About This Blog

About This Blog Community
As a nonprofit hospital, our mission centers on supporting the health and well-being of our community. This blog is another way we hope to provide outreach and support to the families we serve. Encompassing a variety of backgrounds and voices, our team of bloggers strives to provide health-related information and community stories, often best told by sharing personal experiences.

Trying to live a healthier, fuller life is something we all have in common. And whether we are a trained healthcare professional or not, we all have successes and pitfalls in reaching that goal. In each other, we can find inspiration. By reading and commenting on our blog, you can join us on that journey. We sincerely hope you will.

The information appearing on the Hendricks Regional Health blog community is for networking and informational purposes only. It should not replace the information or treatment provided by your healthcare provider. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay care because of something you read here or on any other website. If you have concerns about your health or the health of a loved one, contact your primary care doctor. If you need assistance finding a physician, contact our referral line at (317) 745-DOCS. If you have a life-threatening emergency, call 911.

The personal opinions expressed here are those of the individual author, not of Hendricks Regional Health or any other entity. The content is not meant to be an endorsement or representation by Hendricks Regional Health, or any other organization. When discussing health information, our authors have sited sources believed to be reliable and in accordance with standards of care at the time of publication. However, we encourage readers to confirm the information contained herein and talk to their doctor about questions or concerns specific to their own health.

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Commenting Policy
Comments must be reviewed and approved before they are published. Published comments can be viewed by anyone visiting this site. We ask that participants help keep this site a safe, welcoming environment so it can be the supportive, helpful resource it is intended to be. Comments should be on-topic, appropriate and compliant with state and federal regulations. We reserve the right to edit comments for content, delete offensive comments or block offensive contributors.

We will respond to comments as quickly as possible. Hendricks Regional Health is not responsible for the content of comments.