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Clarian to Announce Bold Vision That Clearly Defines Statewide Focus

05/05/2010 | CommunityAnnouncements

INDIANAPOLIS - After launching the most significant customer and market research in the history of Clarian Health - which included gaining insight from nearly 1,400 patients and their families, referring physicians and staff members throughout the state - Clarian is announcing an historic change to more clearly define its mission and statewide focus. Clarian will change its name to Indiana University Health effective early 2011. Indiana University Health will better identify Clarian’s unique…

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Save the Date: American Lung Association Walk

05/05/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

You're Invited! What: American Lung Association Lung Walk (this walk has options for a 1 mile walk route or 5K walk route) When: Saturday, June 5th 9:00am Where: Carmel Monon Center (Monon Community Center)           1235 Central Park Drive East, Carmel, IN 46032 **All Clarian Bariatrics team walkers get a FREE "Walk the Talk" T-Shirt!** Come join Clarian Bariatrics patients a month from today as we "Walk the Talk" for the American Lung Association! Join our team and…

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Reminder: Medically Supervised Weight Loss Seminar Tomorrow

05/04/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

Curious about losing weight with professional medical help—and without weight loss surgery? Come to our free Medically Supervised Weight Loss seminar tomorrow night (Wednesday night) at 6:30 p.m. at the Clarian Bariatrics Clinic located at 6640 Intech Blvd., Suite 300, at Intech Park in Indianapolis. We’ll discuss how our bariatric physicians, expert nutritionists, and fitness coaches at Clarian Bariatrics can help you get started on a safe and steady path to a healthier weight. Call…

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Favorite Fitness Finds: Healthwise Exercise

05/03/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

The world of exercise videos can sometimes be hard to navigate—especially if you are a beginner exerciser or experience physical limitations because of arthritis, excess weight, or recovery from weight loss surgery. But there are some video series available out there that focus on exercise programs that will help those folks specifically! Unfortunately, they aren’t advertised widely, and you don’t see them often at the store…so they require some searching. I’m always…

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Coming In May to Clarian Bariatrics

05/01/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

We’ve got a lot of events coming up at Clarian Bariatrics Clinic that you won’t want to miss. If you’ve ever been curious about how to lose weight without surgery, and with the help of physicians and nutritionists instead, come to one of our free Medically Supervised Weight Loss Program Seminars at the Clinic on these dates: May 12 - 6:30 PM May 19 - 6:30 PM May 26 - 12 Noon If you’d like some extra support on your journey, plan on attending Open Office Support Group with…

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Friday Fun: Spring Fling Festival at Clarian North Tomorrow!

04/30/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

Looking for some family fun, rain or shine? Celebrate spring with Clarian North at the annual Spring Fling Family Fest! Saturday, May 1, NOON - 3:00 P.M. Clarian North Medical Center 11700 N. Meridian St., Carmel, IN Organized by RE/MAX Legends Group of Castleton Fun for the entire family, the event includes FREE food, drinks, games, prizes, and more! • Test drive the da Vinci robot used in minimally invasive surgery • Try navigating the bicycle safety course • Visit the LifeLine Helicopter,…

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Grocery Store Tours are Filling up - Sign up now!

04/29/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

Do you ever wonder what to buy while you’re walking through the grocery store to help you lose weight, or support your new diet post-weight loss surgery? If you are looking for new ideas or have questions regarding the products you see, consider coming to our Grocery Store Tours next week! A different Clarian Bariatrics dietitian will be at each grocery store. These groups will be in place of Support Group. You must RSVP by calling 275-7015 or responding to this post. Space is limited! When:…

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Test Your Physical Fitness Levels

04/29/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

Have you ever wondered where you are at with physical fitness? Although it isn’t always important to compare yourself to fitness standards, knowing your fitness level for your own personal gain (or weight loss!) is quite important. I talk to bariatric patients frequently that feel like they have no clue as how much weight they can lift or how far they can walk, especially in the months before and months following weight loss surgery. This has often kept them from doing anything at all! If you're…

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Looking Back While Moving Forward: My Story, Part IV- What I’ve Learned

04/29/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

Some things I’ve learned after my weight loss surgery: Reality has shown me that some people will never understand or support my decision to have bariatric surgery and I have chosen to be at peace with that. I am a firm believer in having a strong support system surrounding me at all times and have learned to weed out the people who try to bring in negativity. I have to do what’s best for ME. No matter what my physical size or shape is, people will always have an opinion-- and the only…

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Clarian Bariatrics at Race for the Cure, Walking the Canal

04/28/2010 | WellnessBariatric & Medical Weight Loss

This is a special message from William Wood, a bariatrics patient, who is also the Program Assistant at Clarian Health Volunteer Services. William helped organize “Team Clarian Bariatrics” at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure that took place in Indianapolis on Saturday, April 17. The proceeds for this fundraiser went towards breast cancer research and prevention. Here’s what William had to report about the Clarian Bariatrics Team's time at the Race: Yes, we made it to the…

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