MANKATO-October 31, 2012-(KMKO)-Dealing with the loss of a loved one is a challenge any time of year, but it can be even worse during the holiday season. To help those who deal with grief during the holidays, Mayo Clinic Health System Mankato offers some help. Grief and the Holidays is a free, 90-minute support program. The first session will be held on Wednesday, November seventh from 10:00 to 11:30 am, and the second is on Wednesday, December fifth from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Both are in the Snell Community Room at 1900 Madison Avenue. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, call 385-2989.