Early detection is
the best protection
If you are 50 or older, it’s time to get screened for colon cancer - earlier if you have family history of the disease. Don’t put off potentially life-saving testing. Schedule your colonoscopy today with the MIMIS surgeons at Riverwood Healthcare.
Our Rapid Recovery approach includes a caring, expert team of surgeons led by Dr. Erik Severson and Dr. Leo Chough, who use state-of-the-art, innovative techniques that offer patients faster healing and less pain.
Don’t put off potentially life-saving testing. If you are 50 or older, or have family history of the disease, schedule your colonoscopy today with the MIMIS surgeons at Riverwood Healthcare. Do it for you and for your family.
For those grieving the loss of a loved one, information and help is available at a grief support group to be held in Aitkin this spring. The 6-week grief group series will meet Thursdays from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., April 16, 23, 30 and May 7, 14 and 21 at Riverwood Healthcare Center, conference room E […]
Riverwood Healthcare will host a lunch and learn program on “Identifying and Managing Stress” on Tues., March 17, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Fireside Inn in McGregor. Join Janet Larson, family nurse practitioner and mental health specialist for Riverwood, to hear her explain what stress is and how it is unique to each individual. […]
At least one in four women—an astonishing 37 million women in the United States—suffer from pelvic dysfunction. This includes health conditions such as uterine fibroids, uterine prolapse or endometriosis—all of which may cause pelvic pain and discomfort. Learn more at a lunch and learn program called “Pain Down There: Solutions for Better Pelvic Health” on […]
Children in the United States still get vaccine-preventable diseases. For example, so far in 2015, more than 100 people across the country have been reported to have measles—a very contagious disease! Measles can spread through the air when individuals cough or sneeze. It is so contagious that if one person has it, 9 out of […]