Firefighters from the Elgin Fire Department visited with sick children in Sherman’s Pediatric Unit on Christmas Day. One of the firefighters, Andy Zawada, was dressed up as Santa Claus and was raised to the windows of the sixth floor Pediatric Unit in the fire truck’s bucket!
Do you know why National Doctor’s Day is celebrated on March 30 every year? In 1842 on that day, a physician from Georgia named Crawford W. Long administered the first ether anesthetic for surgery. He gave the anesthetic to a patient, then removed his neck tumor. The man was amazed when he awoke with no [...]