Elmhurst Memorial Hospital

155 E. Brush Hill Road, Elmhurst IL

Start Out the New Year Right: Understanding How to Navigate Your Insurance 

Wednesday, January 18 1:00-2:00pm Registration Required

Willow Room on lower level of Cancer Center

Contact Kelli Mitchell at 630.654.5197 or

You've selected your insurance for the new year.  Now learn how to advocate for yourself and leverage your resources.  Learn how to accurately determine the level of your insurance coverage, best practices for speaking to and to and corresponding with carriers, what to do if a claim is denied and ways of dealing with specialized treatments and drug regimes.  Bring a recent Explanation of Benefits and/or medical bill and let our expert walk you through it.   

Cooking Demonstration/Discussion

Wednesday, February 22 1:00-2:30pm Registration Required 

Elm Room on lower level of Cancer Center

Contact Kelli Mitchell at 630.654.5197 or

Join us for this hands-on cooking demonstration, where we'll try samples and share recipes.  As part of our integrative approach, Wellness House provides practical nutrition  tips to help participants choose the best foods for a healthier diet to aid in their cancer recovery and sustain a healthy lifestyle.  

Food Choices During Cancer   

Wednesday, March 29, 1:00-2:30pm Registration Required

Elm Room on lover level of Cancer Center

Contact Kelli Mitchell at 630.654.5197 or

This workshop is designed for individuals undergoing or about to begin any type of cancer treatment.  We'll focus on nutrition and lifestyle strategies to minimize and prevent the following side effects: low appetite or excessive weight loss, taste changes or lack of taste, nausea and vomiting, diarrhea and constipation, dry/sore mouth or throat and thick saliva.    

DuPage Medical Group

Lisle Medical Office Building

430 Warrenville Road, Lisle IL

3rd floor conference room

Spread the Love!

Fridays, February 3 & 10, 11:00am-1:00pm  Registration Required 

Contact Kelli Mitchell at 630.654.5197 or

Come and create your own valentines-a fun and easy way to celebrate your dearest!  





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Wellness House 131 N. County Line Road Hinsdale, IL 60521   Phone: (630) 323-5150   Fax: (630) 654-5345
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m., Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
Copyright 2012 Wellness House, All Rights Reserved Wellness House is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

Wellness House Program Sponsors:

Bear Necessities
Chicago Board of Trade
The Coleman Foundation
The Donald P. and Byrd M. Kelly Foundation
The Greer Foundation
The Grover Hermann Foundation
Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation
The Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation
The Perlman Family Foundation