Health Links

These sites are provided as a convenience to the reader and are not an endorsement of any site. Readers are encouraged to seek the counsel of healthcare professionals for any questions related to health and wellness matters.

Health Department
Lake County Health Department
Indiana Department of Public Health
East Chicago Health Department
Gary Health Department

Local Hospitals

Community Hospital, Munster
St. Margaret's Hospital, Hammond & Dyer
St. Catherine's Hospital, East Chicago

Health Centers
Community HealthNet
Community Health Net/Ophelia Steen 
Gary Community Health Center

North Shore Health Centers
 
NWI Urgent Care Clinic
Regional Health Care Facility

Highland Express Care
3449 Ridge Road
Highland, IN  46322
219-595-0177
Eric Leestma, MD
Tracy Tucker, Family Nurse Practioner 

Nutrition
Vegetarian Recipes
Choose My Plate
Childhood Overweight
Benefits of Eating Breakfast
School City of Hammond Nutrition ​​​​​​

 
Food Assistance
WIC
Food Stamps
School Meals



MRSA
Influenza
Measles
Chicken Pox

Asthma

http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/asthma/index.htm

http://www.lung.org

Diabetes
American Diabetes Association
Juvenile diabetes association

Insurance
Hoosier Healthwise Insurance  
 

General