Media Relations & Press Releases
Flu Season: No Surprises Thus Far, But be Prepared

Press Release: Flu Season: No Surprises Thus Far, But be Prepared

This Year's Flu Shot Serum Targets Three Strains

Wednesday, November 8, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (489)/ Article rating: No rating
H1N1, eight years after 2009 scare, is now just one of many strains to watch. more...
Avoiding Lead Poisoning in Children Requires Keen Observance

Press Release: Avoiding Lead Poisoning in Children Requires Keen Observance

The Problem Often Goes Beyond Old Lead Paint

Friday, November 3, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (498)/ Article rating: No rating
"They might test high, but they’re in a new house, so it’s obviously not lead paint. That’s when you have to look at other factors, such as food or what it’s being cooked in.” more...
Health Department Stress-Free Zone Takes Aim at Breast Cancer

Press Release: Health Department Stress-Free Zone Takes Aim at Breast Cancer

A Chance for Co-Workers to Unite and Build Strength

Thursday, November 2, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (500)/ Article rating: No rating
The event included yoga mats, pillows, relaxing chairs and footstools, special lighting; and also massages, refreshments, and prizes. more...
MAPP Led Cooperation Leads to Behavioral Hospital Groundbreaking

Press Release: MAPP Led Cooperation Leads to Behavioral Hospital Groundbreaking

100-Bed Structure on Silver Cross Campus Set to Open in Early 2019

Wednesday, November 1, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (1749)/ Article rating: No rating
A partnership between Silver Cross and US Health Vest to build a new 100-bed behavioral health facility, Silver Oaks Hospital, is now in progress. more...
Domestic Violence Awareness: Progress Made, So Much Work to Do

Press Release: Domestic Violence Awareness: Progress Made, So Much Work to Do

Will County State's Attorney's Office Continues to Charge 1,100 to 1,200 New Cases Per Year

Tuesday, October 31, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (429)/ Article rating: No rating
The main priority for the future continues to be breaking the cycle of domestic violence by stopping the perpetrator. more...
For the Rise in STDs;  Sadly, There's an APP for That

Press Release: For the Rise in STDs; Sadly, There's an APP for That

A Disturbing Example of Social Media's Influence

Tuesday, October 24, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff/Number of views (603)/ Article rating: No rating
Yet another parental concern should be the apps their youngsters are using. more...
Depression Awareness Month: "Awareness" of Both "Symptoms" and "Care That's Needed"

Press Release: Depression Awareness Month: "Awareness" of Both "Symptoms" and "Care That's Needed"

Chronic Depression Often Co-Occurs with Chronic Anxiety

Monday, October 16, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff/Number of views (653)/ Article rating: No rating
Awareness of the long term care that’s needed for someone diagnosed with depression is just as important as recognizing the symptoms themselves. more...
Complete Dental Hygiene: It's More than Just Brushing Your Teeth

Press Release: Complete Dental Hygiene: It's More than Just Brushing Your Teeth

Stop the Bacteria Before it Goes Elsewhere in Your Body

Wednesday, October 4, 2017/Author: Community Health Center Staff/Number of views (1259)/ Article rating: No rating
October is “National Dental Hygiene Month.” What should the words “dental hygiene” make us think about? more...
Health Department's Medical Reserve Corps Helps Feed the Joshua Arms Seniors

Press Release: Health Department's Medical Reserve Corps Helps Feed the Joshua Arms Seniors

Northern Illinois Food Bank Supplies Food Paid for by Presence St. Joseph Medical Center

Monday, October 2, 2017/Author: Emergency Preparedness Staff/Number of views (1022)/ Article rating: No rating
Health Department’s Medical Reserve Corps, Senior Services of Will County, and the Northern Illinois Food Bank teamed up to make it all happen. more...
FAMILY HEALTH AND FITNESS CAN BEGIN IN THE HOME, AND THE KITCHEN

Press Release: FAMILY HEALTH AND FITNESS CAN BEGIN IN THE HOME, AND THE KITCHEN

Family Health and Fitness Day; a Good Place to Start

Monday, September 25, 2017/Author: Administrative Services Staff/Number of views (621)/ Article rating: No rating
A good goal for families would certainly be not to change their routine for a day, but to change it for the future. more...
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