The Body Shop Fitness Centers Offering Free Gym Access In February Article Image

The Body Shop Fitness Centers Offering Free Gym Access In February

Free usage of gym every Tuesday in February during staffed hours.
February Is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Article Image

February Is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

What can you do to help prevent teen dating abuse?
Healthy Minute: 'Nutrition Facts Label Changes 2020' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Nutrition Facts Label Changes 2020'

Manufacturers with $10 million or more in annual sales were required to switch to a new (updated) label.
'Presidents Day Sale' - This Week's Great Deals From Schmitz's Economart Article Image

'Presidents Day Sale' - This Week's Great Deals From Schmitz's Economart Ad

Prices Effective from 2/17/20 thru 2/23/20
Gov. Evers' Statement On 2019 Novel Coronavirus Article Image

Gov. Evers' Statement On 2019 Novel Coronavirus

In response to the first case of the 2019 novel coronavirus in Wisconsin, Governor Evers issued the following statement
DHS Confirm First Case Of Coronavirus In Wisconsin Article Image

DHS Confirm First Case Of Coronavirus In Wisconsin

Risk to Wisconsin Public Remains Low
Healthy Minute: Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Article Image

Healthy Minute: Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Dating violence is no longer constrained to person to person abuse.
State Health Agency Responds To The 2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak Article Image

State Health Agency Responds To The 2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services announced testing is in process for five people in our state
The Dangers Of Carbon Monoxide Article Image

The Dangers Of Carbon Monoxide

Washburn County has one of the highest incidence rates of CO poisoning in the state.
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...
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