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2014-06-09 23:02:04

Over $57,000 was distributed to students with disabilities who demonstrated academic excellence, community involvement and perseverance. These scholars are attending colleges and universities across the country, including Purdue University, Indiana University, the University of Alabama, St. Louis University, North Central College, Valparaiso University and Hope College. Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 This year, the Marianjoy Scholarship Program awarded more than $57,000 in...

2014-05-30 23:01:51

Illinois Senator Recognized for His Ongoing Support and Advocacy of Rehabilitative Care Wheaton, Illinois (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Associates and patients of Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital capped off a month-long celebration of Stroke Awareness by welcoming U.S. Senator Mark Kirk to their facility on Thursday, May 29th. During his visit, Senator Kirk was provided an overview of the Stroke Program at Marianjoy where more than 500 patients receive rehabilitation care annually. Marianjoy...

2014-05-09 20:21:43

TSX:SLW NYSE:SLW VANCOUVER, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Silver Wheaton Corp. ("Silver Wheaton" or the "Company") (TSX:SLW) (NYSE:SLW) announces that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2014 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of Silver Wheaton. Detailed results of the vote for directors of the Company held at the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders earlier today are shown below:...

2014-05-07 08:27:13

WHEATON, Ill., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The First Division Museum at Cantigny Park invites the public to "WE NEED YOU! Propaganda of The Great War." The special exhibit opens Saturday, May 17, 2014 through Sunday, November 2, 2014. Admission to the exhibit is free to the public with parking. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140506/85114 The exhibit will feature propaganda from the First World War. The United States printed 20 million posters during the Great...

2014-05-02 23:02:56

The DuPage Community Foundation recently awarded a $20,000 grant to Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital of Wheaton, Illinois, to support the creation of a biologically diverse and peaceful rain garden that will improve the quality of storm water while adding to Marianjoy’s holistic healing environment. The new rain garden is a feature of Marianjoy’s Legacy Campaign, a capital improvement project that will focus on the expansion of an Assistive Rehabilitation Technology Institute, a new...

2014-05-02 23:02:48

A grant from the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley has provided Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital with funds to support new assistive technology that enhances treatment options for patients with vision deficits. WHEATON, Illinois (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Therapists at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital have a new and sophisticated way to treat patients with vision deficits. A Dynavision D2 Visuomotor Training System, purchased through a $20,000 grant from the Community Foundation...

2014-03-14 23:23:27

RE/MAX Suburban, which has real estate brokerage offices in the Chicago suburbs of Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Libertyville, Mt. Prospect, Schaumburg and Wheaton, recently earned several honors for its 2013 achievements. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 RE/MAX Suburban, which has real estate brokerage offices in the Chicago suburbs of Arlington Heights, Glen Ellyn, Libertyville, Mt. Prospect, Schaumburg and Wheaton, recently earned several honors for its 2013 achievements. It...

2014-03-14 23:02:15

A new study released at a meeting of the American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association (AMRPA) demonstrates that patients treated in inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and units, like Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton Illinois, experience better long-term clinical outcomes than those treated in nursing homes. The study is the most comprehensive national analysis to date that examines the long-term outcomes of clinically similar patient populations treated in inpatient...

2014-03-06 23:02:31

Dr. Norman Aliga, Medical Director at Marianjoy’s Prosthetic and Orthotic Center, will offer a free presentation, "Life After an Amputation," along with Marianjoy physical therapist, Natalie Look, and Scheck & Siress prosthetist, Jason Wening. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Advancements in the field of prosthetics have improved the function, mobility, and quality of life for those who have experienced an amputation. The Medical Director of the Marianjoy Rehabilitation...

2014-02-21 23:01:36

DuPage family lawyer Dion Davi joins the DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers to raise money and awareness for new Chicago area Ronald McDonald House. Wheaton, IL (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 DuPage family lawyer Dion U. Davi will take part in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Ronald McDonald House located on the Central DuPage Hospital campus on March 18. Davi will participate on behalf of the DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers. The DuPage Justinian Society of Lawyers has committed...


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