Healthy Minute: 'Brush. Floss. Rinse. Chew' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Brush. Floss. Rinse. Chew'

Brush twice a day. Floss regularly. Rinse with mouthwash. Chew sugar-free gum after meals.
Compassion In The Face Of Cancer Article Image

Compassion In The Face Of Cancer

Gale’s cancer story begins like a lot of people...
'Cold Days - Hot Deals!' - This Week's Great Deals From Schmitz's Economart Article Image

'Cold Days - Hot Deals!' - This Week's Great Deals From Schmitz's Economart Ad

Prices Effective from 1/13/20 thru 1/19/20
Alcohol-Related Deaths Increasing In The United States Article Image

Alcohol-Related Deaths Increasing In The United States

Nearly 1 million people died from alcohol-related causes between 1999 and 2017
Healthy Minute: 'E-Cigarettes And Vapes And JUULs, Oh My!' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'E-Cigarettes And Vapes And JUULs, Oh My!'

This week's submitted Healthy Minute article from healthyburnett.org
With Hospitalizations On The Rise, DHS Wants To Avoid A More Deadly Flu Season Article Image

With Hospitalizations On The Rise, DHS Wants To Avoid A More Deadly Flu Season

Residents encouraged to get flu shots.
Can Diet And Exercise Prevent Dementia? Article Image

Can Diet And Exercise Prevent Dementia?

1 in 3 Dementia cases could be prevented through lifestyle and social changes, new review suggests.
Scholarship Opportunity Available For Students Going Into A Health-Related Field Article Image

Scholarship Opportunity Available For Students Going Into A Health-Related Field

Scholarship opportunity for local students going into a health-related field.
Healthy Minute: 'New Year. New You' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'New Year. New You'

10 recommendations to help you make the most impactful, long-lasting improvements to your health in 2020
Healthy Minute: Getting A Good Night’s Sleep Article Image

Healthy Minute: Getting A Good Night’s Sleep

What’s the magic number when it comes to how much sleep you need each night?
Healthy Minute: Seasonal Affective Disorder Article Image

Healthy Minute: Seasonal Affective Disorder

Some people will often brush symptoms off as 'winter blues' however this is a diagnosable disorder that can be treated
Have A Safe And Healthy Holiday Season Article Image

Have A Safe And Healthy Holiday Season

The Washburn County Health Dept wants to help you stay safe and healthy with some tips to keep in mind during the festivities
More Students, Schools Have Access To Fresh Produce In Wisconsin Than Ever Article Image

More Students, Schools Have Access To Fresh Produce In Wisconsin Than Ever

Program now serves 71,516 students and 202 schools
Healthy Minute: On A Tight Budget Article Image

Healthy Minute: On A Tight Budget

A checklist of some things to consider saving money
Healthy Minute: 'Diabetes: A Growing Concern' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Diabetes: A Growing Concern'

'Moral of the story, do not believe in the full power of medication'
Remember Loved Ones At The 29th Annual Love Light Tree Ceremony Article Image

Remember Loved Ones At The 29th Annual Love Light Tree Ceremony

Volunteer Partners of Spooner Health will hold ceremony on December 9
Healthy Minute: Homelessness Article Image

Healthy Minute: Homelessness

Faith House provided almost 2,000 nights of peaceful sleep to the homeless in Burnett County
Local Vape Shop Owner Speaks Out On Proposed Flavor Ban Article Image

Local Vape Shop Owner Speaks Out On Proposed Flavor Ban

"The Reality Behind The Flavor Ban"
Healthy Minute: When Money Is Tight Article Image

Healthy Minute: When Money Is Tight

Everyone has a budget these days, especially with the rising cost of food, products and services
4 Healthy Habits That Can Help Keep You Sober Article Image

4 Healthy Habits That Can Help Keep You Sober

Healthy habits that can help you maintain your trajectory down the straight and narrow
Free Flu Vaccine For Children Article Image

Free Flu Vaccine For Children

Barron County Public Health will give free flu vaccinations to kids on Tuesday, November 5th
Healthy Minute: Living Drug Free Article Image

Healthy Minute: Living Drug Free

Red Ribbon Week raises awareness of drug use
Wisconsin Addiction Recovery Helpline Marks One Year Of Service Article Image

Wisconsin Addiction Recovery Helpline Marks One Year Of Service

Hotline connects callers to substance use treatment and recovery options
Healthy Minute: Marijuana Myths Article Image

Healthy Minute: Marijuana Myths

While medical use may show promise for issues like epilepsy and chronic pain, is marijuana safe?