Health Care

Headline: I on Diabetes Workshop Series

Did you know that 27 percent of people with type 2 diabetes don’t know they have it? The CDC projects that as many as one in three U.S. adults could have diabetes by 2050. Luckily, lifestyle changes can help prevent complications for those who already have diabetes and prevent the disease’s development for people who are high risk.


Provena Covenant Medical Center bringing warmth to the needy through Mitten Tree

The Provena Covenant Medical Center Foundation and volunteers will bring some warmth to the needy this holiday season through the annual Mitten Tree. The Mitten Tree has been a tradition at Provena Covenant since 1996.


Provena Covenant putting on Healthy Joints Symposium

If you would like to learn about the hottest topics in orthopedics, plan on attending Provena Covenant Medical Center’s Healthy Joints Symposium from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 25, at the Holiday Inn & Conference Center in Urbana.


Diabetes workshop series to be held

Coping with diabetes can be tough, especially with the upcoming holiday season. Arm yourself with the knowledge and skills you need to make this holiday season a healthy one.


Provena Covenant’s PRO Ambulance celebrates 25th anniversary with open house, award ceremony

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of PRO Ambulance, Provena Covenant invites the community to an open house and awards ceremony on Friday, Aug. 31, at PRO Ambulance headquarters, 408 S. Neil St. in Champaign.


Presentation, screenings focus on vascular health

The Provena Powerful Living Series on Aug. 21 will give guests the opportunity to hear the presentation “Protecting Your Vascular Health,” as well as receive three important vascular screenings.


Stomach pain the topic of next Powerful Living Series

If you suffer from recurring indigestion, pain caused by gallstones, colitis or other gastrointestinal problems, this Provena Powerful Living Series can offer answers to your questions.


Women’s Wellness Dinner to be held at Provena Covenant

If you would like to learn about the hottest topics in women’s health while enjoying a dinner with your girlfriends, plan on attending Provena Covenant’s Women’s Wellness Dinner from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, in the Provena Covenant Medical Center Auditoriums.


Spots still available at June Mammogram Party

It’s that time again … time for another Provena Covenant mammogram party and you’re invited. Grab a girlfriend and enjoy a night of wine, hors d’oeuvres, a little pampering and get your recommended annual mammogram.


Free community stroke event scheduled for May 23

The Primary Stroke Centers at Carle Foundation Hospital and Provena Covenant Medical Center are partnering with Stroke Survivors Empowering Each Other (SSEEO) to provide a free community health fair and stroke education event. 
The event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, May 23, at the Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St., Champaign.


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