Health & Wellness

On May 4, Moving Day, the annual fundraising event for the Parkinson’s Foundation Minnesota chapter, exceeded its goal by raising $370,959. Funds go toward providing quality care for people living with Parkinson’s, research, resources for families and more.

Minnesota winters are harsh all around, and that includes what it does to your skin. We caught up with local skin care experts to find out the best ways to prevent and treat the most common problems during the cold winter months.

Here are some facts related to ice safety from the Minnesota DNR.

Valentine’s Day is upon us, and a bouquet of flowers is the easy way to go. This year, try these different gift ideas from around Plymouth to show your love.

My husband and I really enjoy participating in Three Rivers Park District programs. They host full moon and solstice activities, geocaching for s’mores, winter campfires and lots of other great outdoor activities.

January typically has all the snow you could want, so why not go snowshoeing? French Regional Park has multiple snowshoeing events this month, providing wintery fun for the whole family.

Plymouth is home to some of the youngest talents in freestyle skiing, an extreme sport that resembles gymnastics on skis.

With nearly 350 sites nationwide, The Joint is changing the way patients typically receive chiropractic health care.

After the holidays, we often have items we no longer need. Goodwill is a great place to donate your gently used items. Coats and warm clothes are always welcome, as well as clothes for warmer weather in the coming months. Consider donating books, jewelry and old electronics.

It’s the new year, and you may be deciding that now is the right time to get healthy. We checked in with Sean Gleeson, a trainer at Lagree MSP in Plymouth, about starting a workout routine and developing strategies to keep it up.

Need to find an indoor activity for your kids during the winter? Plymouth has multiple options. The Plymouth Ice Center has open skating throughout the year. Mini Hops Gymnastics offers Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Presidents Day camps.

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