Area Health Systems Build for the Future

Several projects are underway at our region’s hospitals, with large investments fueling new buildings and renovations. Check in with the CEOs of these medical centers to find out how these projects bolster our regional economy and health care options.

Caring for Hearts

Find out how advancements in heart care are helping to save lives.

The Biggest Threats to Women’s Health

Your health isn’t something to ignore. Learn about some key threats to women’s health and how to prevent problematic conditions.

Surgery: Ancient Art, Modern Miracles

Surgery still can be scary for a patient, but with the major advancements that have happened over the past half-century, operations are now safer than ever before.

New Hope for Cancer Patients

Today, a cancer diagnosis holds less cause for fear. Continuous innovation in medicines, procedures and therapies gives fresh hope to patients that lives can be spared and lived to the fullest.

Working Together for Breast Cancer Patients

Did you know that breakthroughs in breast reconstruction surgery are happening right here in Rockford? Meet a team of doctors and engineers who are changing the lives of women with cancer.

OSF Expands Cancer Care Center

A new ally has stepped up in the fight against cancer. Peek inside OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center’s impressive new facility and see how its concentrated expertise enables better patient care.

Just Breathe: Advancing New Treatments for Lung Disease

With tens of millions of Americans suffering from cancer and other diseases to our airways, it’s essential to be aware of the causes and methods of prevention through common-sense lifestyle choices.

Geriatric Medicine: Getting Old Isn’t for Sissies

There’s plenty we can do to help our bodies feel their best at any age. Here are a few helpful hints from our area physicians.

OSF/Mayo Clinic Collaboration Yields Top Care

Joining part of a health care network, Rockford’s Saint Anthony Hospital is stepping up its ability to create a better patient experience.