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Oaklawn psychologist discusses seasonal depression

Dec. 24, 2018  Impact of seasonal depression can be rendered brief, Oaklawn psychologist notes  MARSHALL –  Troubles seem to rise up for many people when nights turn long and days grow short — the kind of troubles traceable to a... Read More

Mon, December 24, 2018 in Stories

Oaklawn launches post-surgery program

MARSHALL — Oaklawn officials say surgical patients are going home more quickly, getting answers more immediately and experiencing fewer complications, just two months after the launch of a new internal process. “If patients prepare better before surgery, the evidence shows... Read More

Fri, December 21, 2018 in News

Oaklawn's 29th benefit auction planning underway

Dec. 4, 2018   Plans begin for Oaklawn’s 29th benefit auction March 9, 2019, at FireKeepers MARSHALL – Oaklawn Hospital’s 29th annual Benefit Auction will take place Saturday, March 9, 2019, in the ballroom of FireKeepers Casino Hotel. “Every year,... Read More

Tue, December 4, 2018 in News

The Importance of Giving

Last week during Thanksgiving we focused on what we’re grateful for. And with Giving Tuesday, we were reminded of the importance of turning your Thanksgiving gratitude into something tangible by giving back to others. But did you know that the... Read More

Wed, November 28, 2018 in Blog

Oaklawn military veterans honor Veteran's Day

Nov. 12, 2018      Military veterans on Oaklawn staff gather to conduct flag ceremony, receive honors  MARSHALL – Military veterans employed on the staff at Oaklawn’s regional facilities recently participated in events in recognition of their service in the... Read More

Mon, November 12, 2018 in News

Exercise and breast cancer prevention

Often, when people think about exercise and the impact it has on reducing the risk of disease, they think of things like cardiovascular health and diabetes. Recent studies show that exercise can also decrease a woman’s risk of getting breast... Read More

Thu, October 25, 2018 in Blog

Oaklawn Fitness Center upgrades equipment

Oct. 19, 2018      Oaklawn Fitness Center’s $60,000 project upgrades exercise equipment  MARSHALL – Oaklawn Fitness Center patrons are enjoying the results of a $60,000 project that has led to the installation of a new array of modern exercise equipment.... Read More

Fri, October 19, 2018 in News

Oaklawn receives donation from Albion College students

Oct. 17, 2018       Albion College students donate children’s “care kits” for use at Oaklawn  Representatives of Albion College’s Student Volunteer Bureau recently visited Marshall to deliver about three dozen “care kits” intended for children who visit Oaklawn’s Emergency Room.... Read More