Cholesterol screening at Palos Township

Palos Township Health Service will hold a cholesterol screening on from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 21. A total cholesterol screening is $10 for residents and $15 for non-residents. This test tells only the total cholesterol value. Fasting is preferred. The Cholestech test tells the total value, the high density, the low density, the……

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Church Corner from 10-3-13

The United Methodist Women of the First United Methodist Church of Oak Lawn, 100th St. and Central Ave., are having their annual fall rummage sale which includes nearly new items from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday Oct. 3 and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday. Oct. 4th, 9 am to 1. For more……

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Benefits & Fundraisers from 10-3-13

The 12th annual Multiple Sclerosis Fundraiser — Raising Awareness takes place from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 2 at 114 Bourbon Street. All proceeds are donated to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society — Greater Illinois Chapter in Chicago. The event costs $30 and there will be a split the pot, raffle prizes and live……

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Church Corner from 9-12-13

  Salem United Church of Christ, 9717 S. Kostner Avenue, Oak Lawn, will hold its Annual Octoberfest at 6 p.m. September 28. Entertainment is planned along with a roast pork dinner with all the trimmings. Tickets are $13 for adults; $5 for children age 6 to 2; children 5 and under are free. If you have……

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Coffee in Moderation May Boost Health

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¥ Fri, May 12, 2006WASHINGTON (CNN) — Coffee can reduce risk for Type 2 diabetes WebMD also asserts that coffee contains chemicals that lower blood sugar, making heavy coffee drinkers{{more}} half as likely to get diabetes as light to non drinkers. 1-3 cups per day can reduce the risk for diabetes by single digits, but……

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The Billboard Music Awards

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The Billboard Music Awards — and the huge stars who are up for all of the honors — will be coming to everyone live from Las Vegas on May 22 on ABC. Billboard and Las Vegas are excited to give away the music trip of a lifetime: one lucky fan and a guest has not……

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