Tag Archive: #healthcare

Break the Sugar Habit Workshop

Posted on April 8, 2024
If you’re experiencing excess fatigue, joint pain, headaches and weight gain, high sugar intake may be to blame. Reducing your sugar intake may be the answer to helping these conditions. Join us in the Parish Center’s Neumann Room on Tuesday, [read more...]

National Healthcare Decisions Day

Posted on April 8, 2024
National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD) is an annual initiative held on April 16th in the United States to promote and raise awareness about the importance of advance care planning. The goal is to encourage people to think about and communicate [read more...]

What You Need to Know About Measles

Posted on April 1, 2024
An increase in measles cases across the country and the globe has prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to release an health advisory urging immunization. Since January 1, the CDC has been notified of 58 confirmed measles cases [read more...]

Your Guide to Breast Cancer Screening Terminology

Posted on October 11, 2023
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month                                                                                         Advocate Medical Group Physician Assistant Preena Patel, specializes in breast surgery and knows that when it comes to mammograms, breast procedures or surgery, you may have questions about the various terminology that is used. [read more...]

Flu Shots Can Protect Yourself & Your Community

Posted on August 31, 2023
While it remains important for people with comorbidities and those in high-risk groups to receive the flu vaccine people who are otherwise healthy should also make it a priority. Everyone 6 months and older should get the flu vaccine yearly, [read more...]

How to Get Relief From Common Bug Bites

Posted on July 31, 2023
Though the warm temperatures and summer rain are great for your lawn, garden and mental health, it can also hatch a new generation of mosquitos and ticks who need to eat blood to survive. Even if you take preventive measures, [read more...]

The Value of Establishing a Primary Care Doctor

Posted on July 24, 2023
Primary care physicians are your go-to partners in overall health and well-being. Not only are they a resource for preventive care, but they can also diagnose and treat various medical conditions. A study found the percentage of Americans with a [read more...]

Bystander CPR Training Video

Posted on September 7, 2022
Following the 9:30 and 11:30 am Masses on Sunday, August 28, Our Lady of the Wayside offered a free Bystander CPR Training course in the Gathering Place. Clare Beidelman of Illinois Heart Rescue taught several members of our parish community [read more...]

Life Line Screening: THIS WEDNESDAY, September 7th

Posted on September 4, 2022
Life Line Screening will be at Our Lady of the Wayside (in the Gathering Place) THIS WEDNESDAY, September 7, 2022. Getting screened is simple! For more information, see the flyer below and/or visit: https://discover.lifelinescreening.com/hsc2/?sourcecd=HURL001