What’s New at SIH

So, how much do you know about breast cancer?

October 13th, 2016:

Test your knowledge of six common beliefs about breast cancer. 1. You can get breast cancer even if it doesn’t run in your family. True or false? True. Most women diagnosed with breast cancer – more than 85% – have no family history of the disease. Having a relative with breast cancer does increase your… Read more

Peripheral Arterial Disease Awareness

September 15th, 2016:

What is Peripheral Arterial Disease? September is Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month. Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a common condition that often goes undiagnosed and untreated. PAD is a narrowing of the peripheral arteries to the stomach, arms, head, and most commonly in the legs. This disease is usually caused by atherosclerosis, where plaque builds… Read more


August 30th, 2016:

Walk This Way In an effort to encourage people to get more exercise, Southern Illinois Healthcare and University Mall have teamed up on a new walking for fitness promotion. A formal kickoff is set for Thursday, September 1 from 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM at the University Mall in front of SIH The Place, along… Read more