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  • Elmhurst Memorial seeks local residents for volunteer council

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Memorial Hospital is seeking Lombard and Villa Park residents to fill openings on its Patient/Family Advisory Council. The council ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Robotic patients help train first responders, students

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst College nursing students routinely practice simulations with robotic patients, but this week the Elmhurst Fire Department joined t ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Berwyn Public Health District to host Kid’s Health Fair

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Public Health District will hold its first Kid’s Health Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 22, at the district's offices, 6600 W. 26t ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Treatment for the Herniated Disc

    When it comes to pain, Dr. A. Tony Chami, Medical Director at the Chicagoland Advanced Pain Specialists, offers three words of advice: don’t give up. ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Plainfield Fire Protection District gets 3 awards

    PLAINFIELD – On May 23, Silver Cross Hospital held their annual Emergency Medical Services Awards Banquet. The Plainfield Fire Protection District is ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Safely dispose of unused or unwanted medications

    NEW LENOX – In an effort to help keep the community safe and prevent prescription drug overdose, the New Lenox Safe Communities America Coalition, in ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • ‘The talk of the hospital’

    ROMEOVILLE – To say 93-year-old Leon Lasota is a survivor is putting it mildly.This Nazi war camp su ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • MMA not just for fighters

    Autumn Matan tried multiple weight loss techniques, all to no avail.At about 270 pounds, the 38-year ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Lombard to host blood drive ahead of Taste

    LOMBARD – The village of Lombard, in conjunction with the Lombard Jaycees, will host a special blood drive from 1 to 5:30 p.m. July 1 at the Lombard L ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Saint Joe’s Charity Classic golf outing raises more than $190,000

    JOLIET – Golfers attending the Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center Foundation’s 30th Annual Charity Golf Classic raised a record-breaking amount of f ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Schedule your physical at Community Health Center

    JOLIET – Physicians at the Community Health Center, 1106 Neal Avenue in Joliet, perform school, sports, and camp physicals every Monday through Saturd ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Gait and Balance Clinic-Presence Neuroscience Institute offers clinic

    JOLIET – Are you afraid of falling? Do you feel unsteady? If you or someone you love is having difficulty walking or feels unsteady, it is time to dis ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Senior ‘Strong and Sturdy’ class will be in Joliet

    JOLIET – Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center, 333 N. Madison St., Joliet, offers a great opportunity for seniors to exercise and keep in shape.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Discounted school, sports physicals offered

    NEW LENOX – Dr. Thomas Lee and Dr. Priya Shastri, family practice physicians with Primary Care Professionals at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Sui ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • Frankfort students raise money for cystic fibrosis

    FRANKFORT – Grand Prairie Elementary School students in the kindergarten class of teacher Danielle Pizzolato organized a fundraising effort for the Cy ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:50 pm
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