Join president, Loren B. Hamel, MD, and Nicki Britten from the Berrien County Health Department for the latest COVID-19 news.
Endocrinologist, Amena Iqbal, MD, discusses preventive measures you can take to lower your risks of developing prediabetes and diabetes.
Learn how to schedule your COVID-19 vaccination appointment.
Spectrum Health surgeon Charles Gibson, MD, shares why you should get vaccinated.
Tashawn Reese has lost 150 pounds and hopes to soon be off his high blood pressure medications and CPAP machine for sleep apnea, after having bariatric surgery with Seth Miller, MD.
Learn more about the distribution of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Learn more about the benefits of hearing aids, and what it could mean for you if you delay treatment.
Family medicine doctor, Brandon Cole, DO, says West Nile virus is a tough one to diagnose because it can mimic so many things. Information about outdoor trips or activities can be important tidbits to share with your doctor.
Emily Milliken, NP is the TAVR Coordinator at Spectrum Health Lakeland. She works with a variety of patients with complex heart conditions.
Phase II of the Pavilion project at Spectrum Health Lakeland Medical Center is now underway.
Internal medicine doctor, John Gosling, MD, says he has hundreds of patients with thyroid disease and why it’s important to monitor the condition for good health.
Learn about the immune response some people experience after receiving the vaccine.
Learn how mRNA vaccines work and what makes them effective.
Learn about the effectiveness of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines.
Learn about herd immunity and how it's calculated.
Learn about when and if it's appropriate to double mask.
Registered dietitian, Halley Harmon, RD, shares tips to help you achieve your weight loss goals.
To help slow the spread of COVID-19 and stay protected, community members are getting a tiny poke with a big impact.
The Veggie Van, a mobile farmer’s market featuring locally grown, top-quality fruits and vegetables, will offer free healthy foods and nutrition information from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 20 at the Center for Better Health.
Spectrum Health Lakeland has revised its visitor guidelines effective Friday, April 9. Revised guidelines allow for one adult visitor from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. for the duration of a patient’s stay.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome family medicine provider, Hollie Nate, PA, to the medical staff.
The Berrien County Health Department and Spectrum Health Lakeland are pleased to move forward with expanded eligibility for COVID-19 vaccination for all residents ages 16 and up beginning today, Monday, April 5.
A three-part virtual panel discussion will explore how historical laws, policies, and practices laid the foundation for today’s racial inequities.
Spectrum Health has received reports from patients and Priority Health members that they are receiving calls from individuals pretending to be from Spectrum Health or Priority Health.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome urologist, Lindsey Kerr, MD, and physician assistant, Maria Koularmanis, PA, to the medical staff.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome family medicine physicians, James Strycker, MD, and Michael Quion, MD, to the medical staff.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome general surgeon, Maria Rapciak, DO, to the medical staff.
Community Grand Rounds, a program of Spectrum Health Lakeland, has teamed up with music artists and community health advocates in Benton Harbor to deliver messages they hope inspire communities across West Michigan and beyond.
Neurosurgeon, Rafeek Woods, MD, recently joined the Michigan Spine Surgery Improvement Collaborative (MSSIC) as a surgery champion on behalf of Spectrum Health Lakeland.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome Sherry Simpson, NP, to the medical staff. Simpson is caring for adult and geriatric patients at Southwestern Medical Clinic in Bridgman.
The Berrien County Health Department and Spectrum Health Lakeland are seeking volunteers to assist at upcoming community COVID-19 vaccination clinics and/or support vaccine distribution efforts.
The Center for Better Health will continue to provide services in the Benton Harbor community in 2021.
Tiffany and Timothy Brand of Buchanan, Michigan are the proud new parents of a daughter, Raven Sierra Brand.
Of the 1,356 babies born to date in 2020 at the Spectrum Health Lakeland BirthPlace in Niles and St. Joseph, Charlie and Sophia were the most popular names.
As part of the ninth annual Bears in the Air program, South Bend International Airport (SBN) delivered nearly 300 teddy bears for patients at Spectrum Health Lakeland hospitals.
Spectrum Health Lakeland recently released the 2020 cancer care report from the Marie Yeager Cancer Center.
The Spectrum Health Lakeland Board of Directors recently approved a $1.34 million investment to renovate the bariatric and orthopedic units at Spectrum Health Lakeland Niles Hospital.
Spectrum Health Lakeland recently began providing infusion services for bamlanivimab in a newly established COVID-19 Medication Therapies space.
A new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system is now available for patients at Lakeland Hospital Niles.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome Katie Rozek, PA, to the care team at Southwestern Medical Clinic Surgical Specialists.
Area business leaders have joined together to share an ask of our friends and neighbors.
Due to increasing demand for COVID-19 testing and a nationwide shortage of supplies, Spectrum Health Lakeland has revised eligibility changes for those seeking a test at a Lakeland facility.