Cancer patients and survivors are invited to take part in a weekly 60-minute yoga class, free of charge, intended to increase physical, mental, and spiritual well-being through the practice of gentle restorative poses and relaxation techniques.
Research suggests that structured yoga during cancer treatment may:
Please remember to wear comfortable clothes that you can move in easily, and consult your healthcare provider before you begin. It is preferable to practice in bare feet so bring socks if your feet tend to get cold.
Katrina Hamel, PA is a family medicine provider at University Medical Specialties in Berrien Springs, Michigan.
Introducing Alexander George,PA at Lakeland Neurosurgery. As a physician assistant he helps treat those with a variety of neurological disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord, muscles, and nerves.
If you have a health need right now, then it deserves our attention right now. Whether you want to see us virtually or in person, don’t delay your care. We are ready for you.
At Spectrum Health Lakeland, we're part of a team of 80 da Vinci ® surgeons who are specially trained in the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques.
Audiologist, Heidi Schmeltzer, AuD, treats hearing or balance problems for individuals from birth through adulthood at Lakeland Ear, Nose and Throat.
Lakeland Ear, Nose & Throat otolaryngologist, Paul Judge, MD, explains how vertigo, a room-spinning sensation, is often times driven by problems in the inner ear.
Watch step-by-step how to start a Spectrum Health Lakeland MyChart video visit using your desktop computer.
Watch step-by-step how to start a Spectrum Health Lakeland MyChart video visit using your mobile device.
Thank you to all those serving on the front lines. You are the true heroes. Together, we are strong. Together, we will see this this through.
Gary Witucki, DO, is a wound care physician seeing patients at Lakeland Wound Center in St. Joseph and Niles.
After assistance from a Lakeland nurse, Nancey received intervention for a life-threatening condition in the nick of time.
After years of wear and tear on her body, Caren Rossow was knee-deep in pain. Since undergoing a bi-lateral knee replacement Caren is back living life the fullest.
Jeff Hannan's primary care provider discovered a strange lump on his neck which he later learned was thyroid cancer. Two surgeries and multiple tests later, he is happy to have received a clean bill of health at his last check-up.
With a great balance of savory, sweet, hearty, and tangy, this quinoa brussels sprouts salad is the perfect side dish that is carb-controlled, high in fiber, and very filling.
General surgeon, Seth Miller, MD, discusses the TIF ® procedure, an innovative approach which reconstructs the body’s natural barrier to reflux without an incision.
Spectrum Health Lakeland President Loren B. Hamel, MD, discusses the health system's response to COVID-19 and steps being taken to ensure the safety of all staff, patients, and the community.
With today's medicines asthma can be managed very effectively allowing people to have a normal healthy lifestyle. One of the best ways to treat your condition is by know your triggers like allergies, animals, and smoking and avoiding them.
You can enjoy life even with a chronic condition. At Lakeland Rheumatology our goal is to offers treatment to get you comfortable and enjoying the things you love in life.
John Gosling, MD is an Internal Medicine physician with Lakeland Primary Care, St. Joseph.
Spectrum Health Lakeland internist, John Gosling, MD, talks about the warning signs and symptoms of severe acid reflux and consequences if untreated.
The Michigan Health Endowment Fund has awarded Spectrum Health Lakeland with a $55,474 grant in support of a pop-up art and wellness exhibit.
In support of the statewide efforts to increase testing for COVID-19 across Michigan, especially among vulnerable populations, Berrien County officials are pleased to report a recent partnership with the Michigan National Guard and Michigan State Police.
Spectrum Health Lakeland was recently awarded the 2020 Progress Sitefinity Website of the Year Award for Health Care.
As an organization, we couldn't do this project without you. You are what makes Lakeland a great place to not only work but a place where our patients feel safe and cared for.
Caring Circle has been recognized for their successful programs in palliative and end-of-life care with a 2020 Circle of Life Award.
Congratulations to the simulation training center team for earning provisional accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is among the first health systems in the state to begin offering COVID-19 antibody testing to the general public.
Spectrum Health Lakeland offers financial aid options to provide people with the care they need, regardless of ability to pay.
We're Ready for You, a new community campaign, will launch throughout west Michigan.
Whirlpool Corporation, Dow and Reynolds Consumer Products are pleased to announce a collaboration to provide much-needed respirators.
The Economic Alliance for Michigan has awarded Lakeland Hospital Niles with the 2020 Maternity Care Excellence Award.
Spectrum Health Lakeland continues to provide care for a multitude of health concerns and wants the community to know its hospitals and clinics are safely and effectively caring for all patients every day.
Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph received an “A” grade and Lakeland Hospital Niles received a "B" grade in the spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade.
New COVID-19 testing equipment, additional supplies, and expanded testing criteria in the state are making it possible for more people in Southwest Michigan to be tested for the virus.
Dr. Lowell Hamel has returned home from the hospital
A new high risk cancer program is now available at Spectrum Health Lakeland to care for community members with increased risk of developing certain types of cancer.
Lakeland EAP counselors are here to help, from mental health and wellness tips like how to improve mood to immediate support when you call 269.428.0022.
Spectrum Health Lakeland is pleased to welcome pediatrician, Thomas Schomaker, DO, to the medical staff.
A high risk cancer program has opened at Spectrum Health Lakeland for patients at high risk for breast cancer.
The volunteer corps of the 2020 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship has donated more than $15,000 to the Spectrum Health Lakeland COVID-19 Response Fund .