Category: Health

Catholic Charities To Host Free Health Fair In Melrose Park, July 28

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago will host the first of three free community health fairs at Lady of Mount Carmel School, 1115 S. 23rd Ave. in Melrose Park, on July 28.

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Loyola Offering Free Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screenings

Monday, June 4, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Loyola Medicine will offer a free ultrasound screening for people at risk for an abdominal aortic aneurysm. In a statement, Loyola officials described the aneurysms as “an undiagnosed silent killer” that more than one million Americans are living with.

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At Loyola, Cardinal Cupich Addresses Gun Violence Epidemic

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Cardinal Blase J. Cupich visits Loyola Medical Center on April 17. | Courtesy Loyola Medicine   

During a visit to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood on April 17, Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, the Archbishop of Chicago, told a gathering of doctors, nurses and chaplains at the hospital that he supports the Gun Dealer Licensing Act (or SB 1657).

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