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December 25, 2017
Leslie Wolf, right, talks Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in Wolf's Fargo home with her mother LeAnn Toppen about learning that she inherited from her a gene that predisposes her to ovarian and breast cancer.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Genetic counselors can guide patients and families about risk for diseases
December 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
December 24, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defer death by taxing products that make us sick
December 24, 2017 - 11:30am
December 22, 2017
Martha Cardenas, a 23-year patient of Community Health Service, gets her blood pressure measured by nurse June Nelson during a visit Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in Moorhead, Minn. Federal funding for this program, and others like it, is in jeopardy. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Health care for poor and kids could be upended by budget battles
December 22, 2017 - 7:01pm
December 17, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s time for common sense in our country
December 17, 2017 - 11:25am
Unity Medical Center CEO Alan O'Neil walks through the 100-square-foot hospital room meant to house patients. The new rooms will be around three times the square footage. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Grafton to upgrade 60-year-old hospital with $12 million expansion
December 17, 2017 - 7:49am
December 15, 2017
Dr. Miran Blanchard, a radiation oncologist with the Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo, shows Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, a 3-D rendering of the radiation beams focused on a patient's inoperable brain tumor from many different angles; leaving the surrounding tissue undamaged. (Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service)
Radiation as a scalpel: Technique spares healthy tissue, treats inoperable tumors
December 15, 2017 - 8:29pm
December 14, 2017
Devin Schaan, a single mother living in Grand Forks, sees a good portion of her monthly budget spent on health insurance to cover insulin and other costs to cover her diabetes management.  photo by Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service
After tumultuous year, next steps for health care policy hard to predict
December 14, 2017 - 7:17pm
December 10, 2017
Picture of health: Stats provide glimpse into health spending
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
Greg Murphy had a gastrointestinal tumor, called a sarcoma cancer, removed at the Mayo Clinic and is going to be on a chemotherapy regiment for three to five years. His wife, Barb, and sons Zachary, center, and Jacob share a laugh with him at home in Grand Forks, N.D., recently. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Even with good insurance, health conditions put great burden on families
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
November 30, 2017
One of the grow rooms at Minnesota Medical Solutions' Otsego greenhouse and laboratory hosts hundreds of plants in various stages of maturity. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Minnesota adds autism, sleep apnea to medical marijuana list
November 30, 2017 - 6:47pm
November 25, 2017
Cancer Concerns and Connections plans meeting
November 25, 2017 - 6:51am
November 21, 2017
Pharmacist John Carlin demonstrates the new MedSafe medication disposal box located inside the pharmacy at 1611 Anne St. NW. Community members can bring all unused medications during normal business hours from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Submitted photo.
Sanford Bemidji installs dropbox for unused or expired medications
November 21, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 4, 2016
COUNTY: Health and Human Services recommends ending home care
October 4, 2016 - 6:44pm
September 22, 2016
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
September 22, 2016 - 1:14pm
June 7, 2016
Website gives NTC nursing program high marks
June 7, 2016 - 5:39pm