Events

Breast Cancer Support Group
Date: 4th Tuesday of every month
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center
1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox
Cost: Free
About: I Can Cope, offered by the American Cancer Society and Silver Cross Hospital, is an educational program for women facing breast cancer. This program covers topics relevant to the cancer experience and offers practical help in coping with some of the emotional issues resulting from a cancer diagnosis. It is women supporting women! Click here to register for this event.

Girl Talk
Presented by women for women—because you matter!
Register to attend at IMatter.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325)

The Pre-Menopausal Woman
June 18, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center
1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox
Join Dr. Priya Shastri, internal medicine physician, for an informative discussion of the top 10 health issues facing women in their post-baby and pre-menopause years. Find out what symptoms to look for and discover new self-care tips to help you live healthy. FREE.

Stop Osteoporosis
July 16, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center
1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox
Dr. Latha Arla, internal medicine physician, will discuss the risks, signs, testing and treatments for this crippling disease.  Complimentary osteoporosis “heel screenings will be offered to participants beginning at 5:30 p.m.  FREE.

$100 Mammos
In recognition of Mother’s Day, the Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health is also offering digital screening mammograms for just $100 for those who prefer to pay at time of appointment; insurance will not be billed.  Women can take advantage of the discounted price by requesting an appointment online or calling (815) 300-7076 during the month of May to schedule an appointment before June 30, 2014.  A doctor’s order is required for the mammogram. Don’t have a doctor?  Call 1-888-660-HEAL or click here for a free referral.