92019Aug
News: Welcome Kim Pierce, PA-C!

News: Welcome Kim Pierce, PA-C!

Please join us in welcoming Kim Pierce to IRMC Physician Group! Kim is a physician assistant from Knoxville, TN and has made Indiana, PA her home. She is accepting new patients in our cardiology suite at the 119 Professional Building. To schedule an appointment with Kim, call (724) 463-9700. To learn more about Kim, click…

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122019Jul
Blog: Air Pollution Linked to Strokes

Blog: Air Pollution Linked to Strokes

Air pollution causes about 30 percent of strokes throughout the world, according to data from a Global Burden of Disease study. Worldwide, nearly 15 million people experience a stroke during their lifetime. Around 6 million of those people die and 5 million are left permanently disabled. A stroke occurs when blood flow to an area…

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22019Jul
Blog: Fireworks Safety Tips

Blog: Fireworks Safety Tips

Each year, the Fourth of July is a time to celebrate and spend time relaxing with friends and family.  Right around dusk, many of us like to enjoy watching fireworks light up the sky. Some of us even like to set off our own fireworks. While certain fireworks are legal, they still are not safe….

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242019Jun
News: Welcome Sandor Mecs, MD!

News: Welcome Sandor Mecs, MD!

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Sandor Mecs to IRMC Physician Group! Dr. Mecs is an obstetrician/gynecologist who specializes in robotics. He is welcoming new patients at our OB/GYN suite in Indiana, PA! To schedule an appointment with Dr. Mecs, call 888-452-IRMC (4762) or click here. To learn more about Dr. Mecs, click here. 

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132019Jun
News: Welcome Laura Dziagwa, CRNP!

News: Welcome Laura Dziagwa, CRNP!

Please join us in welcoming Laura Dziagwa to IRMC Physician Group! Laura is a certified registered nurse practitioner originally from Ebensburg, PA. She is accepting new patients in our OB/GYN suite on IRMC campus.  To schedule an appointment with Laura, call 888-452-IRMC (4762) or click here. To learn more about Laura, click here. 

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202019May
Blog: Overwhelmed, Mental Health Awareness Month

Blog: Overwhelmed, Mental Health Awareness Month

Meeting a deadline at the office, preparing the house for company, cleaning out the garage… we all have an ever-growing to-do list, and let’s face it… sometimes our lives stress us out! Over time, these stressors can trigger a variety of health problems: High blood pressure Heart disease and stroke Decreased immune defenses Cancer Stomach…

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32019May
Blog: Upper Body Injuries

Blog: Upper Body Injuries

As the weather is getting nice enough for outdoor activities such as golf and tennis or putting out your new patio furniture and starting a garden, there are some things you should be mindful of. You probably do not think much about your shoulders, arms, elbows and hands until something goes wrong, and then you…

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122019Apr
Blog: Is “Man”opause Real?

Blog: Is “Man”opause Real?

When a woman is cranky or moody, the blame is pointed at hormones or “her time of the month,” but what about when a man exhibits the same behavior? Is it as simple as he’s just having a bad day or is stressed about work, money, or family? Turns out, the answer may be no….

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52019Mar
Blog: We’ll Fight With You

Blog: We’ll Fight With You

Cancer. The very word strikes fear in most of us. It’s true that cancer is a serious disease and a leading cause of death worldwide. However, you have more control over your risk for developing cancer— and the likelihood you will die from cancer—than you might realize. From fear to action. By recognizing potential signs…

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