The Lily Pad, 01.09.23

January 9, 2023

Monday Motivation

Success is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable.” 

—John Wooden

Consider the Gift of Blood to Start 2023

January is National Blood Donor Month, and blood supplies ran critically low during the COVID-19 pandemic. Blood donations are used for accident victims, organ transplants, cancer treatments, neonatal care, research, and more. Consider donating to American Red Cross or Versiti Blood Center of Indiana

Making Health Possible

Winter is in full swing, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try to stay active and healthy. At Health Possible, we’ve got a bunch of ideas to help you get through the coldest months of the year. Check out a few posts below, and find even more helpful content at

Family fun? We have you covered.  

Need a mood boost? Get outside. 

Stir crazy? Plan a road trip.

Schedule Your Pap Smear

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. So, we’re reminding all women to schedule their pap smear. Doctors generally recommend scheduling a pap smear once every three years for women ages 21 to 65. Take care of your routine health exams, and make your cervical health a priority to start 2023. 

Hank’s Dad Joke of the Week

Q: What falls in the winter but never gets hurt?

A: Snow.

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We Make Health Possible

As East Central Indiana’s population grows, we’re putting health care where people need it most. Besides Hancock Regional Hospital, ranked as one of the nation’s safest by the Lown Hospital Index, our network includes more than 30 other locations near your home or work.

Learn More about Hancock