Category - Women’s Services

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Having a Baby and Emotional Health
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Mammograms are More Important than Ever
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Palos Park Woman to Join Thousands this Mother’s Day in the Fight Against Breast Cancer After Undergoing Cancer Treatment at Little Company of Mary Hospital
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Little Company of Mary now offers Reflexology and Foot Detox Services
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Yoga and You
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More Benefits of Breastfeeding Revealed
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Celebrate the Heart of Women: The Resilient Heart
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Holds Holiday Remembrance Service In Cherished Angel Garden For Families Who Have Experienced The Loss Of A Baby
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Chicago Woman Living Every Day to the Fullest after Successful Breast Cancer Treatment at Little Company of Mary
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Held its Annual Remembrance Service for Families Who Have Experienced The Loss of a Baby

Mammograms are More Important than Ever

Recent research suggests that breast cancer isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. In fact, it looks like the number of cases may increase 40 percent by the year 2030. Fortunately, the types of breast cancer that researchers see becoming more prevalent are very treatable, and the patterns they have discovered will help inform smarter screening and…

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Palos Park Woman to Join Thousands this Mother’s Day in the Fight Against Breast Cancer After Undergoing Cancer Treatment at Little Company of Mary Hospital

Lori Smith, 66, grew up on Chicago’s West Side, attending Notre Dame School for Girls and Jones Commercial High School. On November 24, 1973, Lori married Jim Smith, a Southsider. From this union, they have three daughters and five grandchildren. The only real “battle” they had in their family was Chicago Cubs or Chicago White…

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Little Company of Mary now offers Reflexology and Foot Detox Services

Reflexology is a holistic therapy known to increase blood flow, offer pain relief, reduce stress and bring the body into balance. Foot Detox provides a thorough and efficient way to cleanse and purify the whole body from toxins. Detoxification can help maintain health and help avoid disease. Our Reflexologist is in the center on Mondays…

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Yoga and You

Yoga is anything but a trend. For more than 5,000 years, people from diverse cultures have practiced yoga — often as a pathway to spiritual enlightenment. In recent decades, it has gained followers who appreciate it as a full-body workout that combines physical poses, breathing exercises, relaxation and meditation. A Healthy Part of a Fitness…

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More Benefits of Breastfeeding Revealed

Many new mothers try breastfeeding their newborn children and recent statistics confirm this. Nationally in recent years, about 74 percent of infants were breastfed for some period of time, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Comparatively, in 1999 about 68 percent of U.S. infants were ever breastfed, and in 1971 only…

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Celebrate the Heart of Women: The Resilient Heart

Resilience is an ability to help cope with challenges in life. Joan Murphy, R.N., Ph.D., will share insights into how to promote the attitudes and behaviors that support resilience for women in today’s busy world. Join us in your favorite red outfit or accessory for this LCMH signature event! We will begin celebrating with a…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Holds Holiday Remembrance Service In Cherished Angel Garden For Families Who Have Experienced The Loss Of A Baby

Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers (LCMH) hosted their Annual Holiday Remembrance Service in honor of babies who have left the earth too soon.  The ceremony took place on Thursday, December 6th, in the Cherished Angel Garden, directly north of the Hospital. “We felt there was a strong need to find a…

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Chicago Woman Living Every Day to the Fullest after Successful Breast Cancer Treatment at Little Company of Mary

Quantas Rivers celebrated her 41st birthday on October 6. This year, she had plenty to celebrate with her big family – including her mom, three sisters, one brother, and three sons. In June of 2017, Rivers started to become concerned over some abnormalities in her breast, such as skin changes and swelling, so she made…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Held its Annual Remembrance Service for Families Who Have Experienced The Loss of a Baby

The unexpected death of a baby leaves parents with such deep heartache and sorrow. The invitation for caring, support and guidance during this difficult time of mourning is so invaluable to healing and is being offered by The Family Birth Center at Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH). The LCMH Perinatal Loss Committee hosted their…

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