Learn recipes for Heart Health

Riverwood Healthcare Center is sponsoring an informal lunch and learn seminar for people concerned about heart health. A program called “Wholehearted Health: Recipes for a Healthy Lifestyle” will be held Tues., Feb. 11, 12:00 to 1:00 pm, at the Fireside Inn on Highway 65, one-half mile north of McGregor. Dr. Tim Arnold, Riverwood family physician, […]

Discover health benefits of mindfulness

Julie Anne Larkin, M.A., Mindfulness Coach 4-week class series on mindfulness at Riverwood, Aitkin We are living in an increasingly busy world. Often we are wrapped up in thoughts and feelings, constantly moving from one thing to the next without a moment’s peace. What would it take to help you enjoy living in the present […]

Hospital visitor restrictions due to flu outbreak

The first official week of the 2014 influenza season has arrived in full force and hospitals across Minnesota and Wisconsin are beginning to restrict visitors. Half of the hospitalizations reported to the Minnesota Department of Health have been in the Twin Cities area, but the Northeast and Aitkin areas are starting to see an increase […]

First 2014 baby at Riverwood arrives

It’s a boy! The first baby of the year, Aiden Kenneth Burns, was born to parents Ashley Torgerson and Alex Burns of Malmo on Jan. 7 at 12:55 a.m. at Riverwood Healthcare Center. Weighing 7 lbs., 7 oz., and 21 inches long, he was delivered by Dr. Michael Cady with Dr. Don Hughes as the […]