Makeup Artist’s Approach to Breast Cancer Inspires Staff at the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (October 23, 2012)— Even after 36 year-old Darbie Day found a large lump in her right breast during a self exam, her initial thought was to stay positive and figure out what to do next. So after her gynecologist confirmed that a lump was present during her annual appointment, Day and her husband began their extensive search to research what institution offered the best cancer care – the result was the University of Chicago Medicine and its satellite - the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Christmas Opening Nov. 2 & 3
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 24, 2012)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Christmas Opening Friday, Nov. 2and Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include holiday decorations, adult and children’s seasonal clothing, toys, household items, books, jewelry, and more.
Silver Cross Offers Keys to Early Colorectal Cancer Prevention & Detection
New Lenox Gastroenterologist offers free program and home screening kits on Nov. 14
New Lenox, IL (October 24, 2012) — 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 Offers Health Screenings in November
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 19, 2012)— 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 held at Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd, New Lenox; Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen at 12701 W. 143rd St.; and Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health, 1870 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Have a Hazard-Free Halloween
Silver Cross Hospital Offers Tips To Celebrate The Holiday Safely
New Lenox, IL (October 22, 2012)— When we think of Halloween, we picture children laughing in colorful costumes, jack-o'-lanterns glowing in house windows, and buckets brimming with candy and treats. Experts warn, however, that this fun-filled night can pose safety hazards.
- Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in November
- Childerguild to Recognize Dr. Joseph Karcavich & Russ Slinkard at Annual Ball Nov. 17
- Silver Cross Hospital Performs over 100 Laparoscopic Surgeries in 6 months using the Most Sophisticated da Vinci Robot
- Silver Cross Medical Staff Announces Medical Staff Appointments