Tips on Preventing Lyme Disease

Tips on Preventing Lyme Disease

Blech, ticks. They make most people nervous . . . and they can make you pretty sick, too.

This year’s mild winter and wet spring make it a boomer year for ticks. In Minnesota, peak season is April-July and September-October.

Deer ticks (“blacklegged tick”) can carry several diseases that may infect humans. The most common – and dangerous – is Lyme disease.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 07:23
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Parkinson’s Support Group talks about driving at May 24 meeting

The Parkinson’s Support Group will talk about driving assessments at its meeting on Wednesday, May 24 at Northfield Hospital.

Individuals who have Parkinson’s, or those with a loved one who has Parkinson’s, are invited to attend.

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:10
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Northfield Hospital Auxiliary Book Fair

A salute to the Book Fair Volunteers

Our friends at the Northfield Hospital Auxiliary have done it again. It was another record-breaking year for the Annual Book Fair, with $65,200 in sales. Wow!

The Auxiliary will use this money to fund a new, wheelchair-accessible van for the residents of the Long Term Care Center, among other projects. Watch for us on the road soon!

Thank you to our wonderful Auxiliary – and the hundreds of volunteers and thousands of shoppers you rally every year to support Northfield Hospital. We salute you! 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 15:22
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