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May 17, 2019
 Mary Tiedeman, 70, from Walker, Minn., pets Bailey, a therapy dog owned by Sara Tungseth, at the Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center in north Fargo on Wednesday, May 15.
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Therapy dogs have paw-sitive impact on cancer patients
May 17, 2019 - 7:00am
May 15, 2019
Sanford Health's AirMed 5 crew demonstrates how they would load a patient onto their aircraft. (Kayla Henson / The Dickinson Press)
'He wouldn't be here': Sanford Health AirMed saves lives in rural North Dakota
May 15, 2019 - 12:41pm
May 6, 2019
Dr. Kelly Kerber, a hospitalist at Sanford Medical Center, was hired while she was doing her residency training in internal medicine at Sanford through the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Forging relationships with residents is a key strategy for UND and providers including Sanford to train and hire physicians. Expanded residency programs are one way to address the doctor shortage. Photo by Patrick Springer / The Forum
North Dakota’s ‘grow our own’ strategy aims to tackle doctor demand
May 6, 2019 - 10:31am
April 30, 2019
After being diagnosed with spasmodic dysphonia, Deb Dahl spent years seeking treatment so she could speak again. She eventually found a cure — Botox injections in her larynx that stopped the muscle spasms that prevented her from speaking. Andrew Nelson / WDAYplay button
For years she struggled to speak. Now her daughters can hear her voice again
April 30, 2019 - 2:45pm
April 25, 2019
This is an architect's sketch of Sanford's downtown Fargo medical campus with planned expansions and improvements that will be built in the coming years through investments of more than $100 million. Special to The Forum
Sanford investing over $100M to make Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo a 'destination' for treatment
April 25, 2019 - 9:12am
March 12, 2019
Genetic testing for a new initiative to help veterans at Veterans Affairs medical centers will be processed at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, S.D., where Sanford's Imaginetics program is based. Special to The Forum
With $25M donation, Sanford to help VA bring precision medicine to veterans
March 12, 2019 - 12:48pm
March 10, 2019
ND health care organizations treading carefully on medical marijuana
March 10, 2019 - 2:33pm
February 28, 2019
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North Dakota hospitals hear calls for medical marijuana
February 28, 2019 - 3:13pm
January 24, 2019
Sanford Health pediatrician Nabeel Manzar  discussed common vaccination myths. (Kayla Henson / The Dickinson Press)
Local pediatrician debunks vaccination myths
January 24, 2019 - 7:49pm
January 15, 2019
Essentia Health's Cardiac and Intermediate Care unit at its Fargo campus at 3000 32nd Ave. S. Forum file photo
Sanford, Essentia publish procedure prices, but it won't be much help for patients
January 15, 2019 - 9:33am
January 14, 2019
North Dakota Rep. Pam Anderson, D-Fargo, discusses her legislation updating the state's medical marijuana law Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at the state Capitol. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Even before first product is dispensed, North Dakota lawmakers examine medical marijuana changes
January 14, 2019 - 3:37pm
January 5, 2019
A model of a rotator cuff, the site of one of the most common joint-related injuries in the U.S. Researchers with Sanford Health in Fargo and Sioux Falls are conducting FDA trials for a fat tissue-derived stem cell treatment for partial rotator cuff tears. WDAY photoplay button
Stem cell treatment for rotator cuff injuries gets safety approval from FDA: Researchers in North Dakota, South Dakota lead project
January 5, 2019 - 1:00pm
December 19, 2018
Dr. Kathryn Barrett at Sanford Health West Dickinson Clinic is accepting new patients. (Submitted photo)
Meet Dr. Kathryn Barrett, Sanford Health's new physician
December 19, 2018 - 11:19am
November 5, 2018
Jim Sagissor suffered debilitating chronic pain after a motorcycle accident in 2011. He relied heavily on narcotic painkillers, which failed to alleviate his pain and caused problems. His pain has been greatly relieved after a procedure last year implanted a spinal cord stimulator, which sends messages to his brain to block the pain.
Opioid free: Pain ‘like a thousand bee stings’ now a manageable ‘nuisance’
November 5, 2018 - 7:46am
October 4, 2018
T. Denny Sanford, who's given almost $1 billion to namesake Sanford Health, holds a photograph of his mother, Edith, who died when he was 4 years old and inspired him to donate to fight breast cancer. Special to Forum News Service
Sanford Health namesake donated over $1 billion, and he still made Forbes billionaires list
October 4, 2018 - 5:17pm