Low Back Pain Slowing You Down?
Silver Cross Neurosurgeon shares relief from pain at free program on March 31
New Lenox, IL (March 16, 2015)— Are you unable to enjoy life fully due ongoing back pain? If so, you are not alone. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NIH), millions of Americans suffer from chronic back pain that persists for more than a few months. Back pain symptoms can range from a muscle ache to a stabbing pain, limited flexibility and range of motion, or an inability to stand straight. If you are experiencing these symptoms of back pain, learn the causes and treatments at a free program hosted by Silver Cross Hospital in March.
10 Colonoscopy Myths Busted
Silver Cross patients receive Gatto’s $20 Gift Certificate with Screening
New Lenox, IL (March 6, 2015)—There is nothing glamorous about having a colonoscopy, but the fact is it could save your life! A screening colonoscopy is the preferred way to detect colorectal cancer early and treat it effectively, but misconceptions often prevent people from scheduling this painless procedure. Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox would like to set the record straight and dispel those myths once and for all.
Commission provides Quality of Life Grant to Harvey Brooks Foundation
The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission recently awarded the Harvey Brook Foundation of Joliet with a $10,000 grant to help fund their “Quality of Life” programs.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission offers Healthcare Scholarships to Local Residents
New Lenox, IL (March 3, 2015)— The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission is pleased to offer healthcare scholarships for individuals who reside in zip codes 60432, 60433, 60436, and the Lockport Grade School District #89.
Silver Cross Hospital earns National Accreditation from Commission on Cancer
Joliet, IL (March 2, 2015)—The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons has granted a three-year accreditation to the cancer program at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox.