Check Up 13

Checkup 13: Get ahead of cardiovascular problems with heart scans

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Her story is so rare, so extreme, Jill Mabrey feels compelled to share.Read more

Check Up 13 November---Free Men’s Health Risk Assessment

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Men admit they avoid going to see the doctor. Data supports their reluctance. A survey from the American Academy of Family Physicians notes that nearly 30% of men...Read more

Check Up 13: The importance of Pap smears, HPV testing to women's health

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As another year begins, Check Up 13 is focusing on women's health.Read more


Teen with Down Syndrome just wants cards for Christmas

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Sean DuCiaome didn't want presents this year, just Christmas cards.Read more

Early treatment can reduce hernia complications

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This month's Check Up 13 gives you a chance to have a free check with your doctor if you have or think you might have a hernia.Read more

Check Up 13: Screening to detect lung cancer early is significantly underutilized

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Terry Snell knows there are many other Hoosiers just like him, lifelong smokers. Read more

Check Up 13: Two-time breast cancer survivor shares her new perspective

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"I wish I hadn't waited so long," Pat Chaja said of the mammogram she kept delaying.Read more

Check Up 13: Free prostate screening

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Doctors say 20 percent of patients who have prostate cancer have normal blood tests, and the only way the cancer is detected is with an exam. Read more

Check Up 13: Prostate cancer survivor urges others to get screening

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The Check Up 13 emphasis for September 2019 is prostate cancer. It's a diagnosis Randy Danko never expected to receive and he remembers the range of emotions when he...Read more


Check Up 13: Heart scan potentially saves a man's life

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Two cycling buddies met because one man's wife suggested he get a heart scan. Little did he know, his surgeon would perform a quadruple bypass surgery and build a...Read more

CheckUp 13: TriVascular screening for issues that can lead to stroke

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The TriVascular screening is similar to the ultrasound women receive when they are pregnant.Read more