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Life

February 10, 2014

Health briefs

WARSAW

Dr. Christopher von Hake

joins KCH medical staff

Dr. Christopher von Hake has joined the hospital medical staff at Kosciusko Community Hospital.

Dr. von Hake is an otolaryngologist. Otolaryngologists are physicians trained to treat patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, and throat, and related areas in the head and neck.

He received his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa. He completed his post graduate residency at Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia and Affiliates, Philadelphia.

Dr. von Hake will begin seeing patients at Warsaw ENT, 902 Provident Drive, Suite B, beginning March 24. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dr. von Hake has 27 years of experience. He is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology-Head/Neck Surgery.

To schedule an appointment, call 574-269-8319

ELKHART

Neck, back pain seminar Thursday

The Elkhart General Hospital Center for Pain Management will host a free seminar on neck and back pain at 6 p.m. Thursday in Auditorium B located in the Hospital West Wing.

Board-certified pain specialist Dr. Christopher Annis of the Elkhart General Hospital Center for Pain Management will discuss neck and back pain symptoms and treatment options.

No registration is required. For more information, visit www.egh.org or call 574-523-3303.

GOSHEN

Asperger’s group to

discuss ‘culture of gentleness’

“Creating a Culture of Gentleness” is the topic of the next meeting of Asperger Autism Group of Goshen.

The meeting will be March 3 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Eighth Street Mennonite Church, 602 S. Eighth St., Goshen. The speaker will be Anthony McCrovitz, executive director of Globe Star, an organization that seeks to improve the lives of Individuals in their own communities, by implementing the principles of gentle teaching.

The meeting is free and open to the public. To reserve childcare, contact Brenda Yost, zdenek527@yahoo.com, 574-742-6394.

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Last weekend (July 12) the Goshen Parks Department held its Kid’s Try-athlon to promote childhood fitness and this week (July 18) the new bicycle trail is open to the fairgrounds in Goshen, offering residents a healthy way to get to the annual agriculture exposition. Have you joined the local fitness movement?

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