July is Fibroid Awareness Month, a time to provide you with the facts you need to know about uterine fibroids. NCH Director of Interventional Radiology, Evan Oblonsky, M.D., has answers to frequently asked fibroid questions.
Commercial real estate broker Barry Millman recounts the heart attack that felt like indigestion and the care and treatment he received at Northwest Community Hospital (NCH) in Arlington Heights.
Although back pain is quite common in our society, there’s good news. There is a lot we can do to avoid pain and injury caused by poor mechanics, awkward posture, overexertion and repetitive motion. Dino Bolos, PT, an NCH Physical Therapist who helps patients with back pain, says practicing good body mechanics, including keeping a neutral spine (when all three curves of the spine are in good alignment) is essential to preventing injury.
While blood sugar is of No. 1 concern for patients with diabetes, foot health is something that needs boosted awareness, according to Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) Certified Diabetes Educator Melissa Ptak, R.N., MSN.
For over a decade, dogs and their volunteer handlers have been brightening patients’ spirits at Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH), and more dogs and handlers are needed to join the Animal-Assisted Therapy Program (AAT).
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