health

Yoga class is back!

Stretch, move, and refresh in this all-level Yoga class taught by certified instructor, Lisa Barker. Whether you are new to yoga or an experienced practitioner, this class will help you feel both energized and relaxed. Alignment-based poses and flowing movement combine to improve your flexibility, strength and balance. Please bring your own yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Two classes to choose from: Mondays, September 16 – November 11 (no class 10/7), 11:45 – 12:30pm, at Kuhn Barn Upper Level. Fee…

Avoid West Nile virus

In May, the Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed reports of mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile Virus. There have yet to be any confirmed human cases in Illinois. There are steps you can take to avoid being infected. Protect yourself and your family by reducing your exposure to mosquitoes.

Colon Cancer Awareness Colorectal cancer affects both men and women. In the early stages of colorectal cancer, there may be no symptoms. That’s why it’s important to know the risk factors for colorectal cancer and to talk to your doctor about the right time to get screened. There is no cure for colorectal cancer, but screening and diagnostics can help determine the right course of treatment for you. If you are 45 years old or older and have one of…

Whether you’re living with diabetes, caring for someone who is, or just want to avoid being diagnosed with it, this health education seminar is for you! Thursday, March 29th, 12-1pm, Wilson Hall, 2nd Floor, Curia II. Are you or a family member diabetic or at risk? This presentation will include diabetes information, statistics, diabetes type 2 management and prevention tips…what causes it, and what you can do now to avoid being diagnosed with it. Familiarize yourself with the risks, causes,…

Rush Copley is proud to offer Freedom From Smoking, a seven-week, eight-session program sponsored by the American Lung Association. Sessions are lead by a certified facilitator. Learn how to overcome your tobacco addiction so you can start enjoying the benefits of better health. This is a small group setting, fun, interactive learning environment, and includes a 30-day pass to Rush Copley Healthplex. The program starts on January 8th, 6:30-8pm, Waterford Place, Cancer Resource Center, 1310 Waterford Drive, Aurora. Cost is…

Flu vaccines are still available  for the  flu clinic that is being held on Tuesday 10/24/17, and Wednesday 10/25/17, in the medical department.  Go to the ESH&Q medical page to sign up.

Flu Vaccine Clinic

Fermilab Flu Vaccine Clinic Registration is open for appointments on the ESH&Q page or the Fermilab Medical Office page. Clinic days for vaccine will be: October 17, 2017  8 a.m. – 12 p.m. October 18, 2017 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. October 24, 2017 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. October 25, 2017 12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. An appointment is needed; unfortunately we cannot accommodate walk-ins.  Please contact the medical office if you have any questions. 630-840-3232

Flu Vaccine Clinic

Fermilab Flu Vaccine Clinic Registration for appointments begins October 4, 2017. Clinic days for vaccine will be: October 17, 2017  8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. October 18, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. October 24, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 12:oo p.m. October 25, 2017 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. An appointment is needed; unfortunately we cannot accommodate walk-ins.  Please contact the medical office if you have any questions. 630-840-3232