting event will help Silver Stars campaign raise funds which enable the Memorial Healthcare Foundation to provide cancer screenings for those community members in... Read More
Friday, July 7, 2017
Patients of Memorial Healthcare Hospice now have access to three new lift chairs thanks to the generosity of the Owosso Eagles Club, Sobaks Home Medical and Goldentech.Several times in the past few years, the Owosso Eagles Club has hosted Euchre tournaments, which raises money in order for Memorial Healthcare Hospice to purchases needed items for... Read More

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