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May 25, 2017
A cure for procrastination: Surgeon combines diverse background in decision-making framework
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am
May 17, 2017
Angie Payden shows her 18-month sobriety chip that she received in February 2015. Payden struggled with sobriety for years, but she’s now four years sober. Submitted photo by Angie Payden.
Experience, strength and hope: Fight against alcoholism needs community support
May 17, 2017 - 8:00am
May 11, 2017
Andrea and Chad Hanson of Goodhue, Minn., have been married for nearly 10 years. She was his care assistant following a crash that left him paralyzed. Andrea’s recounting of their love story is featured in “Oola for Women: Find Balance in an Unbalanced World.” Photo courtesy of Andrea Hanson
Writing to inspire: Minnesota love story included in new book
May 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 21, 2017
Dr. Ed Ward
Health column: You don't want to see me unless you have to
April 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 3, 2017
Rep. John Nygren (left) and Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch (right) stand with Gov. Walker at the Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay. Nygren and Kleefisch are the co-heads of Walker's opioid abuse task force. (Photo courtesy of Rep. John Nygren's Office)
Lawmakers address heroin, meth epidemic in Wisconsin
March 3, 2017 - 9:01am
February 20, 2017
In 2015, 65 stakeholders met in the River Falls Public Library to discuss the 2017-2019 plan for Healthier Together. (Photo Courtesy of Heather Logelin)
Coalition to address alcohol abuse, obesity, mental health
February 20, 2017 - 8:00am
February 1, 2017
COLUMN: Are you getting reliable nutrition information?
February 1, 2017 - 11:17am
January 10, 2017
(From left) Loren Stapleton joined Brooke and Hallie Johnson and a lot of other folks at the 2016 the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in New Richmond. (Photo by Tom Lindfors)
Curing dementia the best solution
January 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 23, 2016
Obesity numbers up almost 9 percent in Wisconsin
December 23, 2016 - 8:08am
December 1, 2016
Tiffany Wesser (left) serves a meal to a resident at Preferred Senior Living in Ellsworth. Wesser has been at the facility for two years. She said she enjoys hearing the residents stories and thinks long-term care, especially elderly long-term care is a "great place for nurses to get experience." (Herald photo by Jalen Knuteson)
'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
December 1, 2016 - 4:02pm
Anna Schingledecker (left) and Mary Schramski work on a puzzle at Preferred Senior Living in Ellsworth. Schingledecker was working on a puzzle with a picture of a 10-point buck. In her hunting days she is proud to have shot a 12-pointer. (Herald photo by Jalen Knuteson)
'You get what you pay for' (part 3): Wages lead to staff shortages
December 1, 2016 - 2:31pm
November 29, 2016
Ruth Hartung, who has been working at Plum City Care Center for 41 years, looks out toward where the residents are eating at the facility. (Herald photo by Jalen Knuteson)
'You get what you pay for' (part 2): A 'Shining Star' in Plum City
November 29, 2016 - 1:47pm
November 11, 2016
Compassion, comfort and caring: Veteran finds friend in county nurse
November 11, 2016 - 10:12am
October 17, 2016
Local coats for kids program returns
October 17, 2016 - 10:01am
August 10, 2016
West Nile virus confirmed in Pierce County bird
August 10, 2016 - 4:40pm