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Top Ten Tips to Save Your Back

If you’ve been sidelined by back pain, you’re not alone. Four out of five people experience back pain at some point, making it the fifth most common reason for visiting the doctor. Try these simple tips to help alleviate your back pain:

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SHHH! It’s what every woman is NOT Talking about.

  • Real hair color
  • $$$ spent shopping
  • Current dress size

It’s the best kept secret between 13 million women across the country. And although common, many find it embarrassing especially when they cough, sneeze or exercise. Others find it uncomfortable or painful.

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Shield Yourself from Skin Cancer

With summer around the corner, it is important to remember to  practice proper sun protection and understand the risks of skin cancer - the most common type of cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates more than 2 million new skin cancers will be diagnosed this year alone.

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Healthy Men, Healthy Prostate

The prostate is a gland the size of a walnut located between the pubic bone and the rectum in men. The prostate's main job is to make part of the fluid in which sperm travel. The urethra (the tube through which urine leaves the body) runs through the center of the prostate gland. There are many different kinds of prostate problems, and they are common in men age 50 and older.

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Silver Cross Offers You’re Raising My Blood Pressure Program

New Lenox, IL (February 6, 2014)— Nearly one in three Americans suffer from high blood pressure and does not know it due to the lack of symptoms. To help understand the causes and complications of hypertension, Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free program, You’re Raising My Blood Pressure! in February.

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  • Silver Cross Hosts Free Stroke Symposium for Physicians, Nurses & Paramedics

  • Robert Crown Students Learn about Advanced Stroke Care at Silver Cross

  • Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Back to School Sale Aug. 5 & 6


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