What’s Happening in the Community
If achy joints have you feeling like the Tin Man, don't just chalk it up to getting older. Those aches and pains could signal something more serious, but treatable. No oil required.
Searching for reliable information about taking supplements during pregnancy can be confusing. Read this Q&A for advice on those you should and shouldn't take.
Would you like to build resiliency skills with the children in your life? This program, designed to help build skills in a number of areas, is appropriate for all children, especially for those who have experienced adverse childhood experiences (ACEs).
Are you among the 60 million Americans who experience heartburn at least once a month? If left untreated, it can lead to Barrett's esophagus, which is associated with an increased risk for esophageal cancer. Learn about a screening option and tips for managing gastro reflux disease.
Nearly everyone deals with acne that can appear anywhere you have oil glands on your skin, including back, face, stomach or chest. Learn about some factors that can lead to the development of chest acne and what you can do to prevent or treat it.
The start of a new year is the perfect opportunity to begin a resolution to live healthier. It might include quitting smoking, reducing stress, working out more or a creating a weight loss goal. If you're not sure where to begin, try these tips.
Do you have plans to travel internationally? Be a smart traveler — learn about influenza before you go.
Winter is filled with fun outdoor sports that improve your health. But what happens when muscle and joint injuries occur? Learn about common injuries, and get prevention tips.
Even Santa Claus can use a little help. After two years of problems, Santa aka Ben Nolt got answers and healing from his expert neurosurgery team. Now, Santa is back in action and bringing joy to thousands of children this holiday season.
How a person feels mentally and emotionally can make or break their course of physical therapy. For Carl Hohman, the bond formed with his rehabilitation team helps keep his spirits high. Learn how a positive attitude can help you.
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.
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.
Kathy Schmidt is trying new adventures and, most importantly, participating in life again after bariatric surgery. Read about her new outlook on life.
A new lease on life doesn’t always demand the impossible. Sometimes it just requires a set of simple decisions combined with a dose of consistency. Mark Clausen gets a new lease on life after his heart surgery and some dedication in cardiac rehab.
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.
Mayo Clinic Health System
Implementing a collaborative care model in 2014 has led to a 4% decrease in admissions to the neonatal ICU and redu… https://t.co/x1XBpPwYNq
Mayo Clinic Health System
Some Mayo Clinic Health System locations have adjusted their hours due to inclement weather. Refer to this page oft… https://t.co/GVz7ismzLD
Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse uses certified nurse-midwives to assist in OB shortage:… https://t.co/46XadA3BBV
RT @MayoClinic: Spending a significant amount of time in and out of the #hospital, meeting with physicians and receiving treatments may lea…
RT @MayoClinic: There are proven ways to reduce the risk for disease and disability include not smoking, losing weight, getting exercise, &…
Emergency Department staff at @MayoClinicHS sharpen skills with training: https://t.co/8CTS9QaF6k via @WEAU13News
RT @MayoClinic: #MayoClinicMinute: The @US_FDA has approved a drug derived from #FishOil for some patients with elevated triglyceride level…
Dr. Sarah Suarez discusses your body and health after pregnancy in this House Call interview. http://bit.ly/2tjMeRJ News 8 Now / News 8000
Do you play outside? Long-term exposure to sun is a risk factor of skin cancer. Get your skin checked at upcoming free skin cancer screening. This event is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System and Gundersen Health System with additional support provided by the Garding Against Cancer initiative.
Implementing a collaborative care model in 2014 has led to a 4% decrease in admissions to the neonatal ICU and reduced the rate of cesarean section birth and vaginal operative deliveries at Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse, WI. http://bit.ly/376cspf Story from: MD Mag
Some Mayo Clinic Health System locations have adjusted their hours due to inclement weather, which also may affect programs or services offered. Refer to this page often, as conditions may change in your area. https://mayocl.in/363Tezk
Would you like to build resiliency skills with the children in your life? This program, designed to help build skills in a number of areas, is appropriate for all children, especially for those who have experienced adverse childhood experiences (ACEs). https://mayocl.in/30fTsSE
Searching for reliable information about taking supplements during pregnancy can be confusing. Read this Q&A for advice on those you should and shouldn't take. https://mayocl.in/2FTVeiS
Fewer doctors are pursuing careers in Obstetrics and estimates say there will be a shortage of 6,000 to 8,000 OB providers this year. As a result, Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse has created a collaborative care model with certified nurse-midwives. Since its inception in 2014, the model has been successful, resulting in shorter hospital stays for patients and less admissions to the ICU. http://bit.ly/38jEPAJ Story from WEAU 13 News
Hospitals around the country, including in our area, are on alert after RSV cases in young children see a surge in numbers. “As we screen infants for both RSV and Influenza, we’re seeing a lot of positive cases,” said Dr. Charlie Peters, a Pediatrician with Mayo Clinic Health System in Onalaska. “We’ve had to admit infants and small children to the hospital for care. It’s definitely among us, and we’re seeing it at an increasing rate.” http://bit.ly/2R2mVN4 Story from News 8 Now / News 8000