Silver Cross Hospital & Joliet Noon Lions Club to Offer Free Diabetes Screenings March 22
Joliet, IL (March 7, 2011)—In recognition of the American Diabetes Association’s American Diabetes Alert, the Silver Cross Diabetes Center and Joliet Noon Lions Club will offer free screenings to detect diabetes on Tuesday, March 22 in the Silver Cross Hospital Francis Pavilion Lobby, 1200 Maple Rd., Joliet. Participants are offered a Diabetes Risk Assessment and Blood Glucose Test. No fasting is required.
Vein Pain, Go Away
Get a leg up on Varicose Veins at a free program at Silver Cross Hospital on March 7
Joliet, IL (March 4, 2011)— If you are one of the 25 million Americans suffering from varicose veins, now is the time for you to seek relief.
Carpe Diem without Carpal Tunnel
Seize the day and find relief. RIC at Silver Cross Holds Free Program March 14
Joliet, IL (March 4, 2011)— Carpal tunnel syndrome can make life miserable. The compression of a nerve in the wrist can make a movement painful, creating numbness and pain up the arm and into the shoulder. Even sleep becomes impossible because of the constant pain.
Childerguild Gives over $114,000 for Silver Cross Birthing Center
Joliet, IL (March 3, 2011)—Recently Childerguild presented Silver Cross with over $114,000 to support the hospital’s Birthing Center. For the past 100 years, the local charitable organization has donated more than $2.3 million to support women’s and children’s services at Silver Cross Hospital.
Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Life-Saving Choice for Women
Many consider it a man’s disease. Yet half of those diagnosed with colorectal cancer each year are women. And about half of those women will die from it. This cancer is highly curable if caught at an early stage. Even better, certain preventative measures can reduce risk from the disease in the first place.