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Timing was everything for Irma Barton

Irma Barton has dealt with colitis for about 30 years. She knows when she’s having an episode, due to the type and location of the pain. Last fall, the 68-year-old Pontiac woman began experiencing severe pain and thought she was having a bout with the colitis. “It just kept getting worse,” she said. She finally […]



New Initiative for Women in Philanthropy

“Innovate, Inspire, and Invest.” OSF St. Joseph Foundation recently launched Women Empowered, an initiative for women in philanthropy who are passionate about the health care industry and aspire to be ambassadors for women’s health. Their central goal is to empower women through collaborative efforts to fund and inspire philanthropy within our hospital. These women in […]