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Use Thanksgiving to talk more than just turkey this year | Discussing advance care directives

Guest post from Essentia Health Thanksgiving is more than just turkey and pumpkin pie. It’s a time for many people to get together with their dearest family and friends. Essentia Health reminds you that this is also a perfect time to discuss advance care planning and advance care directives, the kind of care you would… Read More Use Thanksgiving to talk more than just turkey this year | Discussing advance care directives

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Celebrate Brainerd Lakes Area Dining Courtesy of Up North Parent

The lakes areas newest source for all things HOT is Up North Parent and they are following  up our nation’s independence day celebration with a huge, fun celebration of their  own! Up North Parent Launch Giveaway In honor of the Up North Parent website launch, vision, and  passion for thriving families and strong communities, these… Read More Celebrate Brainerd Lakes Area Dining Courtesy of Up North Parent

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May 5 is World Hand Hygiene Day and Essentia Health wants to Help

**Shared with permission from Essentia Health   It may seem like a simple concept, but washing your hands really is one of the best ways to stay healthy.  According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), handwashing reduces the number of diarrhea cases by a third, and the number of colds and other respiratory illnesses… Read More May 5 is World Hand Hygiene Day and Essentia Health wants to Help