C-Section: Know the Facts

Dr. Danielson

When women dream about their ideal pregnancy and childbirth, major surgery rarely enters the vision. While nearly 32 percent of women in the U.S. welcome their baby by C-section, Redwood Area Hospital’s Birthing Center has a C-section rate of about 25 percent. C-sections are performed by Dr. Alan Olson or Dr. David Danielson, who recently […]

Redwood Area Hospital supports 100% smoke free daycare and foster care facilities in Minnesota

Redwood Area Hospital staff and community stake holders recently created the following video in support of a county policy making all daycare and foster care facilities 100% smoke free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Redwood County passed the ordinance unanimously on September 4, 2012, making it the first county in the state […]

Mom Chooses Epidural for Pain Management

Mom Chooses Epidural

On Dec. 3, 2010, Mandy Holzapfel, her husband, Justin, and son Keegan welcomed daughter Hadley into their family. She was born at 6:59 p.m., weighing in at 5 pounds, 11 ounces and measuring 18¾ inches. Holzapfel’s water broke at 8 o’clock that Friday morning at Redwood Area Hospital’s Birthing Center. By mid-afternoon, she received an […]