Could Summer Fun Be Making You Sick? Article Image

Could Summer Fun Be Making You Sick?

Did you know swimming and playing in lakes, rivers, pools and other water can cause you to get sick?
Schwan's Boneless Chicken Bites Recalled For Misbranding, Undeclared Allergens Article Image

Schwan's Boneless Chicken Bites Recalled For Misbranding, Undeclared Allergens

743 pounds boneless chicken bites being recalled
Healthy Minute: 'Quitting Tobacco: You Can Do It!' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Quitting Tobacco: You Can Do It!'

You must be ready to face this challenge before you commit to quit
Wash Your Hands After Contact With Animals Article Image

Wash Your Hands After Contact With Animals

With fair season under way, remember the importance of washing your hands after contact with animals
Helping A Friend Or Loved One Who Is Experiencing Violence Article Image

Helping A Friend Or Loved One Who Is Experiencing Violence

If you or someone you know is experiencing violence, you are not alone!
Healthy Minute: 'Homelessness' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Homelessness'

Homelessness is a statewide issue, affecting every county in Wisconsin
Healthy Minute: 'Eat Right When Money's Tight' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Eat Right When Money's Tight'

Have you ever found yourself choosing between buying groceries and paying for medicine at the end of the month?
Healthy Minute: Sun Protection In The Car Article Image

Healthy Minute: Sun Protection In The Car

There are several ways to protect yourself in a car
Dr. Paul Tonkin Joins Hayward Area Memorial Hospital Article Image

Dr. Paul Tonkin Joins Hayward Area Memorial Hospital

“There is a clear need for urology services in our region"
Healthy Minute: Enjoy A Healthier Picnic All Summer Long Article Image

Healthy Minute: Enjoy A Healthier Picnic All Summer Long

Summer is finally here and you have things to do and places to go!
Healthy Minute: Sweet Tooth Article Image

Healthy Minute: Sweet Tooth

Do you have a nagging sweet tooth you’d like to curb? Well, you’re not alone!
Sleeping With Artificial Light At Night Associated With Weight Gain In Women Article Image

Sleeping With Artificial Light At Night Associated With Weight Gain In Women

Eliminating light while sleeping could reduce obesity
Healthy Minute: Prevent Elder Abuse Article Image

Healthy Minute: Prevent Elder Abuse

Betty is a 67-year-old woman and has spent the past 5 years in fear that her grandson will harm her
Fight The Bite! Take Action To Prevent Tick And Mosquito Bites Article Image

Fight The Bite! Take Action To Prevent Tick And Mosquito Bites

Statewide campaign to help everyone Fight the Bite and avoid tick and mosquito bites this season
Darin Gleason: Summer Days, Safe Days Article Image

Darin Gleason: Summer Days, Safe Days

This month's guest column from Darin Gleason, AODA Prevention Specialist
Healthy Minute: 'Tai Chi For Diabetes' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Tai Chi For Diabetes'

Webster Wellness is pleased to offer a program specifically designed by medical and tai chi experts
NIH Study Finds Heavily Processed Foods Cause Overeating And Weight Gain Article Image

NIH Study Finds Heavily Processed Foods Cause Overeating And Weight Gain

Duh!
Foodborne Illness Advisory: Del Monte Vegetable Trays Pose Potential Salmonella Risk Article Image

Foodborne Illness Advisory: Del Monte Vegetable Trays Pose Potential Salmonella Risk

3 from Wisconsin sick with salmonella after consuming Del Monte veggie trays from Kwik Trip
Healthy Minute: 'Make It Mediterranean' Article Image

Healthy Minute: 'Make It Mediterranean'

If you'd like your family to enjoy the healthful benefits of Mediterranean meals, these easy steps can help you get started
Washburn County Health Dept: 'Time To Vaccinate' Article Image

Washburn County Health Dept: 'Time To Vaccinate'

Measles is a serious disease that results in the death of 1 or 2 people out of every 1,000 cases
State Health Dept. Launches Campaign To Get More Wisconsin Children Immunized Article Image

State Health Dept. Launches Campaign To Get More Wisconsin Children Immunized

Targeted to parents of children 0-3 years old, and pregnant women
Spooner Health Completes Community Health Needs Assessment, Implementation Plan Article Image

Spooner Health Completes Community Health Needs Assessment, Implementation Plan

2018 Community Health Needs Assessment and 2019-2021 implementation plan
Americans Impacted By Hearing Loss Hits Record Numbers Article Image

Americans Impacted By Hearing Loss Hits Record Numbers

Professionals Recommend a Hearing Check During May’s National Better Hearing Month
May Is National Older Americans Month Article Image

May Is National Older Americans Month

Communities that encourages and embrace the contributions of older adults are stronger!