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Members of the Fairmont community are invited to help celebrate the career of Sam Meals, M.D., obstetrician and gynecologist, during a retirement open house Dec. 20 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Harve...
Cathleen LaLonde, Ph.D., to practice at Fairmont hospital.
Volunteers from Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin will ring bells for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign on Dec. 10.
Join the Auxiliary for a Meet and Greet Reception on Thursday, Dec. 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Lower Level Rotunda.
Technology allows radiologists to see breast scans, reduce false positives, and increase cancer detection.
Kevin Dirksen, nurse practitioner to practice at Fairmont hospital.
Professional and Community Center staff and services relocate to Seminary Professional Building in Red Wing
Beginning Monday, December 10, patient care services currently offered at the Professional and Community Center will be open for business in their new home.
Four Mayo Clinic hospitals in Arizona, Florida, Minnesota and Wisconsin will be honored with Press Ganey’s 2018 Guardian and Pinnacle of Excellence Awards.
Manish Sharma, M.B.B.S. sees patients every third week for neurosurgery services.
Donn Dexter, M.D., received the award from University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation for his comprehensive leadership and clinical work to support organ donation.
The new clinic space will be home to the Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) and Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Departments.
Belle Plaine will discontinue its Express Care service in Coborn’s grocery store Dec. 31 and emphasize its Family Medicine practice for same-day health care needs in 2019.
With the fast pace of work and home, and being constantly inundated with technology and still wanting to have time to connect with those around us, our lives can feel overwhelming and stressful at times. Manage how you live with these five tips to feel less stressed.
Do vaccines really work? How do you know, and who is protected? Find answers to these questions and more.
Care teams collaborate on your care to deliver it with improved experiences and outcomes in a way that also reduces costs. Read FAQ about how a care team can benefit you.
For over a decade, Ann Statz endured substantial knee pain that restricted her activity. Her weight kept surgery out of reach. Learn how determination helped her overcome that hurdle.
This time of year marks the beginning of what often is referred to as “national eating season” — the time between Halloween and New Year’s Day. You can stay in control. Here's how.
Whether you’re starting a new exercise program, trying to eat healthier or find some time for yourself, setting a SMART goal positions you for success
Fitting a workout into a busy schedule can be hard. Luckily, you do not need to spend hours at the gym each day to improve your health. In fact, you can get a great workout in just 15 minutes.
When you pay attention to what you are eating and how you eat, it can not only improve your health, but also your mind.
When James Tembrock, 73, of St. Cloud, Minnesota, learned he would need heart valve surgery, he says he never dreamed his search for a less-invasive option would lead him to Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
With the impending start to the holiday season, it’s easy to get caught up in the stress and chaos that accompany the time of the year. Instead of planning to de-stress from the inevitable, try to embrace the hectic holidays by prepping for a busy holiday season.
The best way to prevent the spread of germs that can cause influenza and other infections is by washing your hands. Here are a few tips to clean up your hand-washing skills.
Children often are referred to as the forgotten or invisible grievers. While we may not always see a child’s grief on the outside, it is there.