St. Mary Medical Center’s Joint Academy has gained prestigious recognition in the area of knee and hip replacement from The Joint Commission.
A spine specialist at Methodist Hospitals’ Southlake campus in Merrillville, Ind., gives advice on minimizing risk of osteoporosis and what medication treatments work best.
Diabetes is manageable and often preventable, but patients need to be more aware of its symptoms and treatment. An expert from Porter Regional Hospital in Valparaiso, Ind., helps to increase this awareness.
According to Jane Bogordos, fitness supervisor at Franciscan Omni Health & Fitness Center in Schererville, Ind., the more seniors exercise, the less medicine they’ll likely need.
Residences at Deer Creek, a retirement community in Schererville,Ind., provide care and assistance in the privacy of the client’s home within the community.
Good hearing may help people avoid depression, isolation and a whole lot of aggravation. A Fort Wayne, Ind., company has technicians who travel to convenient locations for clients to get their hearing tested and advise on ways to improve it.
A dietary specialist from Miller’s Senior Living Community in Portage, Ind., doles out advice for seniors about what foods will allow you to age with less problems.
What do you do when you want to find a good dentist in the area, or are seeking out who makes the best pizza in town? Likely, you ask your neighbors. Well, here’s a chance to find out what your neighbors recommend in more than …
Word of mouth let's people know where to send their kid for child care, where to go to get fair car-repair service or even where to find the best burger in town. Find out what neighbors say about these and 70 other categories of business in Lake County.
Word of mouth let's people know where to send their kid for child care, where to go to get fair car-repair service or even where to find the best burger in town. Find out what neighbors say about these and 70 other categories of business in Porter County.
Strack and Van Til, and its parent company SVT LLC, continue to extend the grocer’s neighborhood reach throughout Northwest Indiana and beyond. A new store in Cedar Lake is set to open soon and renovations of the Valpariso store, recently acquired in the purchase of …
Friendly Foot Care in Crown Point tries to treat every patient as they would want to be treated. This philosphy has made them the popular choice in the Post-Tribune’s Neighbors’ Choice Awards for several years.
Pat’s Liquors in Porter has an inventory of the latest wines, craft beers and flavored vodkas, to name a few.
Centier has grow to become the largest privately owned independent bank in Indiana, but still provides the personalized service of a community bank.
Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point and Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City are among programs nationwide to receive American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Outstanding Achievement awards for 2012.
Paul Sur Buick GMC takes good care of its customers which not only keeps the dealership thriving, but has garnered it recognition in the Neighbors’ Choice awards, voted on by Post-Tribune readers, for several years
Levin Tire & Service Center, in Northwest Indiana, has made quality and safety a top priority, which is evident through investments both in state-of-the-art computer diagnostic equipment and workmanship guarantees.
Anton Insurance Agency in Northwest Indiana offers a wide selection of products for clients, while also being a vigorous advocate of community activities
Lovings Heating & Cooling has contributed to the Portage, Ind., community for the 33 years it’s been in business in Portage.
NIPSCO’s Green Power programs allows NIPSCO customers in northern Indiana a chance to get some or all of its electrical usage from renewable energy sources.
Earth Day started in 1970 to force environmental protection onto the national political agenda. More than 40 years later, the spirit lives on but incorporates the technology of the Internet and social media to get the word out.
There are multiple ways consumers can be more green in their day-to-day existence, from using cold water in the washer to switching to compact fluorescent bulbs.
A study shows that women often experience a different, and more non-traditional, set of symptoms than men when having a heart attack or stroke. Find out how Porter Regional Hospital addresses this.
Methodist Hospitals offers minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery using the da Vinci Surgical System. A Valparaiso, Ind., woman patient was impressed with how it helped speed up recovery time after she had a hysterectomy.
Community Hospita's Women's Diagnostic Centerl in Munster, Ind., is the first in the state to offer advanced Positron Emission Mammography, which adds 3D imaging capabilities to breast cancer services.
Franciscan Alliance has become part of Spirit of Women, a network dedicated to advancing the cause of women’s health.