Mammo Mondays and U+2 continue in June
McHENRY — Centegra Health System’s nationally recognized breast health program recognizes the importance of early detection and urges women to stay ahead of breast cancer. Centegra continues to sponsor Mammo Monday events and its U+2 program throughout McHenry County during June.
Women are encouraged to
Technicians, equipment part of mobile health unit service
CRYSTAL LAKE — Vascular disease is among the leading causes of death in the United States, yet is generally asymptomatic until a catastrophic event occurs, such as a stroke or aneurysm rupture. Although preventive screening is available, millions of Americans at risk for
Neurologist to teach community members how to decrease stroke risk factors
HUNTLEY – Centegra Physician Care neurologist Dr. Timothy Upchurch will help community members understand their risk for stroke at a free lecture from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 21 at Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center-Huntley, 10450 Algonquin Rd. People
Survivors, families and health care providers to enjoy food, fun, fellowship
McHENRY – Centegra Health System invites cancer survivors and their families to celebrate Cancer Survivors Day at the Centegra Sage Cancer Center. The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 1. Call 877-CENTEGRA (236-8347) by May 28 to
Imperato to evaluate, interpret, report performance data
McHENRY – Dr. Joseph Imperato recently received a three-year appointment as cancer liaison physician for the cancer program at Centegra Health System. Cancer liaison physicians are integral to cancer programs accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC).
Imperato, an independent fellowship
Free screening includes blood pressure, blood glucose check, body mass index
McHENRY – Centegra will offer a free metabolic syndrome screening for the community from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 10 at Centegra Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Clinic, which is located adjacent to Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center at 200
Group will focus on improving unhealthy eating habits
CRYSTAL LAKE – Beginning May 12, Centegra Health System will offer a new eating disorders support group. This group will focus on improving unhealthy eating habits such as food restriction, overeating, emotional eating or managing an unhealthy body image. Participants will gain support
Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board supports certificate of need applications
CHICAGO – At its meeting today, the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board (IHFSRB) approved Centegra Health System’s plan to enhance its inpatient behavioral health services by relocating the unit from the 100-year-old Centegra Specialty Hospital-Woodstock to Centegra
WOODSTOCK — The Centegra Hospital-Woodstock Auxiliary will host a Books Are Fun book fair to raise money for the Centegra Gavers Breast Center located in Crystal Lake. The book fair will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 16 and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 17 in
Centegra Health System will offer three free lectures in April to provide the community opportunities to learn about bullying, stiff and painful joints and insomnia. To register, call 877-CENTEGRA (236-8347).
Cjay Harmer, a prevention specialist from the Pioneer Center for Human Services, will discuss bullying, why some kids get targeted and