Sleeping poorly can do more than make you tired. It can kill. Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common of several types of apnea — the momentary cessation of breathing during sleep. It affects about 1 in 4 middle-aged men and 1 in 10 middle-aged women. http://mayocl.in/2nWgaND
February is National Cancer Prevention Month, which makes it a good time to learn about what you can do to reduce your risk of developing cancer. It's well-acce...pted that your chances of developing cancer are affected by the lifestyle choices you make. Consider these seven cancer prevention tips.
Kenzie Smith of La Crosse, Wisconsin was in the car with her grandma Donna Bryan when the she began feeling short of breath. Kenzie's quick thinking helped save her grandmother's life.
Grab the tissues... this La Crosse second-grader's 911 call to help save her grandmother is so sweet.
Stress is something that just about everyone knows well and experiences often. It's that feeling of pressure, typically a result of too much to do and too little time to do it in. Anxiety is a tense feeling that often accompanies stress. It's typically directed toward the future — toward something that may happen soon. http://mayocl.in/2nAYDtg
The American Heart Association has designated today as National Wear Red Day® to bring attention to heart disease and increase women’s awareness about their risk for heart disease and stroke. How do you live a heart-healthy lifestyle? http://mayocl.in/2DERnaG
Enjoy a free evening with healthy treats, music and prizes. Hear women share their heart care stories and answer audience questions along with our medical experts.
Robert Wiechmann, M.D., and Gloria Krueger, P.A.-C., in Cardiovascular Surgery, Andrew Calvin, M.D., Cardiology, and three patients will be panelists with Judy Clark, WEAU 13 news anchor, as emcee for the evening.
Mayo Clinic Health System Auditorium...
1221 Whipple St., Eau Claire, WI 54701
Free parking in ramp.
Holidays can be particularly difficult, but adopting a healthy eating mindset is important throughout the entire year. Read on for tips on how to improve your approach to balanced, mindful nutrition.
Registration for the 2018 Half Moon Dragon Boat Festival in Eau Claire, WI, opens March 1! Don't be "dragon" your tail -- keep up with the latest on the event by following the Half Moon Dragon Boat Festival Facebook page. There, you'll get all the news, videos, tips and other information leading up to the event. Paddle on, dudes (and dudettes)!
Registration Opens March 1st! Are you ready to Dragon?