Foster Family Community Health Center Provides New Healing Space

April 24, 2019 A redesigned community health library, café, and Urgent Care all are part of upgrades to the newly-named Foster Family Community Health Center, 550 Munson Ave. in Traverse City. A generous gift from the Foster family led to these changes. The newly updated facility provides resources...

Partnership Promotes Tasty Fruits, Vegetables for Kids

January 16, 2019 Calvin Carrot or Penelope Pear could be the star in the next adventure flowing out of a young person’s imagination at the Great Lakes Children’s Museum. The museum and Munson Healthcare are partnering in a new nutrition series aimed at helping youngsters understand the importance of...

VIDEO | Feel Better, Get Stronger in 2019 with the Healthy Weight Center

January 8, 2019 “It doesn’t matter where you are along the process—we have a support team, we have the education you might need to get to that next level,” said Ben Watson, coordinator of the Healthy Weight Center at Munson Community Health Center, describing the many resources available to...

VIDEO | InBody Technology Offers Body Composition Analysis

March 6, 2018 At the Healthy Weight Center in Traverse City, exercise specialists, dietitians, and behavioral health specialists work together with people to help them lose weight, keep the weight off, and stay healthy. The program now includes a body composition analysis using InBody technology. Hear one...

Help for the Journey to Successful Weight Loss

January 25, 2018 Shedding pounds not only helps one feel better, it can prevent or reverse serious health issues. At Munson Community Health Center’s Healthy Weight Center a multi-disciplinary team of specialists led by Medical Director Patrick Friedli, M.D., offer area residents a comprehensive,...