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  • Tips and resources to help seniors stay safe this winter

  • Common types of cerebral palsy therapy include occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech therapy.

  • Pleural mesothelioma is a malignant cancer that develops in the pleura, the two layers of tissue that surround and protect the lungs.

  • A helpful guide to create an easier moving experience for seniors.

  • Did you know mesothelioma, a cancer caused by asbestos, kills 2,000-3,000 people every year? People who experienced exposure to asbestos as a young adult may discover they have a disease like mesothelioma many decades later as seniors. Since this deadly cancer doesn’t show symptoms until 20-50 years after exposure, it largely affects our seniors.

  • Although drinking alcohol is widely accepted in today's society, alcoholism can produce severe side effects, and even death. Learn the warning signs and potentially save a life.

  • The Simmons Cancer Institute at Southern Illinois University (SIU) is a community-based patient care, research, education and outreach program established to improve cancer care. Since 2010, The Simmons Cancer Institute has worked endlessly to support cancer research and help find a cure.