Mitigating Mammogram Myths
Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Offers $100 Mammograms in October
Joliet, IL (Sept. 28, 2010)--They hurt. They cause needless worry. They miss cancer. If you believe any of these things about mammography, you're sadly mistaken.
Family Party Ends in Quick Trip to Homer Glen Emergency Center
Homer Glen Man with Multiple Illnesses Gets Head Injury Stitched-up at Silver Cross Free-Standing Emergency Care Center
Photo caption: Homer Glen resident Tom Gatses receives care for a head injury from Randy Wilkey, paramedic, Heather Taras, M.D., emergency medicine physician, and Kathy Sanchez, R.N., at the Silver Cross Free-Standing Emergency Care Center in Homer Glen.
Joliet, IL (September 28, 2010)—Parkinson’s and kidney transplant patient Tom Gatses was at a family graduation party this summer at a nearby forest preserve when he hit his head on a picnic table—cutting it open. His son and wife drove him down the street to the Silver Cross Free-Standing Emergency Care Center at 143rd St and Bell Rd. in Homer Glen.
Silver Belles Bazaar Planned for Nov. 6 at Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (September 27, 2010)—The Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons will hold its annual Silver Belles Bazaar Saturday, Nov. 6, from 7:30 am. to 1:30 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Cafeteria, located in the Francis Pavilion, 1200 Maple Rd., Joliet. Admission is free. Strollers are welcome.
Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in October
Joliet, IL (September 26, 2010)— Silver Cross Hospital will host a free Bipolar Disease Support Group for individuals and family members coping with bipolar disease on Tuesdays, Oct. 12 and 26, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Specialty Care Pavilion lobby located on the Silver Cross Hospital campus, 1300 Copperfield Ave., Joliet. New participants should call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register to attend.
Silver Cross Hospital Supports Will County WorkForce Development Summer Internships
Joliet, IL (September 22, 2010)— For two months Silver Cross Hospital has supported the Will County Workforce Development Internship Program that is administered by the Workforce Investment Board of Will County and part of the Illinois Y.E.S. Initiative program.