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Alton, Illinois General News

01/07/2016
Women's Support Group Offers Hearts of Hope Project
At the upcoming Caring Circle meeting, Breast Navigator, Heather Jones, will be facilitating a Valentine’s Day craft project called Hearts of Hope.
12/30/2015
Saint Anthony's Offers Freedom From Smoking
If your New Year’s resolution includes kicking the smoking habit permanently, help is available through an upcoming American Lung Association smoking cessati...
12/08/2015
OSF Saint Anthony's Designated as Advanced Primary Stroke Center
The Joint Commission, in conjunction with The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, has recognized OSF Saint Anthony’s Health Center with A...
12/03/2015
OSF Saint Anthony's Top Performer in Nation - Fourth Year in a Row!
OSF Saint Anthony's Health Center has been named one of the nations Top Performers on Key Quality Measure by The Joint Commission
11/12/2015
OSF HealthCare Raising Minimum Wage For Workers
Effective November 22, 2015, the new minimum wage for all Mission Partners across the OSF HealthCare Ministry will be $10 an hour.
11/03/2015
Look Good Feel Better for Women with Cancer
In partnership with the American Cancer Society, OSF Saint Anthony's offers Look Good Feel Better to help women, experiencing the appearance-related side eff...
11/02/2015
Low Intensity Flexibility Program May Ease Mild Back Pain
Area residents are invited to participate in low intensity, stretching program at OSF Saint Clare’s Hospital. Instructed by a licensed physical therapi...
10/15/2015
Women, Smoking and Cancer
For women, not only does smoking significantly increase their risk of lung cancer; it also increases their risk of breast, colon and nearly all other types o...
10/15/2015
Prostate Screening Offered in Alton
OSF Saint Anthony’s Cancer Center of Excellence is offering a free prostate screening for men 50 and older not previously screened
10/14/2015
Women's Support Group Focuses on Life after Cancer Treatment
The Caring Circle Education & Support Group for women with cancer will focus on "Getting A Good Night’s Sleep", presented by Patient Navigator, Karen Boyd, R...