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Frequently Asked Questions: MRI

An MRI is a test that produces highly detailed pictures of body tissues and organs without the need for x-rays....

Most Falls Can be Prevented

“The statistics are sobering,” says Barb Keefe, Rehabilitation Services Director. “The single most common cause of injury-related death in adults...

Middle School Students Raise Money for Patients Receiving Chemotherapy at Spooner Health

Spooner Middle School students raised money for a great cause. Student council member, 7th grader Annika Patrick, had the idea to...

Tossing and turning? Sleep Studies Available at Spooner Health

Are you nodding off at inappropriate times? Do you always feel tired? Are you a loud and frequent snorer? If...

Care, Compassion and Professionalism – One Patient’s Perspective

For most out-of-towners, the Northwoods is a retreat from the everyday hustle of a busy life. From the peaceful quiet...

Frequently Asked Questions: Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear Medicine is a medical specialty that uses trace amounts of a radioactive compound to show the function and structure...

Spooner Health Memory Clinic Offers Information, Help, and Hope

“Minor memory issues are a normal part of aging,” says Dr. Mark Van Etten. “But serious memory problems are not....

Care, Compassion and Professionalism – One Patient’s Perspective

For most out-of-towners, the Northwoods is a retreat from the everyday hustle of a busy life. From the peaceful quiet...