Healthy recipes available at local grocery stores

Those looking to improve their diet with healthy meals have a new resource. In mid-June, Riverwood Healthcare began placing healthy recipe flyers in two local grocery stores—Paulbeck’s County Market in Aitkin and Ukura’s Big Dollar Store in McGregor. The featured recipe for June-July is Coconut-Lime Turkey Skewers a great choice for summer grilling. This is […]

Riverwood welcomes internal medicine physician assistant

Riverwood Healthcare Center welcomes Faith Nyberg, physician assistant, to its medical staff. Nyberg has over nine years of physician assistant experience, including three years with Minnesota Gastroenterology and the past six years with Essentia Heart and Vascular in Duluth. “Faith is working in Internal Medicine alongside Dr. Joselito Burgos and Dr. Sweety Prethish in a […]

Learn how to prevent diabetes

For those who have been diagnosed with pre-diabetes or who are at risk for developing the disease, learning and adopting healthy behaviors can help prevent diabetes. Riverwood offers a national prevention program called I CAN Prevent Diabetes. This community-based, lifestyle change program offers diabetes prevention education for people with pre-diabetes or who are at risk […]

Learn about reflux and heartburn relief

Are you or someone you know suffering from heartburn or reflux disease? If so, there’s good news about the treatment options available locally. Learn more at a Solutions for Reflux and Heartburn program on Tues., June 23, 12 to1 p.m. at Riverwood Healthcare Center, room C & D, Aitkin. Hear from Dr. Tim LeMieur, reflux […]