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Centegra’s No. 1 heart message: Call 911 for chest pain

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If someone is having chest pain or other heart attack symptoms such as shortness of breath, the accredited chest pain centers at Centegra Health System have one message: Call 911 immediately. Do not drive. “People tend to wait when they think they might be having a heart attack and that’s a read more

Centegra becomes first response for those contemplating suicide

Centegra Health System recognizes the importance of addressing mental health issues in McHenry County and assisting those who suffer from them. Since 1992, Centegra has administered prompt and compassionate mental health care through the McHenry County Crisis Program, which was recently named a “Network Provider” by the National Suicide Prevention read more

Centegra vascular screenings offered in March

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 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 stroke or death from vascular disorders remain unaware of their read more

Centegra to host two free physician lectures in March

Centegra Health System will host two free physician lectures in March to educate community members about relief for arthritic fingers and metabolic syndrome. Join Dr. Kelly Holtkamp, an independent board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hand surgery, as she presents the latest treatments for arthritis of the hand and wrist. Holtkamp read more

Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers offer specials in March

This month, Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers in Crystal Lake and Huntley are offering membership specials, a nutrition month contest, spa specials, free lectures, KidZone camps, OPTIFAST and OPTITRIM, Centegra’s new weight-loss program. Join for $150 For a limited time, single and family memberships begin at $150. Visit healthbridgefitness.com or call read more

Sleep support group to gather at Centegra Hospital-Woodstock

 Centegra Health System provides a support group for people with sleep apnea, their family members and friends. The group is part of the American Sleep Apnea Association’s AWAKE network. AWAKE stands for Alert, Well and Keeping Energetic. The support group provides education and idea sharing for people who are affected by read more

Centegra Health & Wellness Network achieves blue ribbon results

In its first full year of existence, the Centegra Health & Wellness Network (CHWN) has achieved blue ribbon results and been named by Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Illinois as one of the top three providers in growth from December 2013 to January 2014. CHWN received a blue ribbon for member satisfaction read more

Centegra announces more speaker topics for health strong woman event

Centegra Health System announces the topics of two physician speakers at the upcoming Centegra Health Strong Woman Event. Dr. David Davidson and Dr. Jing Liang will speak before the event’s keynote speaker, clinical psychologist Dr. Cynthia Green. The event will be from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27 read more

Mammo Mondays and U+2 program continue in March

Women are encouraged to attend a Mammo Monday event on their own or bring their mother, daughters, sisters and friends to a special, private setting to take control of their breast and bone health. Offerings include screening mammograms, bone density screenings, free expert bra fittings and light snacks. Earning full accreditation read more

Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers offer camps and more in February

Through February, Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Centers in Crystal Lake and Huntley are offering membership specials, spa specials, KidZone camps, swim lessons and OPTIFAST, Centegra’s medically monitored weight-loss program. Join for $50 For a limited time; single and family memberships begin at $50. Visit healthbridgefitness.com or call 815-444-2900 for more information. Bridge read more