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Health & Wellness News

02/17/2015
Celebrate National Day of Dance® for Your Health
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center and OSF Women in the Know want you to get your groove on, all in an effort to create a healthier community.
02/08/2015
Celebrating National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week
OSF Holy Family aids in cardiac rehabilitation by reducing the potentially devastating effects of heart disease and improving quality of life for patients.
02/03/2015
Heart Disease 2015
Clinical Educator Tina Fitzgerald shares her thoughts on National Heart Month.
01/19/2015
OSF Saint James To Host “Heart Healthy At Every Age”
In recognition of American Heart Month, OSF HealthCare will host “Heart Healthy at Every Age,” a personal wellness event.
01/14/2015
American Diabetes Association Recognizes OSF Saint Anthony's
OSF Saint Anthony’s Diabetes Program has received the ADA Recognition Certificate for Quality Diabetes Self-management Education
01/08/2015
HMR Program at OSF Saint Anthony Recognized as Best Diets of 2015
A program offered by OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center has been named the No. 2 Best Weight-Loss Diet in U.S. News & World Reports’ Best Diets of 2015.
01/08/2015
OSF Holy Family Receives ESRH Designation
The Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital designation for OSF Holy Family now allows local access to the care needed beginning the moment patients enter the hospital.
12/19/2014
Heart Failure Hospitalizations Jump After the Holidays
According to a recent study, in the days following Christmas (December 26-29) there is a 14 percent increase in hospital admission rates for heart failure.
11/25/2014
Take Precautions While Shoveling Snow
The number of patients OSF St. Joseph has treated for heart attacks in winter months increased by 20 percent this year.
10/21/2014
OSF Saint James Offers Peripheral Artery Disease Screening
OSF Saint James in Pontiac is offering a Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) screening on Thursday, November 6, 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.