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November 18, 2018
Tom Gonzalez, Bridges of Hope Self-Healing Communities Project co-coordinator, explains a proactive approach to improving intergenerational health in the Brainerd lakes area with Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer by his side Nov. 5. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
They had an idea. Now, they're wondering if it will work. An innovative community, collaborative project is tackling childhood trauma.
20 hours 15 min ago
November 15, 2018
Essentia Health certified tobacco treatment specialist Janet Ellevold, a registered nurse at the Brainerd clinic, holds a carbon monoxide breathalyzer-type device used to help patients measure the carbon monoxide levels in the lungs. Submitted photo
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
November 15, 2018 - 3:00am
October 31, 2018
Parkinson's support group to meet in Brainerd
October 31, 2018 - 6:30am
October 29, 2018
Board members of The Pink Ribbon Cupboard are Kristin Larson (left), Kathy Buxton, Sue Beck and Marian Foehrenbacher. Submitted photo
Rockin' the pink: Pink Tie Party raises funds to support breast cancer patients
October 29, 2018 - 11:37am
3 things for better health - Oct. 29
October 29, 2018 - 9:00am
October 28, 2018
People bid on items in the silent auction during the 2014 Pink Tie Party, an annual event to raise support for breast cancer patients in the Brainerd lakes area. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Coming Monday: Think pink
October 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 27, 2018
Dr. Julie Olson is an internal medicine physician at Essentia Health St. Joseph's-Brainerd Clinic. Submitted photo
Essentia Health offers supportive, palliative care
October 27, 2018 - 9:00am
October 26, 2018
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Essentia Health leads nation in rollout of rapid 1-step strep and flu testing
October 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 25, 2018
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Good vaccine match, average flu season expected
October 25, 2018 - 6:00am
October 24, 2018
Free SAGE breast cancer screening offered Nov. 14
October 24, 2018 - 10:00am
October 22, 2018
Matter of Balance is an evidenced-based program that encourages attendees to look at their surroundings and their daily habits to create for themselves a safer environment to avoid falls. Photo illustration
Crow Wing Energized: Why Matter of Balance is important to me
October 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
Crow Wing Energized: Resilience is a key step for health
October 22, 2018 - 9:00am
October 21, 2018
Lakewood Health to host joint pain seminar
October 21, 2018 - 10:30am
October 20, 2018
Give blood to help cancer patients
October 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
Denise Aune sits at her home on Loon Lake in rural Pequot Lakes. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Survivor advises others to get 3D mammogram
October 20, 2018 - 4:00am