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SAVE THE DATE! Our own Christina Barnes, M.D. from The South Bend Clinic Main Campus/Allergy department will be presenting, “Pediatric Food allergy: A Rapidly Changing World” on September 20, 2018 from 12:10-1:10 pm at the Memorial Hospital of South Bend Auditorium. Lunch is provided and......

Holly Hake Harris, M.D. The South Bend Clinic Thursday October 11, 2018 6-7 PM @211 North Eddy Street South Bend, IN Please RSVP to Michele @ 574-204-6347   Discounts, Prizes/Samples Product Knowledge Demonstrations!...

“The Yuck Factor” may not be the most appetizing story to share, but it’s extremely important to know about. A superbug known as Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, kills thousand in hospitals and nursing homes nationwide. It’s highly contagious and 40 to 60 percent of......

Federal health officials are warning parents about the dangers of teething remedies which they say can lead to serious health consequences and sometimes death. Now the FDA is asking manufacturers to stop selling certain products intended for babies and toddlers. “Could be problematic because of......

SOUTH BEND — The South Bend Clinic has a new honor. Managed Health Services presented it with the annual Summit Award for Excellence in Care. It’s one of two statewide awards this year. MHS recognizes Indiana healthcare providers who exemplify exceptional performance. It says the clinic’s......

SOUTH BEND — A new study suggests women are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander. Researchers believe people might be hesitant touch a woman’s chest. According to the study, only 39-percent of women suffering cardiac arrest in a public place were......

Childbirth without narcotics, painkillers or opioids? If you’re a mom who’s been through it, you may be in disbelief. But a doctor at the South Bend Clinic in Granger has been offering it to his pregnant moms for the last five years. Fourteen-month-old Oaklee Powell......

Get to know our new pediatrician, Dr. Christine Ramirez. She is passionate about teaching kids the life-long skills they need to stay healthy and is also bilingual. Take a look....

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY — In Indiana, there were more than 400 cervical cancer related deaths in four years. This is prompting doctors and lawmakers across the state to encourage families to consider the Human Papillomavirus vaccine which prevents the disease. Right now, many Hoosier teens......

SOUTH BEND — South Bend’s mayor wants parents to have more time with their babies. That’s why he’s proposing an addition to the city’s 2018 budget that would include a parental leave policy. Parents would still get paid if they decide to take advantage of the......

SOUTH BEND — You may notice changes at your child’s next checkup. Doctors are now screening our little ones for a long term medical condition that mostly affects older people. The changes reflect new guidelines by the American Academy of Pediatrics. They are calling on pediatricians......

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY — Local pediatricians are reporting a disturbing trend among kids and teens in our area. Now, more than ever, they’re seeing kids coming to them with symptoms related to bullying. Doctors say the increase in bullying is directly correlated to social media. Social......

Doctors in our area say they’ve seen cases of Lyme disease this year and Indiana health officials have warned about Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and the Heartland virus — all diseases spread by ticks. That’s why officials are reminding you to do tick checks on......

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY — The number of sleep-related infant deaths in St. Joseph County is increasing. Now, doctors and community organizations are speaking out about safe-sleep practices. This year, there have already been five sudden unexplained infant deaths in St. Joseph County. While doctors can’t be......

“She always walks in the room with a smile on her face.”    “She remembers certain details about every one of her patients.” “She really cares.”  “She doesn’t sugar coat things, and especially when a patient becomes a teenager.  Moms really like that.”  Those are sentiments......