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Free ImPACT baseline concussion tests are available to student-athletes in the area.
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.
Express Care opened early May, and a ribbon-cutting was held on May 24 to mark the occasion.
This free 9-week program prepares participants of all ages for the River City Ramble to be held on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017.
Physicals are free to student athletes, grades sixth through 12th.
Free physicals are open to area school athletes, grades sixth through 12th.
Event celebrates mission of, raises money for local hospice care.
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,...
Fairmont recently announced recipients of its 2017 Blanche Kindstrom Hospital Auxiliary Scholarships.
New clinic helps ensure patients get the right care when and where it is most convenient.
The program takes the need for appointments with a provider and childbirth education classes and combines them into one.
Donna Sylte has been a volunteer since 2014 and says one of the greatest things about volunteering is meeting and helping people.
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.
Everyone feels anxious now and then. But there are things you can do to minimize those feelings.
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.
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?"
It’s hardly news that fruits and vegetables are good for you. The real news is why.
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.
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.
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?
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.”
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.
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.
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.