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Silver Cross Hospital Raises over $25,000 for United Way

New Lenox, IL (March 17, 2016)Silver Cross Hospital raised over $25,000 to help the Annual United Way Campaign, which kicked-off in early March. 

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RIC at Silver Cross offers Yoga Classes for Cancer Patients/Survivors

New Lenox, IL (March 14, 2016)—For more than 5,000 years, people around the world have practiced yoga for its mental and physical powers.  Research has long shown that yoga can increase flexibility and reduce stress.  At The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital, yoga is helping cancer patients and survivors have a better quality of life.   

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Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments

Mohamad Abdessamad, M.D., nephrology and board certified internal medicine physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Abdessamad completed an internal medicine residency at John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago and a nephrology fellowship at the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington, VT. His office is located with Kidney and Hypertension Associates, 3913 W. 95th St., Evergreen Park. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 229-2952.   

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RIC at Silver Cross offers Free Physical Therapy Screenings to Moms after Childbirth

Rehabilitation can help eliminate incontinence and pelvic pain

New Lenox, IL (March 8, 2016)—Giving birth can be difficult on a woman’s body.  After all, the growing stomach has stretched the abdominal muscles and put a lot of pressure on the pelvic floor muscles. Joint stability and musculoskeletal function also suffers during pregnancy.  The pelvis needs time and often help to regain its original strength and muscle tone.

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Silver Cross Hospital and the Joliet Noon Lions Club to offer free Diabetes Screenings to Area Residents

New Lenox, IL (March 2, 2016)—In recognition of the American Diabetes Association’s American Diabetes Alert, the Silver Cross Diabetes Center, Walgreens and Joliet Noon Lions Club will offer free screenings to detect diabetes on Tuesday, March 22 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. outside Silver Cross Hospital’s Season’s Dining Room, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.  Participants will be offered a Diabetes Risk Test and Blood Glucose Test. For more information, call (815) 300-5990. 

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Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care.  These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.