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RiverView Health’s Free Type 2 Diabetes Group to meet Oct. 12th This meeting is open to anyone with Type 2 diabetes and their family members more

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09-30-16

'A Matter of Balance' Classes to be held in Crookston Call 281-9463 to register for free series more

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10/10/2016 | 5 pm | North Clinic, Crookston

Flu Shot Clinic Flu shot clinics will be held at RiverView’s North Clinic, Crookston, from 5 to 7 pm on Tuesday, Oct. 10th, Wednesday, Oct. 19th and Wednesday, Oct. 26th. Appointments are strongly recommended. Please call 281-9595 to schedule your flu shot. more

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10/12/2016 | 5 pm | Meeting Room 1

Type 2 Diabetes Support Group RiverView Health’s Type 2 diabetes support group titled “Managing Diabetes through Good Nutrition’’ will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 12th from 5 pm-6pm at RiverView Health. The group is led by RiverView Dietitian Darcey Larsen, RD LD.
The meeting will consist of an informative talk by Larsen and question and answer time in a non-formal setting. The free meeting is for anyone with Type 2 diabetes and their family members. Future monthly sessions will be scheduled as those in attendance at the Oct. 12th meeting prefer.  All of the meetings will be held in Meeting Room 1 on RiverView’s Crookston campus at 323 South Minnesota Street. Please use the north entrance for easiest access.
For more information, contact Larsen at 218-281-9589 or dlarsen@riverviewhealth.org.
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10/17/2016 | 1 pm | Meeting Room 4

A Matter of Balance classes begin RiverView Health Rehab Services will be holding “A Matter of Balance’’ classes for anyone who has fallen in the past, has restricted activities because of falling concerns or is worried about falls. The classes will teach skills in improving balance flexibility and strength.

“A Matter of Balance’’ is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. Eight two-hour sessions will be led by certified coaches each Monday and Wednesday, Oct. 17th through Nov. 9th, from 1 pm – 3 pm in RiverView’s Meeting Room 4. Please use the Rehab Entrance on the south side of the building for easiest access.

During the sessions, participants will learn to view falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks at home and exercise to increase strength and balance. The classes are taught by RiverView Occupational Therapist Madeline Graff and Physical Therapist Assistant LueRae Geihsler.

The class is free, but class size is limited, so early registration is stressed. For more information, or to register, call 281-9463.
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