Time is Muscle: Marvin Brenzo’s Open Heart Surgery Story
When Marvin’s heart gave out, he was transported to Firelands Regional Medical Center where he had open heart surgery. Read about Marvin’s experience and recovery.
Barbara’s Successful Hip Replacement Surgery, Close to Home
In 2013, Barbara was a good candidate for a newer hip replacement surgery called an anterior supine hip procedure. Read about her experience at Firelands.
How Firelands Children's S.P.O.T. Helped Adee Maag Beat the Odds of Cerebral Palsy
After being diagnosed with cerebral palsy, Adee Maag and her family turned to the Firelands Children’s S.P.O.T. where she flourished with physical therapy treatment.
How to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Are you and your family protected from a deadly, odorless gas called carbon monoxide? Read a list of tips to prevent exposure on Empower, the Firelands blog.
What are Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants?
You may have noticed a different type of provider the last time you visited your physician’s office.
Seeking Treatment for Schizophrenia: George Spehn’s Story
George Spehn has benefited from Firelands Counseling and Recovery Services for many years. Read about his mental health journey here.
How Inpatient Rehabilitation Helped Mike Learn to Walk Again
When Mike Drumm was diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome, he would end up needing rehabilitation for the autoimmune disease to learn to walk again. Read his story.
Recovering from Heart Failure: Darlene Roeder’s Patient Story
Darlene Roeder has led a lively life, which is why when she became tired all the time, she knew something was wrong. Read her heart failure story here.
Challenge Yourself With 4 Quick Tips to Unplug & Improve Health
Being “plugged in” to technology has benefits. But there are times that technology can become an overpowering part of our lives. “Unplug” yourself with these tips.
Making a Difference in India: Occupational Therapist Allison Blakeley’s Story
For most of us, vacation days are used for relaxing, traveling and sight-seeing. For Allison Blakeley, occupational therapist at Firelands hospital, it was much more.