Gastrointestinal Cancer Series Concludes Dec. 5 With Esophageal Cancer Session
The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital’s Continuing Medical Education Series Targets Physicians, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 23, 2013)— Presented by Silver Cross CME program and the University of Chicago Medicine, the Gastrointestinal Cancer CME series reviews the latest advances in cancer diagnosis, staging and treatment in pancreatic, colorectal and esophageal cancers. Designed for physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, this series demonstrates how the coordination between different specialists can improve the quality of care and outcomes for cancer patients.
Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in December
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 20, 2013)— Silver Cross Hospital in partnership with BMI Surgery hosts a free Bariatric Support Group for individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. The meeting will be on Wednesday, Dec. 18, from 6 to 9 p.m. in Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. First time participants should call (815) 717-8744 for more information.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in December
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 20, 2013)— Silver Cross offers free blood pressure checks daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rd St., Homer Glen. Walk-ins welcomed. For more information, call (708) 364-6337.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in December
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 18, 2013)— 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/specialdeliveries or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Don’t let a Home Fire Gobble up Your Thanksgiving Plans
New Lenox, IL (November 18, 2013)— According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment.