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Will-Grundy Medical Clinic celebrating 30 years

The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic will celebrate its 30th Anniversary in 2018 with a gala on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

Black HIV infections cut almost in half in Illinois

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Children’s Dental Health

Children’s Dental Health Month in February is a great time to focus on the fact that kids’ dental health is just as important as their overall health.

Food deserts: Joliet’s nutrition crisis

On the USDA website, a map of the United States shows the places where lack of access to grocery stores is a problem. That includes big swaths of the City of Joliet.

Reduce your risk of cognitive decline

Adopting key lifestyle changes to benefit your brain in 2018.

Silver Cross offering health classes in January

Check out the classes available from Silver Cross Hospital in the New Year.

Silver Cross enacts patient/visitor flu precautions

Silver Cross Hospital is adhering to directives set forth by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Will County Health Department for temporary visitor restrictions due to widespread influenza (flu) activity throughout the state and county.

Community blood drive set for Jan. 16

Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow will have the first Taylor Babec Community Blood Drive of 2018 hosted by his office in honor of the late Jim Stewart.

State grant helps Will County detainees beat opioid addiction

A $16 million state grant from the Illinois Department of Human Services is serving as another tool in the state’s fight against the opioid abuse crisis.

Will County Health partnership for HIV PrEP Clinic

Starting Thursday, November 30th; a new partnership between the Will County Health Department’s Community Health Center and the Family Health Services HIV and STD program will launch a special PrEP clinic.

Joliet Jewel-Osco hosting diabetes classes

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois is partnering with Jewel-Osco to offer in-person Diabetes Management Classes for Medicare Advantage and Medicaid members.

Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in November

Get healthy this fall with a check up at one of Silver Cross Hospital's November health screening clinics.

Oaks Behavioral Hospital gets underway

Silver Cross Hospital and US Health Vest broke ground on a planned 100-bed behavioral health hospital on the Silver Cross Campus October 25.

Risking Death for Pregnancy and Childbirth

Three weeks after Cassaundra Lynn Perkins gave birth to premature twins, she returned to the hospital, feeling unwell.

Top Tricks and Treats for a tooth-friendly Halloween

Most little monsters will bring home a scary stash of candy after trick-or-treating, But don't get spooked, there are some tricks, and the top treats to keep kids' teeth safe from sugary nightmares.

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