Tag Archive: #parishnurse

9 Ways to Minimize Your Spring Allergen Exposure

Posted on May 20, 2024
Many parents look forward to getting their children outdoors as the longer days of warmer weather begin. But for those with children who have allergies and/or asthma, more time outdoors may mean more allergen exposure which can lead to respiratory [read more...]

People With These Characteristics are Happiest 

Posted on May 6, 2024
We all want, and deserve, to be happy. Whether it’s feeling satisfied at work or in your personal life, a study shows that people with certain personality traits, known as the Big 5, are consistently happier throughout their lives. Kelly [read more...]

Grace Prayer Circle: Next Meeting, May 1st

Posted on April 20, 2024
Grace Prayer Circle Praying for and with those affected by mental health concerns. Mental Health Ministry Grace Prayer Circle is a tri-parish mental health ministry supported by Our Lady of the Wayside, St. Edna, and St. James parishes. You can [read more...]

Is it Time to Hand Over The Car Keys?

Posted on April 20, 2024
As a loved one gets older and their driving skills start to decline, it may be to time for them to get out from behind the wheel. It’s often a difficult conversation to have since it’s a loss of the [read more...]

7 Tips to Help you De-Stress

Posted on April 15, 2024
Peace of mind. It is not always easy to come by in today’s fast-paced, technologically advanced world. Marie Mauter, a licensed clinical social worker and an employee assistance program counselor at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, Ill., offers seven [read more...]

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...]