Childerguild to Recognize Dr. Paul Morimoto & Terry D’Arcy at Annual Ball on Nov 23
New Lenox, IL (October 22, 2013)—Childerguild will host its 85th annual Ball Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park. This year’s theme is “Flappers and Fellows the Roaring 20’s are back.” The evening’s festivities will include the presentation of the Silver Cross Sehring Medal of Excellence for Healthcare to Dr. Paul Morimoto and the Silver Cross Sangmeister Medal of Excellence for Community Service to community leader Terry D’Arcy.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in September
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 19, 2013)— Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. If you are not sure if you are at risk for heart disease, now is the time to find out with a Baseline Cardiac Risk Assessment. This screening includes measurements of total cholesterol including HDL and LDL levels, blood glucose level, triglyceride level, blood pressure and body fat; 12-lead EKG, health and lifestyle evaluation, and a personal phone consultation with a registered cardiac nurse to review results and answer questions. A 12-hour fast is required. The screening is held at the Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen at 12701 W. 143rd St. Cost is $40. Individuals who call to schedule a Baseline Cardiovascular Risk Assessment before September 30 will receive a complimentary sample box of chocolates from Dan’s Candies in Joliet and Mokena. Just mention CHOCOLATE when scheduling your appointment to receive the complimentary box of Dan’s Candies at the time of the appointment. After all, dark chocolate is good for your heart! To schedule, call (815) 300-7076.
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 Health Education Classes in August
New Lenox, IL (July 17, 2013)— Silver Cross Hospital provides 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 choking. The class will be held on Saturday, Aug. 3, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Cost is $65 and includes American Heart Association certification. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register.