Do your legs throb in pain? If so, you may suffer from vein pain.
Silver Cross Hospital offers free lecture on relief from vein pain on July 29
New Lenox, IL (July 15, 2013)— Is it painful for you to stand for long periods of time because your legs throb in pain? If so, you maybe one of the 25 million Americans suffering from varicose veins, now is the time for you to seek relief.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in August
New Lenox, IL (July 15, 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).
Maintaining a Safe Environment at the Swimming Pool
Silver Cross Offers Safety Tips for Enjoying the Pool this Summer
New Lenox, IL (July 10, 2013)—Every year, millions of people enjoy warm, summer weather by swimming in pools and relaxing in hot tubs. With swimming becoming a more common activity in the summer, it is even more important to know and understand pool safety during this time. Even though children represent the majority of pool-related injuries and fatalities, it is equally important for adults to learn pool safety tips.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
New Lenox, IL (July 9, 2013)—The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission announced it has allocated $6,000 worth of scholarships to the Joliet Area Kappa Mu Omega Alumnae Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Six $1,000 scholarships were given to the following six individuals: Keith Burt-Craig, Joliet Catholic Academy; Estefani Gonzalez, Joliet Township High School Central; Simone Jones, Joliet Catholic Academy ; Janaya McClellan, Joliet Township High School West; Jasmine Moore, Joliet Township High School Central and Jaylyn Snapp, Joliet Township High School West; at the Sorority’s Scholarship Tea on May 19.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (July 2, 2013) —Kurt Erickson, M.D., board certified internal medicine, interventional cardiology, and cardiology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Erickson attended medical school at the University of Illinois in Rockford. He completed an internal medicine residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood and a cardiovascular disease fellowship at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. His office is located with Heart Care Centers of Illinois, 19001 Old LaGrange Road, Mokena. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 478-3600.