Stroke Support Group Hosts April Q & A Session

April 5, 2021 The Grand Traverse Bay Area Stroke Club will host an open discussion of stroke and stroke recovery during its April 14 virtual meeting. This month the group will focus on answering practical questions from stroke survivors and their caregivers related to improving life after stroke. Things...

VIDEO | New Year Brings Deeper Relationship

December 31, 2018 Munson Medical Center and Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital recently signed a joint operating agreement to expand their collaboration to provide rehabilitation services to northern Michigan residents. The agreement took effect on Jan. 1, 2019. Mary Free Bed has been managing the inpatient...

‘Global Approach’ to Stroke Rehabilitation Offered

August 31, 2018 The Grand Traverse Area Stroke Club will hear a presentation on “An Integrated, Global Approach to Recovery-based Rehabilitation Following Stroke” on Wednesday, Sept. 12. The group meets from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church, 701 Westminster Road in Traverse...

Director of Sports Medicine Joins Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital

August 20, 2018 Creating more awareness around concussion prevention is a primary goal of Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital’s new Director of Sports Medicine Matt Jackson, D.O. Dr. Jackson practices sports medicine in Traverse City and joins the hospital to ensure Benzie area athletes receive the same kind of...

Back in the Game

August 6, 2018 Photo Courtesy: Aubrey Ann Parker. Alexis Howell heads to Central Michigan University this fall with a goal of becoming a physician assistant who specializes in work with military veterans. A soccer player since she could walk, the Benzie Central graduate understands what it is like to be...