Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in March
New Lenox, IL (Feb. 18, 2013)— Silver Cross will offer the American Heart Association’s Heartsaver CPR and AED Class Monday, March 3, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in Silver Cross Hospital’s Pavilion A, Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Participants will learn adult, child and infant CPR, rescue from choking, and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). Fee is $45 and includes American Heart Association certification. Visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) to register.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in March
New Lenox, IL (Feb. 17, 2014)—Silver Cross will offer free blood pressure checks daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rd St., Homer Glen. Walk-ins welcomed. For more information, call (708) 364-6337.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Spring Opening Feb. 28 & March 1
Joliet, IL (Feb. 14, 2014)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—Encore Shop, will host its Spring Opening Friday, February 28 and Saturday, March 1, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Some of the items available to purchase include spring decorative items and clothing, jewelry, linen, dishes, silk flowers, glassware, and more. All proceeds benefit Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in March
New Lenox, IL (Feb. 14, 2014)— 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).
Protect Yourself against Colorectal Cancer
Silver Cross Hospital offers free colon cancer lecture and screening on February 25
New Lenox, IL (February 11, 2014) — Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in the United States today and the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the country. Oftentimes colorectal cancer can be detected and prevented if simple steps are followed. Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free lecture and screening to teach prevention and detection tips.