Rehabilitation after a cardiac incident is an important part of the healing process. A cardiac rehabilitation program can help patients regain strength and stamina, while improving overall heart health. For Patrick Rentschler, the Cardiac Rehab Program at Logansport Memorial Hospital made all the difference in his recovery.Read More
Posted on Feb 18, 2021 11:05:00 AM | Wound care
This article is part of the Complete Guide to Wound Care.
Everyone has had minor cuts and scrapes that they can take care of at home with a Band-Aid or two, but sometimes people get larger, more severe injuries on their body that linger. These are often deep, open wounds that seem to stop healing or heal very slowly.
For those patients, specialists can help you recover with a wide range of treatments to speed up wound healing. One cutting-edge option is called hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Read on to learn about the benefits of hyperbaric oxygen chambers for treating persistent wounds.
Logansport Memorial Wound Care Center’s state-of-the-art hyperbaric oxygen chambers provide a unique form of wound care therapy that's close to home.
Founded in 2005, The Milk Bank was established to improve health outcomes for premature and ill infants, foster better health for children, and decrease health care expenditures. Donated breast milk can be dropped off to Milk Depots, which are conveniently located to meet donors where they are. At Logansport Memorial Hospital, we are proud to announce that we are officially a Milk Depot for The Milk Bank.Read More
Posted on Feb 11, 2021 3:00:52 PM | News
Logansport Memorial Hospital (LMH) and The Milk Bank (TMB) are excited to announce that as of February 11, LMH will be an official Milk Depot site.Read More
Posted on Feb 4, 2021 11:05:00 AM | Cancer care
This article is part of the Complete Guide to Cancer Care.
For most patients, a cancer diagnosis comes out of the blue. Not having any warning means that most people—understandably—have many questions about what comes next.
After you have taken the time to learn more about what type of cancer you have and whether it’s aggressively spreading or growing slowly, you’ll need to start thinking about what you want to do.
Keep reading for answers to common questions often asked by people who have been recently diagnosed with cancer.Read More