Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Christmas Opening Nov 1 & 2
Joliet, IL (Oct. 28, 2013)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Christmas Opening Friday, Nov. 1 and Saturday, Nov. 2, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include seasonal decorations, collectible Annalee hand painted dolls, adult and children’s seasonal clothing, toys, household items, books and more. All proceeds benefit services at Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider.
Silver Cross Offering Free Diabetes Educational Fest Nov. 9
New Lenox, IL (October 28, 2013)—The Silver Cross Diabetes Center will host its annual Fall Diabetes Festival on Saturday, November 9. The free event will be held from 8 a.m. to Noon in the Conference Center at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Convenient parking and complimentary shuttle service are available.
Childerguild Hosts Book Fair Nov. 11 & 12 at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 28, 2013)— Childerguild will host a Books are Fun Book Fair Monday, Nov. 11 and Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. outside the Season’s Dining Room in the new Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. A variety of popular children’s books and games, cookbooks, self-help books and other interesting adult books will be available. Cash and major credit cards accepted.
Running for Her Life After Weight Loss Surgery
Plainfield Woman loses 80 pounds with REALIZE Gastric Banding at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (October 25, 2013) — For most of her adult life, Regina Howard, of Plainfield, suffered from obesity, sleep apnea, pain in her joints and an irregular thyroid. The thought of running a 5K race seemed unthinkable due to her poor health. However after losing over 80 pounds in 24 months as a result of her weight loss surgery at Silver Cross Hospital, Regina’s prior health issues no longer exist enabling her to run an hour every other day and complete 5K races.
Joliet Slammers Donates Funds to Silver Cross Hospital for Lifeline Medical Alert Program
New Lenox, IL (October 25, 2013)— The Joliet Slammers baseball team recently donated $5,000 to the Silver Cross Hospital Foundation to be used for the Lifeline Medical Alert Program.
- Manhattan Medical Center Hosts Open House Nov. 7
- The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital Gastrointestinal Cancer Series Presents Colorectal Cancer on November 6
- Childerguild to Recognize Dr. Paul Morimoto & Terry D’Arcy at Annual Ball on Nov 23
- Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments