Find Relief for Cervical Spinal Stenosis
Silver Cross Neurosurgeon Hosts free program on November 4
New Lenox, IL (October 23, 2014)— Have you been suffering for years from a nagging pain in either your neck, shoulders or legs? You may be suffering from a condition known as cervical spinal stenosis. To help understand the causes and treatments of this type of pain, Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free program in November.
Childerguild to Recognize Dr. Fred Alexander & Br. James Gaffney at Annual Ball on Nov. 22
New Lenox, IL (October 20, 2014)—Childerguild will host its 86th annual Ball Saturday, Nov. 22 at the Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park. This year’s theme is “Lights, Camera, Action.” The evening’s festivities will include music by the Don Cagen Orchestra and the presentation of the Silver Cross Sehring Medal of Excellence for Healthcare to Dr. Fred Alexander and the Silver Cross Sangmeister Medal of Excellence for Community Service to community leader Br. James Gaffney, FSC.
Silver Cross Encore Resale Shop Announces Christmas Opening Oct. 31 & Nov. 1
Joliet, IL (Oct. 16, 2014)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its annual Christmas Opening Friday, Oct. 31 and Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include seasonal decorations and ornaments, holiday gifts, pottery, ceramics, dishes, clothing, books and more. All proceeds benefit services at Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider.
Don’t let Injuries Haunt your Halloween
Silver Cross Hospital Offers Help to Celebrate Safely
New Lenox, IL (October 15, 2014)—Whether you’re dressing up this “All Hallows' Eve,” as a sparkly princess, crime fighting superhero or gory zombie, poor costume options and unsafe behavior can cause injury and haunt your Halloween, so Silver Cross Hospital wants you be sure to celebrate safely.
Still Slim & Healthy 10 Years after Weight Loss Surgery
BMI Surgery at Silver Cross applauds Marseilles woman
New Lenox, IL (October 14, 2014) — Donna Morris is still hiking more than 10 years after her bariatric surgery at Silver Cross Hospital. Once obese at 226 pounds, the Marseilles mom has kept most of the weight off and continues to live life to the fullest. After losing 100 pounds, her extremely high blood pressure, asthma and back pain are completely gone. “Since my weight loss, I have more energy to travel and even participate in activities like hiking and parasailing that I never would have dreamed of doing before,” said the 51-year-old mother of three daughters.
- Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Help Raise Awareness at Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk
- Silver Cross Hosts Free Stroke Conference for Nurses Nov. 3
- Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
- Silver Cross Simulates Emergency Department Setting to Educate Teens on the Dangers of Drunk and Distracted Driving