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Polly Browne, 54, a North Mankato, Minnesota resident and elementary education professor at Mankato-based Bethany Lutheran College, didn’t have symptoms, but she knew something wasn’t quite right with one of her breasts. An otherwise healthy person who had not long ago received a normal mammography report, Browne decided she needed to see her primary provider, Susan Laabs, M.D., Family Medicine.
Getting a sufficient amount of water in daily is a common struggle that I, and often others, have. In fact, not drinking enough water can become a difficult habit or pattern to break.
The next time you go to see your health care provider for an upper respiratory illness — a cough or cold — don't assume you'll get a prescription for an antibiotic. While antibiotics don't treat viral illnesses, you can use a these seven tips to help with recovery.
Using ankle braces to prevent ankle injuries is becoming more common, and I’m often asked by coaches, parents and athletes if wearing an ankle brace is worthwhile.
Hospice volunteer knitting group makes twiddle muffs for dementia patients.
Processed foods have been blamed for the national rise in obesity, high blood pressure and diabetes. But what exactly is a processed food, and is it really all that bad for you?
Erin Shadbolt, nursing director for Home Health & Hospice in northwest Wisconsin, shares her experience with Advanced Care Directives
Winter has snuck up on us, and everyone has begun to prepare for the cold, snow and ice. One thing we don’t always associate with winter weather is dry skin.
As soon as a child is not feeling well, parents begin to think of ways to alleviate symptoms and, ultimately, help their child’s symptoms resolve.
The vulva is made up of mucous membranes, several glands, and highly innervated and sensitive skin and hair follicles. This makes it one of the most anatomically and physiologically intricate body parts. Vulvar health is dependent on many aspects of a woman's health.
The holiday can be a difficult time for many, especially if you are dealing with unacknowledged grief.
This healthy chili mix makes a great gift and is an excellent way to expose children to a variety of spices, smells and colors. It’s also a great way to teach children healthy food preparation habits (wash hands before beginning), math and measurement.
Osteoporosis presentation scheduled in Red Wing.
In a free six-week workshop, learn about managing chronic conditions to maintain an active and fulfilling life.
Fairmont, New Prague, St. James, Springfield and Waseca now offer 24-hour behavioral health services via telemedicine
Behavioral health services via telemedicine are offered in the emergency department.
Bundle up your family for a free winter hike or snowshoe events to be held in multiple communities in the coming weeks.
Provider was named officer-in-charge of the 7405th Troop Medical Unit.
Patrick Baker is the recipient of the Pulmonary Health and Illness of the Lung (PHIL) Award.
People 18 and older who have diabetes, prediabetes or live with someone who has diabetes are invited.
Because there is no medication or treatment for norovirus, prevention of the illness is your best bet.
See which names topped the list of babies born at Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin.
Learn how physical therapy can alleviate lymphedema swelling on Tuesday, Jan.17.
Mayo Clinic Health System today announced the birth of the first baby of the New Year in its hospitals in Fairmont, Mankato and New Prague.