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November 21, 2017
Sledding injuries — such as broken arms, back injuries and concussions — are common at the The Urgency Room, according to Dr. Carolyn McClain. She recommends choosing snowy, not icy hills and to make sure the hill is free of obstacles like jumps, bumps, rocks, poles or trees before beginning sledding. Stock photo
Top dangers threatening to take the happy out of the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 7:59pm
November 9, 2017
T.J. Clausen, an emergency medicine nursing supervisor at Mayo Clinic Health System, participates in a
recent trauma simulation training held in Cannon Falls. Photo courtesy Mayo Clinic Health System
Simulation drill prepares Cannon Falls team for real life emergencies
November 9, 2017 - 8:45am
November 3, 2017
CARE Clinic volunteer Dr. Ed Ward (left) and development director Michaela Read pose with state Health Commissioner Dr. Edward Ehlinger Sept. 27, 2017, at the Community Health Conference in Breezy Point, Minn. The CARE Clinic received a certificate of recognition in the Community Health Awards for contributions to public health. Photo courtesy Michaela Read
CARE Clinic recognized at statewide Community Health Conference
November 3, 2017 - 8:45am
November 1, 2017
Amid uncertain future, MNsure sign-ups begin
November 1, 2017 - 9:40pm
Pam Roe and her family are active members at United Lutheran Church. She said the congregation's prayers and support were incredible along her breast cancer treatment journey this year. Samantha Bengs / RiverTown Multimedia
Cancer is educational, spiritual path for Pam Roe
November 1, 2017 - 11:13am
October 31, 2017
Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian
Eating the mediterranean way
October 31, 2017 - 5:24am
October 27, 2017
Minnesota Public Radio presenter John Moe speaks at the Make It OK Community Conversation at Stillwater Middle School on Oct. 12. Submitted photo
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 26, 2017
Rotarians (from left) Chris Blasius, Linda Yde, Gorden Hedahl, Heather Logelin and Terry McKay pose Oct. 19, 2017, outside Ezekiel Lutheran Church in River Falls, Wis. Rotary Clubs around the world observed End Polio Day held Oct. 24. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
This close: Rotary clubs observe World Polio Day as disease nears eradication
October 26, 2017 - 8:39pm
October 24, 2017
Assessment names top health issues in Goodhue County
October 24, 2017 - 9:40pm
October 13, 2017
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Q&A: It's flu season — here's what you need to know
October 13, 2017 - 7:08am
October 10, 2017
Dr. Lucy Kalanithi reads from her late husband's memoir "When Breath Becomes Air" as WDAY reporter Kevin Wallevand listens. Photo courtesy of Dennis Krull, 5foot20 Design / Special to Forum News Service
Simply dying: End-of-life expert offers comforting advice
October 10, 2017 - 6:49am
October 9, 2017
MNsure Executive Allison O'Toole. Don Davis / Forum News Service
MNSure CEO sys reinsurance is 'short-term fix'
October 9, 2017 - 9:23pm
October 5, 2017
From left to right: Glen Pomerantz, vice president and chief medical officer at Blue Cross Blue Shield, Michelle Leise, community engagement specialist, Jessica Seide, healthy communities specialitst at Goodhue County Health & Human Services, Scott Keefer, vice president of public affairs. Kit Murray / RiverTown Multimedia
Red Wing program awarded for wellness initiatives
October 5, 2017 - 7:21pm
September 28, 2017
Goodhue County Health and Human Services Deputy Director Mary Heckman poses with Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Ed Ehlinger at an award ceremony Sept. 27 in Breezy Point, Minn. Photo courtesy Goodhue County
County deputy health director receives distinguished service award
September 28, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 27, 2017
Health briefs: Yoga classes offered in Hastings; Telemedicine program comes to western Wis. hospitals
September 27, 2017 - 7:00pm
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