Silver Cross Offers Keys to Early Colorectal Cancer Prevention & Detection
New Lenox Gastroenterologist offers free program and home screening kits on Nov. 14
New Lenox, IL (October 24, 2012) — Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in the United States today and the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the country. Oftentimes colorectal cancer can be detected and prevented if simple steps are followed.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in November
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 19, 2012)— Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. If you are not sure if you are at risk for heart disease, now is the time to find out with a Baseline Cardiac Risk Assessment held at Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd, New Lenox; Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen at 12701 W. 143rd St.; and Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health, 1870 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Have a Hazard-Free Halloween
Silver Cross Hospital Offers Tips To Celebrate The Holiday Safely
New Lenox, IL (October 22, 2012)— When we think of Halloween, we picture children laughing in colorful costumes, jack-o'-lanterns glowing in house windows, and buckets brimming with candy and treats. Experts warn, however, that this fun-filled night can pose safety hazards.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in November
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 18, 2012)— Silver Cross offers an array of classes to help new parents prepare and expect the best from their birthing experience in the hospital’s beautiful Women and Infant Services Birthing Center. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Childerguild to Recognize Dr. Joseph Karcavich & Russ Slinkard at Annual Ball Nov. 17
New Lenox, IL (October 16, 2012)—The Childerguild will host its 84th annual Ball Saturday, Nov. 17 at the Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park. The evening’s festivities will include the presentation of the Silver Cross Sehring Medal of Excellence for Healthcare to Dr. Joseph Karcavich and the Silver Cross Sangmeister Medal of Excellence for Community Service to community leader Russ Slinkard.