Diabetes patient will educate peers on taking control
Terry Wiley, an A1C Champion, knows the challenges and obstacles to maintaining control of his diabetes.
St. Joseph’s Area Health Services Diabetes Support Group will host a free education program about diabetes self-management and lifestyle strategies. Wiley will share his A1C Champions Program training and personal journey living with diabetes at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 13 in St. Joseph’s lower level conference room A.
Posted Apr. 24, 2014
Free weight-loss education session set in Fargo
If you’re serious about weight loss and would like to learn more about surgical and non-surgical solutions, there will be a free, weight-loss informational session from 6-8 p.m. Monday, April 7 at the Ramada Plaza & Suites in Fargo, ND.
Posted Apr. 8, 2014
St. Joseph’s donates $2,000 to Kinship
St. Joseph’s Area Health Services Community Health recently donated $2,000 to Kinship of the Park Rapids Area in support of youth mentoring.
The gift was made possible by a Catholic Health Initiatives’ (CHI) Mission and Ministry Violence Prevention Grant. CHI, St. Joseph’s sponsoring partner, is committed to violence prevention and supports local efforts to create a culture of non-violence. The donation is a means to strengthen and build the capacity of Kinship efforts locally.
Posted Mar. 18, 2014
Seat belt use on the rise in northwest Minnesota
Seat belt use has steadily risen in the region according to a survey conducted by the Northwest Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths (TZD) regional program.
Hubbard County TZD Community Coalition learned of the promising statistics during a regular meeting recently.
From April 29 through May 3, 2013, seatbelt use for drivers and front seat occupants was 74.6 percent.
The rate is up from 65.8 percent in 2011 and 73.9 percent in 2012.
Posted Mar. 4, 2014
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