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Mercy Hospital is bringing live music into the lobby several times this summer.

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A special ceremony marked the opening of the new home of Mercy Clinic Orthopedics and Mercy Sports Medicine this week. The project is part of a $247 million expansion plan. The 22,000 square-foot-facility houses 13 providers, 41 exam rooms and 15 casting beds. The new building is located at 1000 S. 52nd St. in Rogers.

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Seasonal affective disorder is a subset of depression that comes and goes with the seasons. A local psychiatrist says the disorder is fairly common, but is often underreported because its symptoms mimic those of other conditions.

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Mercy Clinic Pediatrics - Fort Smith is now seeing patients in its new, larger facility. Five physicians have access to 17 exam rooms, which will allow them to treat more than 200 patients daily.

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Yesterday, Mercy Northwest announced a $247 million investment into the community of NWA. It will include the opening of six clinics and a new tower to the current hospital, adding more than 1,000 jobs to the area over the next five years. A partnership with UAMS will expand training opportunities for student internists.