Silver Cross Offers Keys to Early Colorectal Cancer Prevention & Detection
Joliet, IL (November 24, 2010)— 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.
Eat Smart this Thanksgiving
Take time this holiday season to incorporate healthy ideas into traditional recipes
Joliet, IL (Nov. 22, 2010)— Thanksgiving marks the beginning of a season where eating is the focus of the celebration. While it's also the season of indulgence, it's easy to plan a holiday meal that's delicious and healthful. This year, take a head start on your New Year’s resolution to eat healthier, and incorporate some of these ideas into your holiday feast.
Silver Cross Medical Staff Announces Medical Staff Appointments
Joliet, IL (November 22, 2010) — Aaron Berger, M.D., board certified urology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Berger attended medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine in Los Angeles, CA. He completed surgery and urology residencies at New York University School of Medicine in New York, NY; and a laparoscopy/endourology fellowship at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine in San Francisco, CA. His office is located with Associated Urological Specialists at 16632 S. 107th Court, Orland Park. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 349-6350.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in December
Joliet, IL (November 19, 2010)— 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 birthing suites. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in December
Joliet, IL (November 19, 2010)— Silver Cross Hospital is offering an AHA Healthcare Provider CPR class for LPNs, RNs, Paramedics, EMTs, and CNAs. This class teaches one and two person infant, child and adult CPR as well as rescue from chocking. The class will be held on Saturday, Dec. 4, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, 1200 Maple Rd., Joliet. Cost is $60 and includes American Heart Association certification. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register.