Breast cancer screenings plus pampering

WE HAVE FILLED ALL APPOINTMENTS but the Sage program is available year-round to help pay for breast and cervical cancer screenings for women 40 to 64 without health insurance or high deductible plans. Riverwood Healthcare Center is sponsoring a special breast cancer screening with spa-like services on Wed., Oct. 21, 3 to 7 p.m. at the hospital […]

Riverwood Gala to raise funds for reflux care

Enjoy an evening of fine dining and entertainment to support continued delivery of advanced medical care delivered right here in Aitkin and surrounding communities. Join Riverwood Healthcare for its annual Riverwood Gala on Saturday, September 26, at the 40 Club Convention Center in Aitkin. This event, which begins at 5:30 p.m., will feature fine dining […]

Donor challenges Riverwood supporters with matching gift

Goal to raise $100,000 for advanced reflux care An anonymous donor couple from the Aitkin area is challenging Riverwood Healthcare Center supporters with a $50,000 one-to-one matching gift for the advanced treatment of heartburn and reflux. The gift comes just in time for the 2015 Riverwood Gala on Sept. 26, where attendees will hear from […]

Wellness: Healthy snacks for kids

With school back in session, quick snacks for hungry kids with busy schedules need to be at the ready. Nutritious snacking can help your child curb hunger throughout the day, as well as provide energy and important nutrients. Rather than offering high-sugar and high-fat snacks, substitute foods that will improve memory and concentration, promote healthy […]