Centegra offers free lectures in June

CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System will host two free physician lectures in June. Community members are welcome to hear physicians speak about cancer prevention and back pain.

• Cancer prevention is more than wearing sunscreen and not smoking. Dr. Veerpal Singh, an independent oncologist on the medical staff at Centegra Health System, will discuss things individuals can do, or stop doing, in everyday life to prevent cancer. “The Possibilities in Cancer Prevention” will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Centegra Health Bridget Fitness Center-Huntley, 10450 Haligus Road. 

• The spine is called “the backbone” for good reason. Dr. David Shinherr, a chiropractor with Centegra Physician Care, and other clinicians from the Centegra Back and Spine Center as they discuss the comprehensive care and treatments available for the many spinal conditions that could be causing pain. “What is the Backbone of Your Pain?” will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 27 at Centegra Hospital-McHenry, Classrooms A and B, located at 4201 Medical Center Drive.

Space is limited. Register by calling 877-236-8347.