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October 19, 2012
Josh Kickbush is pictured at the start of the Hastings football game against Cretin-Derham Hall. Kickbush was honored prior to the game by his teammates. He faced testicular cancer and is now cancer free. Star Gazette photo by Chad RIchardson
Josh Kickbush has defeated cancer and is back on the gridiron
October 19, 2012 - 7:00am
Naomi Latt is pictured with a frog from her vast collection. She was stunned when she arrived at the hospital for chemotherapy and learned she was on a floor filled with frogs at the Amplatz Children's Hospital. Submitted photo
18-year-old Naomi Latt has a yearlong battle ahead of her
October 19, 2012 - 7:00am
October 18, 2012
Elvis memorabilia to be sold to help woman through ovarian cancer
October 18, 2012 - 2:03pm
September 26, 2012
Mary Sather (left), Anne Langford (center) and Marilyn McCarty can be found walking throughout their New Richmond, Wis. neighborhood four mornings a week. They've taken up Nordic walking and claim it is a great activity to keep fit. - Photo by Jeff Holmquist
Nordic walkers take to the streets
September 26, 2012 - 6:34am
September 25, 2012
Vernice Evans has been playing golf most of her life and has led an active and connected lifestyle that she claims has helped her live 91 quality years so far. -Jeff Holmquist photo
Active Life is Key for Nonogenarian
September 25, 2012 - 6:31am
September 24, 2012
Marilyn Hayes demonstrates a neck stretch to her arthritic exercise class at the Hudson YMCA. Hayes instructs the class three times a week. - Jace Frederick
Ease the discomfort of arthritis
September 24, 2012 - 7:05am
September 22, 2012
How to reduce prescription medication costs
September 22, 2012 - 7:02am
September 21, 2012
A group of Minnesota drivers take part in a refresher driving course. Such classes help older drivers to become more aware of changing factors
that influence their driving, from their own skills to highway and vehicle technology. - Scott Wente Photo
Aging Drivers: Growing old doesn't mean surrendering the keys
September 21, 2012 - 6:57am
September 20, 2012
Precautionary measures older travelers must consider
September 20, 2012 - 6:54am
September 19, 2012
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River Falls Medical Clinic and Hospital dietician Debra Sanders demonstrates a blood-sugar test to some visiting youngsters who were raising money for the fight against diabetes.
What you eat becomes more critical with age
September 19, 2012 - 6:50am
Let caution reign when beginning a new exercise regimen
September 19, 2012 - 6:46am
August 22, 2012
Whether your children are walking, riding the school bus, being driven, or riding a bicycle there are a few tips to ensure they are as safe as possible.
Safety tips: help keep kids safe, parents worry-free
August 22, 2012 - 6:56am
August 20, 2012
Doctor-prescribed resolutions
August 20, 2012 - 6:51am
August 13, 2012
Photos by Steve Dzubay
Elephant garlic will be ready for delivery by mid-summer, Barry predicts. The garlic bulbs were planted last October.
Colorful area CSA offers subscribers four months of produce, local connections
August 13, 2012 - 6:43am
August 8, 2012
Depression need not be part of aging process
August 8, 2012 - 6:37am
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