What’s Happening in your Community

Get the latest on what’s happening in your community, including classes and events, news and social media.

Classes & Events

Eau Claire, WI
6–7:30 p.m.

Childbirth Education – Tuesdays

Prenatal & Parenting

Mankato, MN
6-8 p.m.
Mankato, MN
5:15-6:15 p.m.

Weight Management Information Meeting

Fitness & Weight Management

Eau Claire, WI
5:30-7 p.m.

Viniyoga for Health & Healing

Community Education

Red Wing, MN
Tuesdays, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Chetek, WI
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Rice Lake, WI
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Osseo, WI
7-8:30 a.m.
Glenwood City, WI
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Cameron, WI
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Barron, WI
7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Mondovi, WI
During clinic hours

From The Blog


Come on, get happy — and healthy — outside

You may not be able to hike the Appalachian Trail or climb Mount Everest this summer, but you still can take a walk on the wild side by seeking out trails and parks closer to home.

May 25, 2017

5, 4, 3, 2, 1: Countdown to make anxiety blast off

Everyone feels anxious now and then. But there are things you can do to minimize those feelings.

May 24, 2017

Lucky to be with us

When an infant suffers a stroke in utero, the effects of the stroke can impact the child for life. If treated promptly, the complications from a stroke can greatly be reduced. Read on to learn how one La Crosse family was able to get the immediate help their child needed.

May 24, 2017

When should a female start seeing a gynecologist?

With several choices in health care providers and specialties, determining who to see and when can be confusing. As an OB-GYN provider, one of the most common questions I hear from patients is, "What are the differences between the services offered by a gynecology provider versus a family medicine provider?"

Becky DeLuca CNP By Becky DeLuca May 23, 2017

Try some new fruits and veggies this summer

It’s hardly news that fruits and vegetables are good for you. The real news is why.

May 22, 2017

Thinking about getting pregnant? 5 things to think about first

Making healthy lifestyle choices before you conceive can decrease your risk of complications during pregnancy and increase the chances of having a healthy baby. Making changes now will benefit you and your baby in the future.

Cynthia Haugsdal NP By Cindy Haugsdal May 22, 2017

Protect your eyes from harmful light

Staring at digital screens often leads to tired eyes, blurred vision and headaches, but can also cause eye damage. Knowing the risks and how to safeguard your eyes from harmful blue light is important.

May 19, 2017

Helping people, changing lives: The 6 health benefits of volunteering

Volunteers make an immeasurable difference in the lives of others. Oftentimes, they perform with the core intention of helping others. But did you know that volunteering can benefit your own health as well?

May 18, 2017

Can carpal tunnel syndrome be treated without surgery?

I am often asked this question by patients suffering from the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. My response is, “Yes, it is possible if the condition is diagnosed early, and the symptoms aren’t severe.”

Guilherme Giusti, M.D. By Guilherme Giusti May 17, 2017

Mayo Clinic staff experiences collaborative care firsthand after stroke

The week after The Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, Dave Berg was feeling great. But he didn't realize he would soon be the beneficiary of coordinated care after having a stroke.

May 17, 2017

4 important questions about measles

Measles is a childhood viral infection that can almost always be prevented by a vaccine. The infection is very contagious and replicates in the nose and throat of an infected child or adult.

Julie Pace RNCNP By Julie Pace May 16, 2017

Healthy habits for families

As a mother of two toddlers, I often feel like I’m not able to keep up the healthy habits I’d like for myself and my family. Here are 12 ideas for incorporating healthy behaviors into family life.

Alyssa Baker By Alyssa Baker May 16, 2017

In The News

Grant awarded for Menomonie area student-athlete baseline concussion screening

Free ImPACT baseline concussion tests are available to student-athletes in the area.

May 26, 2017
Springfield Area Health Care Foundation awards six scholarships

Six scholarships were awarded to area high school students who plan to pursue post-secondary health care degrees and current post-secondary students from the area.

May 25, 2017
Ribbon cutting of new Express Care clinic in Austin Hy-Vee

Express Care opened early May, and a ribbon-cutting was held on May 24 to mark the occasion.

May 25, 2017
It’s time to Get Ready to Ramble

This free 9-week program prepares participants of all ages for the River City Ramble to be held on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017.

May 19, 2017
Free sports qualifying physicals at Health Reach Campus

Physicals are free to student athletes, grades sixth through 12th.

May 17, 2017
Free sports qualifying physicals offered in Austin

Free physicals are open to area school athletes, grades sixth through 12th.

May 17, 2017
Waseca hospice fundraiser set for June 1 at Pleasant Grove Pizza Farm

Event celebrates mission of, raises money for local hospice care.

May 16, 2017
Fairmont awards health career scholarships

Fairmont recently announced recipients of its 2017 Blanche Kindstrom Hospital Auxiliary Scholarships.

May 12, 2017
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare needs hospice volunteers

Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare is seeking compassionate and mature individuals who are able to provide social support and respite for adults who are facing terminal illnesses,...

May 12, 2017
Express Care opens in new Austin Hy-Vee

New clinic helps ensure patients get the right care when and where it is most convenient.

May 9, 2017
Centering Pregnancy: A new kind of prenatal appointment

The program takes the need for appointments with a provider and childbirth education classes and combines them into one.


May 8, 2017
Menomonie volunteer helps patients, visitors get where they need to go

Donna Sylte has been a volunteer since 2014 and says one of the greatest things about volunteering is meeting and helping people.

May 8, 2017


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