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January 16, 2017
Flu cases nearly double across South Dakota
20 hours 26 min ago
U.S. high school soccer concussions on the rise, study finds
23 hours 41 min ago
Pinke: Rise above depression
January 16, 2017 - 11:30am
January 15, 2017
Bethany Retirement Living, which operates two nursing homes in Fargo, would lose $1.3 million during the rest of the biennium and $5 million next biennium if funding from the budget cuts is not restored, said Shawn Stuhaug, Bethany’s president and CEO. Bethany on 42nd is shown here in Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
ND bill could hike cost of nursing home care to cover budget cuts
January 15, 2017 - 7:30am
January 14, 2017
Photograph of author Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders by Ann Arbor Miller, annarbormiller.com. Photograph was taken on Jan. 18, 2011, in Fargo, N.D.
Minding Our Elders: Embarrassing social behavior can stem from a number of causes
January 14, 2017 - 10:29am
January 13, 2017
U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) reacts after the vote on Obamacare repeal on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
U.S. House votes to begin repealing Obamacare
January 13, 2017 - 6:38pm
January 9, 2017
Kimberly Cobb of Moorhead exhales cigarette smoke while waiting for a bus Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Fargo on her way to work.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
ND anti-smoking agency could be snuffed out over budget concerns
January 9, 2017 - 8:42pm
January 8, 2017
Roy Huot works out in the exercise room at Valley Square in Grand Forks, N.D. (Jesse Trelstad/Forum News Service)
As national life expectancy trends upward to just shy of 79, some North Dakotans are boosting average with extra laps
January 8, 2017 - 6:00am
January 7, 2017
Leaves of marijuana plants to extract the hemp fiber that is often used in traditional Japanese clothes and accessories, are seen at Japan's largest legal marijuana farm in Kanuma, Tochigi prefecture, Japan July 5, 2016. Picture taken July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Health insurers won't cover medical marijuana in North Dakota
January 7, 2017 - 4:54pm
January 6, 2017
Men who smoked at least 20 cigarettes a day, however, were at five times the risk of stroke before age 45, and more than two times the risk by age 60, the study says.
Tobacco, but not pot, boosts early stroke risk
January 6, 2017 - 8:36pm
January 5, 2017
  Dave Molmen, CEO of Altru Health Systems, announces the decision to replace the Altru Main Clinic  after structural problems in the building were discovered last week. (L-R) Altru officials Ken Vein, Administrative Director of Plant and Facilities Division;  Dennis Reisnour, Chief Strategy officer;  Brad Wehe, Chief Operating Officer; and Kris Compton. Chair, Altru's Board of Directors join in the announcement.  photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Altru to rebuild clinic after structural flaws found
January 5, 2017 - 9:40pm
January 4, 2017
Public health officials say there's still plenty of time to get a flu shot. Peak flu season usually arrives in January or February. Shown are immunization nurse Cheryl Wavrin of Fargo Cass Public Health, right, and Theresa Orecchia. Carrie Snyder / The Forum
Flu season starts slightly early, but too early to tell how widespread it will be
January 4, 2017 - 5:33pm
President Barack Obama arrives with New York Rep. Joe Crowley (back left), Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to meet with House and Senate Democrats to discuss the Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington Jan. 4, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Pence says repealing Obamacare 'first order of business'
January 4, 2017 - 2:25pm
January 3, 2017
GOP senator introduces Obamacare repeal resolution
January 3, 2017 - 10:07pm
January 2, 2017
Didi whose son Brandon was hospitalized for severe lead poisoning from paint chips when he was one, almost 20 years ago, talks about his illness from her home in Milwaukee, Wis. Subject only wished for first name to be used.  REUTERS/Darren Hauck
CDC considers lowering threshold level for lead exposure
January 2, 2017 - 5:26pm