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One in 6 adolescent or teen children experience a mental disorder each year. Being a preteen or teen girl can be especially challenging. Get 5 tips to positively impact mental health in a teen girl in your life.
Walking is a gentle, low-impact cardio exercise that can ease you into a higher level of fitness and health. Learn how walking can benefit you, and get five tips to get started.
The holiday season can be especially challenging if you are dealing with the death of someone close to you. Get ideas on seeking new perspectives, giving yourself permission to grieve and embracing the person's memory this season.
The holidays often bring times of joy, love and laughter, but it’s the busiest time of the year full of shopping, baking, preparing for parties and more. Rather than letting those demands raise your stress level, try some of these tips to help you enjoy the holidays and minimize that after-holiday rut.
Cancer can affect more than physical health. The emotional side can affect the ability to cope and stick to a treatment plan. Get 7 tips on how to improve your emotional well-being as a cancer patient or caregiver.
Christina Anderson and her fiancé, Brandon Jensen, were on their way to happily ever after when a CT scan revealed a tumor on Christina's brainstem.
Mary Klimp remembers the exact moment her life changed. It was when she received a call with the news that she had breast cancer. Then she made a surprising discovery.
If you smoke, today is a great day to quit. But, really, any day is a great day to quit. It's not easy, but is worth it because it lowers your chance of developing lung cancer. Learn about a screening tool designed to detect lung cancer at the earliest stages when it's more likely to be effectively treated.
Luna may not be a superhero but she's pretty close. Thanks to her warm brown eyes, big floppy ears and calming presence, she helps patients feel more comfortable and relaxed. Read about a day in the life of Luna.
Physical medicine and rehabilitation is the growing specialty that treats impairments affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, tendons or muscles. A physiatrist answers some FAQ.
With cold and flu season here, a local health care expert has some helpful updates and reminders for parents to be aware of, especially with the holidays approaching.
Janice Breien was anxious to get answers about her regular seizures. Enter her care team — ready to listen and provide solutions. With seizures under control, her zest for life has returned.
After careful review of patient volumes, ongoing staffing issues and regulatory concerns, Mayo Clinic Health System has made the difficult decision to close its hospital and Emergency Department in...
Mayo Clinic Health System is providing a safer, more convenient way to dispose of unused or expired prescriptions, and over-the-counter medicines.
This fall, Mayo Clinic Health System Family Birth Centers in Barron, Eau Claire and Menomonie are participating with the Click for Babies program.
Jonathan Zierdt Cancer Fund is partnering with Fairmont to benefit cancer patients in Fairmont and the surrounding communities.
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...
Two additional optometrists now see patients at the Eye Care Center in Eau Claire.
Exercise is a collaboration with Martin County Emergency Management, Fairmont Police.
Three additional optometrists now see patients at the Eye Care Center in Menomonie.
While breast cancer is still the most common cancer among women, technology is making the screening process easier than ever.
Patients needing same-day care can walk in, meet with a nurse and be directed to the appropriate care for their needs.
Leah Lindbeck, D.N.P., looks forward to establishing herself in the Cannon Falls community and getting to know her patients.
On the worst cramp days, ibuprofen doesn't always cut it. Find out which period pain remedies are backed by research to give you relief. https://mayocl.in/34hu0fV
Being a preteen or teen girl can be challenging and pressures from school, friends, sports, family, and other commitments can impact mental health. Unfortunately, 1 in 6 adolescent or teen children experience a mental disorder each year. Gather some tips to keep in mind when considering the mental health in an adolescent girl in your life. https://mayocl.in/35f85au
A new cardiac rehabilitation unit at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont opened this week, courtesy of a $250,000 grant from the Fairmont Community Hospital Foundation. http://bit.ly/35jr6c3 Story from the Fairmont Sentinel
Mayo Clinic Health System’s match day took place in both Albert Lea and Austin in hopes to collect funds for the Salvation Army in each community. Mayo Clinic Health System will donate $1,000 to both Salvation Army organizations. Story from the Albert Lea Tribune
Waseca Public Schools received a donation of $2,000 for a November 2019 Youth Frontiers Courage and Respect retreat that all eighth graders participated in. #SeasonofGiving http://bit.ly/2PhFFHe Story from Waseca County News
Gift of Warmth is a volunteer-based initiative to help make sure people are properly clothed to handle Minnesota winters. In its third year, Gift of Warmth has taken a steep jump in the amount of clothing items available at the fence for people to simply come and take what they need. http://bit.ly/38ypTzk Story from the Austin Daily Herald
Mayo Clinic Health System donated $1,000 towards the Mini Donut Foundation. The foundation is a nonprofit organization that raises money to promote the understanding and prevention of suicide. http://bit.ly/34gRRfy Story from WKBT News8000
Mayo Clinic Health System donated $9,000 to New Prague Area Schools for an outdoor fitness system at Falcon Ridge Elementary School. The school will use the funds to build a trail through a wooded area between Falcon Ridge and Trojan Stadium for use by physical education classes, as well as the general student population and public. http://bit.ly/2YGX0fW Story from Le Sueur County News: Le Sueur News-Herald
Butter is a dairy product, made from the milk or cream of a cow. Margarine is made from vegetable oil. They may look similar and may be used similarly for baking or cooking, but when it comes to heart health, that's where the similarities end. https://mayocl.in/2sjKbMi
Cutting back on alcohol? Making that goal into a reality means shifting your habits. Get the tips that'll help. https://mayocl.in/35fnuaP
A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association reports that being optimistic is good for your heart. https://mayocl.in/2rC6k8L
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RT @MayoClinic: Every week there is a new diet or weight loss program – but #obesity still remains a major health problem for 40% of Americ…
RT @mnecw: It might not look like much, but THIS, my friends is where dentistry and medicine intersect. Right here. In the clinic. The proc…
RT @news8news: Mayo Clinic Health System has stepped forward with a $1,000 donation towards the Mini Donut Foundation. https://t.co/zoTZkK0…
Gift of Warmth has big third year in Austin; drive helps clothe people during the winter: https://t.co/MUVcTVGE9s @austinherald
.@MayoClinicHS donates $9,000 to New Prague Schools for new wooded trail: https://t.co/SqXARC7Xyz @LSCountyNews
RT @MayoClinic: Q&A: I've heard that you shouldn't eat sweet fruits such as strawberries or blueberries if you have #diabetes. Is this true…
RT @MayoClinic: #MayoClinicMinute: A study in @JAMA_current reports that being #optimistic is good for your #heart. @RichaSoodMD agrees and…
RT @MayoClinic: #TuesdayTips: Cutting back on #alcohol? Making that goal into a reality means shifting your habits. Get the tips that'll he…
RT @MayoClinic: What is walking pneumonia? How is it different from regular pneumonia? Dr. Eric Olson provides answers: https://t.co/E6hGT…
Doctor explains the difference between "stomach flu" and #influenza: https://t.co/3yBUyNcWNc @news8news
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RT @MayoCancerCare: Your secret weapon during #CancerTreatment? #Exercise! Don't stop moving. Research confirms that exercising can help yo…