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December 13, 2017
Mary Saunders knows she's fortunate to have good health insurance- both Medicare and insurance that comes along with her state pension. Her dog, Oscar, keeps her company at her Grand Forks townhouse. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
How we pay for care evolving balance between public and private payments
December 13, 2017 - 8:01am
December 12, 2017
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Why we vomit: Throwing up the facts about an experience we've all had
December 12, 2017 - 10:37am
Now a full year past his life-changing kidney transplant, Darrell Nilep talks to Dr. Adetola Haastrup in a telemedicine visit in Devils Lake, N.D. Janelle Vonasek / Forum News Serviceplay button
Working together: Urban, smaller health centers build partnerships to adapt to changing medical landscape
December 12, 2017 - 9:00am
December 11, 2017
Grand Forks Public Health director Deborah Swanson, right, meets with  Michael Dulitz, center, a specified opiate response project coordinator, and Curtis Scanson, left, social detox coordinator. They have been brought on board to oversee the county's response to substance abuse. They now fill roles that likely would not have existed at the public health center of a generation ago. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Healthy questions: For measuring region's health outcomes, questions are complicated
December 11, 2017 - 9:00am
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Flu vaccine could be less effective this year
December 11, 2017 - 8:17am
Making a difference to someone is not as difficult as you may think. Thinkstock
How to save a life - it's easier than you realize
December 11, 2017 - 7:59am
Andrew Antoine is pictured in his mother Judith Antoine's home in Casselton. He says she died in November of pulmonary fibrosis, caused by high levels of radon in her home. (Randy Cadwell / Forum News Service)
'My own mother's home was a death trap': In a first, radon toxicity listed as factor in ND woman's death
December 11, 2017 - 6:10am
December 10, 2017
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How to stay sane during craziness of holiday season
December 10, 2017 - 8:46am
December 9, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Short-term home stay may produce difficult transition
December 9, 2017 - 7:30am
December 8, 2017
Adaptive optics image of Payne's retina. JAMA Ophthalmology-New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
The solar eclipse burned a crescent wound on a woman's retina. She wasn't wearing proper glasses.
December 8, 2017 - 1:07pm
December 5, 2017
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Coping with cravings: Experts offer ways to reduce stress, sustain appetites
December 5, 2017 - 1:59pm
Kat Anundson, a clinical dietitian in Mitchell, S.D., poses for a photo on Monday afternoon in the cafeteria of Avera Queen of Peace. Sara Bertsch / Forum News Service
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
December 5, 2017 - 11:42am
December 4, 2017
North Dakota medical facilities dealing with medical supply shortage
December 4, 2017 - 7:41pm
December 2, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Is dementia diagnosis necessary for someone very old?
December 2, 2017 - 7:58am
December 1, 2017
The North Dakota Department of Health, in collaboration with Family HealthCare, held a public education session in Dickinson Thursday, May 25, 2017. The sessions, which are being held across the state, are aimed to promote HIV awareness by providing information about HIV and STD prevention, transmission of HIV and treatment. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
Number of HIV/AIDS cases in ND climbs
December 1, 2017 - 4:09pm