Barrington Health: El Salvador Teens Receive Life-Changing Heart Surgery at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

Barrington Health: El Salvador Teens Receive Life-Changing Heart Surgery at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

 Something to be thankful for? Twice a year, Chicagoland cardiologists change the lives of Latin American teenagers forever. Through a charity program, Healing the Children, young men and women from El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua and Jamaica have traveled for the first time out of their home countries to receive life-changing procedures at the Advocate Heart Institute at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington. Two teenagers recently became the charity program’s 29th and … Read more…

346. Barrington Health: The Health Benefits of Cranberries

346. Barrington Health: The Health Benefits of Cranberries

 Canned, raw, dried, as a sauce or even as a drink – cranberries come in many different forms, and as the holidays approach, cranberries have become a dinnertime staple for many families. Cranberries are often called a “superfruit” due to their high nutrient and antioxidant content. They also offer natural remedies for treating various health conditions. Studies have found them to be effective in: Treating urinary tract … Read more…