The Scrub Run/Walk 5K is for everybody – both competitive runners vying for the medal to those who walk and talk; dogs and strollers are welcome! Proceeds go to Funds for Heroes.
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Summer Survival Guide – Back to Basics
We're all looking forward to summer, but before you head into the great outdoors, remember prevention and first aid for heat illnesses, sunburn, lake itch and ticks.
EMS: Where Emergency Care Begins
Thank you to our local Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) and Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs) on Glacial Ridge Ambulance located in Glenwood, Starbuck, and Brooten.
Do you have Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare?
We want to ensure you know what to do to avoid losing your health insurance during the Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare renewal process.
New ENT Specialist Seeing Patients at Glacial Ridge
Dr. Robert Fischer has 28 years of experience and offers advanced, specialized ear/nose/throat (ENT) care for all ages at Glacial Ridge Hospital.
What is breast density and why does it matter?
For years, you’ve heard about the importance of breast self-examination and why you should have regular mammograms. Now it’s also important to understand breast density and what it could mean to determine your overall breast health. Breasts consist of fibrous and glandular tissue and fatty tissue. Dense breasts have little fat but more fibrous and...
Help for the Sandwich Generation: Therapy Services at Glacial Ridge
Are there days when you feel like your family responsibilities are pressing in from both sides, and you’re stuck in the middle like a panini? Learn how we can help.
Local Heroes Recognized Including Glacial Ridge Ambulance’s EMS Director
Four “local heroes” from the city and county law enforcement as well as Glacial Ridge Ambulance were honored for their service “above and beyond” the call of duty.
Helmsley Charitable Trust Grants Over $459,000 to Help Glacial Ridge Health System Purchase State-of-the-Art Ultrasound Equipment
These grants are a game changer for rural hospitals and ERs. Bedside ultrasound allows for immediate patient assessment to quickly determine a course of action.
Glacial Ridge Health System Welcomes Nurse Practitioner Kristi Winter
Kristi Winter, CNP, is the newest medical provider to join Glenwood Medical Center. She began seeing patients at the Walk-In Clinic in February.