Celebrate Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week

This week marks the 30th annual Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week. This began with President Reagan issuing a proclamation for national advocacy of achievements of those in the Deaf-Blind community. To celebrate this week and our friends and family that are deaf-blind, here’s some information to help you understand and take action! Definition “Deafblindness means […]

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Helping Fathers Stay Healthy

To celebrate Father’s Day on Sunday, here’s a list of healthy gifts to show your father you care: 1. Get him moving Take him to a park, shoot some hoops, go for a swim, or even take a stroll through the old neighborhood. Not only will this be healthy for him, but you can get […]

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Lactation Education and Home Visiting program grows

MARCH OF DIMES, MINNESOTA CHAPTER CONTINUE SUPPORT OF MVNA LACTATION CERTIFIED NURSES Minneapolis, MN (June 9, 2015) – MVNA, a non-profit home and community health care organization, received a grant award from the March of Dimes Minnesota State Chapter. The Family Health program will use this support to increase the number of Public Health Nurses […]

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Health Empowerment through Patient Education

Deductible, co-insurance, co-payment, in network , out of network, out of pocket, non-covered, referrals. It seems that healthcare needs its own dictionary, multiple terms that are unique to itself are only one way the healthcare system can feel difficult to navigate. But that’s just the first step to understanding how to get the health services […]

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National Cancer Survivors Day

Sunday, June 7th is the 28th annual National Cancer Survivors day! WHAT IS IT This is an annual day of hope and triumph, a day to celebrate those who’ve survived and support those who are still fighting. According to the National Cancer Survivor Day Foundation (NCSDF): “It’s a day for everyone from cancer survivors, friends, family members […]

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