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Weather-related cancellation: Winona Community Health Clinic cancelled for Tuesday, March 5


Tue, Mar 5th, 2013
Posted in All Health & Wellness

The Winona Community Health Clinic, a free clinic providing preventive healthcare services for people who are uninsured and unable pay for healthcare, scheduled for today, Tuesday, March 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Winona Health has been cancelled due to the weather.



The next open date will be Tuesday, April 2, 4 – 8 p.m. at Winona Health on the second floor of the clinic, 859 Mankato Avenue. No appointment is necessary.



The goal of the Winona Community Health Clinic is to provide early prevention screenings and education to help individuals avoid more significant health risks and problems. Services are available to those who are uninsured who do not have the financial means to pay for healthcare services. Services are offered free of charge to qualified individuals ages two and up. The clinic is open the first Tuesday of every month from 4 to 8 p.m.



The Winona Community Health Clinic is provided through collaboration between Winona Health, Winona County Public Health and Winona State University.



During hours of operation, the Winona Community Health Clinic can be reached at 507.474.5644. For questions about the clinic during non-clinic hours, call Winona Health at 507.454.3650.



Controlling blood pressure prevents many health problems!

Fri, Feb 22nd, 2013
Posted in All Health & Wellness

Brenda Leigh Pohlman, MPH Blood pressure is the force of blood against the artery walls. It is often written or stated as two numbers. The first or top number represents the pressure when the heart contracts. This is called systolic pressure. The s ..... 
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Mabel Lions free pancake breakfast and health screening

Fri, Feb 22nd, 2013
Posted in Mabel Health & Wellness

The Mabel Lions will be hosting a free pancake breakfast Saturday, March 9 from 7:00 to 10:15 AM at the Mabel American Legion. The breakfast will consist of pancakes, sausage, applesauce, juice, coffee, and milk. FCPH and area health care profess ..... 
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Winona Health lifts visitor limitations

Wed, Feb 20th, 2013
Posted in All Health & Wellness

Winona Health’s visitor limitations have been lifted. The limitations, which were put in place to minimize patients’ and residents’ potential exposure to the influenza virus, went into effect at the hospital and Lake Winona, Adith Miller and R ..... 
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Controlling blood pressure prevents many health problems!

Fri, Feb 15th, 2013
Posted in All Health & Wellness

Brenda Leigh Pohlman, MPH Blood pressure is the force of blood against the artery walls. It is often written or stated as two numbers. The first or top number represents the pressure when the heart contracts. This is called systolic pressure. The s ..... 
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Earth Dance Farms

By Kirsten Zoellner

Fri, Feb 8th, 2013
Posted in Spring Valley Health & Wellness

Just under six miles north of Spring Valley, among the patchwork fields of our county, sits a small family farm rich in color, vision, and consequently, flavor. Founded in 2005, by Norm Gross and Laurie Nelsen, Earth Dance Farms is a sustainable CSA ..... 
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The Biggest Loser challenge has begun

Fri, Feb 8th, 2013
Posted in Lanesboro Health & Wellness

Coffee Street Fitness & Dance of Lanesboro, Minn. has begun its Biggest Loser Challenge as of Monday, January 7, 2013, and will continue until June 2013. The program was initiated by Melinda Coscarelli Lutes, owner of Coffee Street Fitness & Dance o ..... 
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Taking back her life

Fri, Feb 8th, 2013
Posted in Chatfield Health & Wellness

Brandy Allen found out she had Crohn’s Disease in 2008, but she had been suffering long before then. She had been experiencing crippling stomach pains and had been in and out of emergency rooms and hospitals. “It felt like somebody was stabbi ..... 
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Eat for Equity feast coming to Lanesboro

Fri, Feb 1st, 2013
Posted in Lanesboro Health & Wellness

By Lori Slindee Eat for Equity, Lanesboro Local, and the Lanesboro Arts Center are coming together for a delightful evening of food and celebration. Eat for Equity is returning on Saturday, February 16 to put on a delicious dinner, locally grown an ..... 
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