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Set Healthy Nutrition Goals for the New Year

Set Healthy Nutrition Goals for the New Year

After celebrating the holidays (and maybe over indulging in our favorite foods), it’s not surprising that we’re ready for a fresh start in January. One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is weight loss. Even though the intention is good, we often lack readiness to make changes and have unrealistic goals and expectations that set us up for failure.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 07:36
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Knitters donate hats for newborns

Knitters donate hats for newborns

Babies look so cute in hats!

Every baby born at Northfield Hospital gets a handmade hat to wear home. With over 500 babies a year . . . that’s a lot of knitting.

So NH&C partnered with Northfield Yarn to invite folks who knit (or crochet, or sew) to volunteer their talents and make baby hats at home. Northfield Yarn customers have made over 250 baby hats so far . . . in just six months. Wow!

Monday, January 2, 2017 - 10:49
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EMS' Mark Weiberg honored with Morris A. Miller Health Hero Award

Scott County presented its  Morris A. Miller Health Hero Award to paramedic Mark Weiberg on Dec. 20 to  honor Weiberg  for his actions on Feb. 14, 2016 during a car accident on I-35.

On that February night in a winter storm, Weiberg was driving home on I-35 after a 12-hour shift at Northfield Hospital & Clinics’ Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 10:05
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