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My purpose in writing is to express my concern regarding the recent news story on KSTP. As the current president of the Minnesota Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, as a professor who prepares teacher candidates in health and physical education, and as a concerned citiz...Read More
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An event designed to raise awareness of PANDAS will begin at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 at the Market Place Banquet and Conference Center, 16722 198th Ave., Big Lake. PANDAS is Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections. Guest speakers will be author ...Read More
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by Paul Rignell Contributing writer The Affordable Care Act that was passed by Congress, signed by President Barack Obama in 2010 and upheld by the Supreme Court in 2012, is now just months away from adding county case files to health and human service offices across Minnesota and the nation. Sherbu...Read More
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In comparison to counties throughout Minnesota, Sherburne County ranked 41 for health outcomes and 48 for health factors, according to the 2013 County Health Rankings report released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The list comes out...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Area School District will enter the world of online learning this fall through a smattering of high school health courses. These classes have been selected in part because of a successful pilot the past two school years that placed iPads in the hands of the health t...Read More
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District 728 Community Education is offering several health-related classes this spring. •American Heart Association CPR/AED: 6-10 p.m. Monday, April 15 at the Handke Center, 1170 Main St., Elk River. $65. •American Red Cross Standard First Aid: 6-10 p.m. Monday, April 22 at the Handke Center. $...Read More
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There’s still time to take some of the health and fitness classes being offered this winter through District 728 Community Education in Elk River. Among them are: •American Red Cross Standard First Aid, 6-10 p.m. Monday, March 4, at the Handke Center in Elk River. One session, $55. •Beginner Z...Read More
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(Editor’s note: The following column is by Dr. Julia H. Rowland. She is the director of the National Cancer Institute Office of Cancer Survivorship.) As more than 500 researchers, patient advocates, cancer care specialists, public health officials, and others gathered outside Washington, D.C., on ...Read More
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School’s out and kids are headed off to camp. Parents across the country are packing travel bags filled with swim goggles, sunscreen and other summertime necessities for their children, but one of the most important things parents need to keep in mind as their young ones head off to summer camp is...Read More
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District 728 Community Education in Elk River is offering a number of health and fitness classes this spring. Here is a sample: •American Heart Association CPR and AED (Automated External Defibrillators): 6-10 p.m. Monday, April 23, at the Handke Center. Fee: $65. •American Red Cross Standard Fi...Read More
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