What’s Happening in your Community

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Classes & Events

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Eau Claire, WI
10/18/2019
10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Music and Movement

Youth & Family Programs

Menomonie, WI
10/18/2019
10-10:30 a.m.

Enhance Fitness Class

Fitness & Weight Management

Eau Claire, WI
10/18/2019
7-8 a.m.
Barron, WI
10/18/2019
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Osseo, WI
10/18/2019
7-8:30 a.m.
Eau Claire, WI
10/18/2019
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Rice Lake, WI
10/18/2019
Glenwood City, WI
10/18/2019
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Elmwood, WI
10/18/2019
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Chetek, WI
10/18/2019
Weekdays during regular clinic hours
Mondovi, WI
10/18/2019
During clinic hours
Bloomer, WI
10/18/2019

From The Blog

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A doctor's warning about the dangers of vaping

Vaping first was said to be a safer alternative to smoking tobacco and eliminate the dangers of secondhand smoke. But that was wrong.

Graham King MD By Graham King October 17, 2019

Overcoming a genetic disorder, shyness and finding her place

Taylor Sturtz, a Project Search graduate, shares how she is handling a rare genetic disorder, overcoming shyness and finding her place.

October 17, 2019

11 tips for keeping safe during hunting season

For many, fall means hunting season, which can pose dangers and send hunters to the hospital or worse. Hunters should ensure they're educated about their surroundings and remember these 11 tips.

Eric Grube DO By Eric Grube October 15, 2019

Facts about flu

Flu season is quickly approaching, and it is something for which we all should prepare. Learn facts about the flu and how to decrease your risk of getting it.

Jeffrey Green MD By Jeffrey Green October 15, 2019

Is it safe for my kid to take supplements?

Dietary supplements are becoming more popular among young athletes with nearly 60% reporting regular use. But are they safe? Learn more about research and gather tips before giving supplements to your young athlete.

Andrew Jagim PhD By Andrew Jagim October 11, 2019

Quick recovery from kidney cancer with ablation therapy

Carol Adams is only half joking when she says she’s had worse root canals than the treatment she underwent recently to kill a cancerous mass on her kidney.

October 10, 2019

Are you at risk for an inguinal hernia?

Inguinal hernias are the most common type and can be quite painful. Learn who is most at risk of developing a hernia and how to prevent one.

Christopher Johnson, M.D. By Christopher Johnson October 7, 2019

5 nutrition tips for chronic kidney disease

A healthy diet is essential for everyone, but it's vital for people who have chronic kidney disease. Learn about the five things you need to watch for in your diet.

Kristi Wempen RDN By Kristi Wempen October 3, 2019

Oh, my aching head

Whether they're pounding, pulsing or piercing, headaches are a pain. Learn about the types of headaches, common treatments and prevention.

October 2, 2019

Back pain basics

The good news: back pain rarely is a sign of something serious. The bad news: Most of us will have back pain at some point. Learn the basics of back pain, how to get relief and when its time to worry.

October 1, 2019

Does your underwear have more than a small brown streak?

Does your underwear have more than a small brown streak? If you are experiencing rectal discomfort, learn about fecal incontinence tips. Most pelvic floor issues can be diagnosed and treated once identified as a concern.

Deepti Jacob, M.D. By Deepti Jacob September 30, 2019

Benign brain tumor discovered, removed — all in one week

David Lindner is back to a life rich in possibilities. Read about the whirlwind week in which he learned he had a brain tumor, underwent surgery to remove it and went home to recover.

September 27, 2019

In The News

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Eighth annual Lloyd and Ardis Peterson Cancer Symposium to be held Nov. 9

The symposium will provide information and insights on how to manage the fear of the unknown, and how to care for oneself while coping with life's changes.

October 15, 2019
Barron to expand birth center, pharmacy

The birth center project include four new rooms for moms and their families, and the pharmacy addition will include a new retail pharmacy and over-the-counter retail products, as well as an expanded i...

October 14, 2019
Flu vaccine available in Northwest Wisconsin

Patients can self-schedule a flu vaccination appointment through Patient Online Services or call for an appointment.

October 11, 2019
Additional optometrists see patients in Eau Claire

Two additional optometrists now see patients at the Eye Care Center in Eau Claire.

October 9, 2019
Women’s Morning of Well-Being Oct. 26 in Owatonna

Mayo Clinic experts will provide energizing and inspiring information for women of all ages.

October 7, 2019
Fairmont staff participating in active shooter training

Exercise is a collaboration with Martin County Emergency Management, Fairmont Police.

October 7, 2019
Technology making breast cancer screenings better, easier

While breast cancer is still the most common cancer among women, technology is making the screening process easier than ever.

October 3, 2019
Additional optometrists see patients in Menomonie

Three additional optometrists now see patients at the Eye Care Center in Menomonie.

October 3, 2019
Eau Claire expands Urgent Care services

Patients needing same-day care can walk in, meet with a nurse and be directed to the appropriate care for their needs.

October 2, 2019
New nurse practitioner joins Family Medicine team in Cannon Falls

Leah Lindbeck, D.N.P., looks forward to establishing herself in the Cannon Falls community and getting to know her patients.

October 1, 2019
Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing recognized for high-quality patient care

Awards are based on the results of a quality and accountability study that helps hospitals enhance patient care.

September 24, 2019
Flu vaccines offered by appointment in Southeast Minnesota

The best way to protect yourself and others from getting the flu is to get vaccinated each year.

September 23, 2019

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