What’s New at SIH

Huck’s Ride for the Fund

June 30th, 2014:

One of southern Illinois’ most anticipated charity poker runs is coming back. Southern Illinois Healthcare and the Coach Kill Cancer Fund are pleased to welcome Martin and Bayley Corporation, the parent company of Huck’s convenience stores, as the corporate sponsor of Huck’s Ride for the Fund on Saturday, July 12. The poker run will begin… Read more

Losing his Ability to Breathe

June 6th, 2014:

Bradley Hagy was in a diving accident many years ago that left him paralyzed from the neck down. But he didn’t let anything slow him down. He was a full-time instructor at SIU. Then one day, he started having difficulty breathing out of his nose. He saw a specialist that diagnosed him with having a… Read more

What You Know About Carotid Artery Disease Could Save Your Life

May 30th, 2014:

Just like in your heart, blood vessels in the two carotid arteries in your neck can become narrowed by plaque buildup. Block the arteries to your heart, and you get a heart attack. Block the arteries to your brain, and you get a brain attack…aka stroke. The trick is to catch it before something drastic… Read more