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Featured Senior Circle Program

Create a Fall Floral Basket
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 - 4 pm
Liberty Bible Church
824 Calumet Avenue, Chesterton

Please join Kathy Cunningham of Moody Blooms in Portage when she offers tips and instruction on how to assemble a Fall floral basket for yourself or a loved one. During this 90-minute class, Kathy will help you design this great gift or decoration.

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Listening In: Hearing Loss is Common, but Help is Available

As seen in the July 2009 issue of Senior Circle News

“As we age many of us develop hearing loss to some degree,” according to James Turk, DO, who practices in Porter County....

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Treating Arthritis of The Hip

In the past, arthritis of the hip has been accepted as a painful disability. Many people were resigned to living in a wheelchair. Over the past thirty years, advances in the treatment of hip arthritis, as well as hip replacement surgery, have allowed many patients to return to a normal life. A damaged hip joint can occur because of simple wear and tear, which creates the condition known as osteoarthritis. It can also be caused by chronic disease such as rheumatoid arthritis, prior fracture of the hip, or the extensive use of alcohol or steroid medications that results in a reduced blood supply to the bone, a condition called avascular necrosis. Read more

Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery