Articles for Tag: "Advocate Sherman Hospital"

One breast cancer patient’s difficult promise to her kids 
One breast cancer patient’s difficult promise to her kids
Last August, Sharry Herritt Spencley noticed a swelling on her right breast when she was taking a shower.
More water each day may keep the pounds away  Featured
More water each day may keep the pounds away
Find out how drinking more water can reduce your daily caloric intake.
Paying it forward 
Paying it forward
Disturbed by the financial troubles of fellow oncology patients, one woman created a fund to shorten the gap.
If left untreated, this disease can contribute to a heart attack or stroke 
If left untreated, this disease can contribute to a heart attack or stroke
1 in 6 adults over 65 years of age have this common circulatory problem.
“Even if you don’t see it, it’s happening” 
“Even if you don’t see it, it’s happening”
An Advocate Nurse shares how behind-the-scenes nurse interaction, care and compassion makes a difference during trying times.
Salad bars: A healthy option, or just as bad as a burger? 
Salad bars: A healthy option, or just as bad as a burger?
Many not-so-healthy options are typically available. Here’s what to choose.
How research saved this physician’s son 
How research saved this physician’s son
A pediatric hospitalist shares the story of her son born at just 30 weeks.