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September 23, 2017
Westfields cardiac rehab program receives certification; Mesothelioma Awareness Day is Sept. 26: Health briefs
September 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 19, 2017
Leading this year’s campaign as its first-ever family Campaign Chairs was Brian and Katie Elwood with their children Michael, Evelyn and Matthew. Photo courtesy of United Way St. Croix Valley
United Way kicks off 2017 'We Fight for Strong Communities' campaign
September 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
September 13, 2017
Head injuries and fall sports: How to protect young athletes
September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
August 31, 2017
Stacey Zell, RT is coordinator of the Sleep Center at Northfield Hospital. Photo courtesy Northfield Hospital & Clinics
Start the school year right with 'healthy sleep'
August 31, 2017 - 9:00pm
Upcoming classes in Hudson; tobacco still a problem in St. Croix County: Health briefs
August 31, 2017 - 10:00am
Give blood, get a haircut
August 31, 2017 - 6:00am
August 30, 2017
Elin Aldrich, senior program coordinator for Journey to Freedom at the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
Q&A: Learn about Journey to Freedom program coming to Hudson YMCA
August 30, 2017 - 1:11pm
Living communities also feature well-equipped contemporary communal kitchens. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
St. Croix County Health Center remodel completed
August 30, 2017 - 5:00am
August 24, 2017
A back-to-school checkup can help identify physical and mental health problems before they affect academics. Stock photo
What to include in a back-to-school wellness checklist
August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2017
A group of administrators and executive directors from across the state gathered to discuss current health care issues pertinent to their respective facilities with U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson in Marshfield Monday, Aug. 14. Topics included Medicaid, health care reform, and a public hearing for which Johnson said he would fly a few administrators to Washington D.C.

Photo courtesy of Kevin Larson
A never ending death spiral: SV Health & Rehab faces closure
August 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
August 12, 2017
Barb Rivard relapsed three times between January and May this year. The prospect of hope and promise of a high percentage of success (better than 80 percent of patients experience some degree of success halting the disease’s progression and better yet, reversing their disability) was all very encouraging, still it was Mexico and so far it was just words. Tom Lindfors /RiverTown Multimedia
The power of hope
August 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
July 20, 2017
Prescott guard Nick Simon shoots a 3-pointer during warmups for the WIAA Division 3 state semifinal against Lake Mills Thursday, March 16. Simon played football, basketball, and baseball in high school. He was diagnosed with Type-1 diabetes in May of his senior year. Jalen Knuteson / RiverTown Multimedia
'The signs were all there': Teen speaks out about diabetes diagnosis
July 20, 2017 - 9:00am
July 12, 2017
American Red Cross collections staff member Cherrelle Simon collects a blood donation from Clint Kraft. Clint says that he gives blood because his wife suffers from a rare disease. Amanda Romney / American Red Cross
Red Cross faces critical blood shortage
July 12, 2017 - 8:08am
July 4, 2017
Randy Calleja, of the Tavern League of Wisconsin, (left) presents a check for $500 to Jackie Waalen, chair for the Walk to End Alzheimer's event. All proceeds for the Walk to End Alzheimer's help families in western Wisconsin counties find resources, support and enhance efforts for research. This donation of $500 for the Walk to End Alzheimer's will be matched by Wisconsin Tavern League Foundation. The hope is for a future free from Alzheimer's. Photo submitted by Jackie Waalen
Matching funds for the Walk to End Alzheimer's
July 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 3, 2017
A participant at a Second Wind Dreams Dementia Tour attempts to sort clothes wearing headphones to amplify background noises, glasses to reduce visibility and gloves to simulate the added difficulties associated with aging.
Photo courtesy of Second Wind Dreams
A glimpse into their lives: living with dementia
July 3, 2017 - 7:00am