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Jon O'Keefe and David Hale smile in the lobby of Strive Life, Grand Forks' first medical marijuana dispensary. The business will open to patients Wednesday, May 22. Photo by Tess Williams/Grand Forks Herald.
Medical marijuana dispensary slated to open in Grand Forks this week
7 hours 41 min ago
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 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
May 2, 2019
This is a fermentation suite at Aldevron's location in Madison, Wisconsin, which will double its capacity in an expansion project expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2019. Aldevron's Madison location opened in 2009. Photo special to The Forum
Aldevron’s Madison facility will double biotechnology production capacity
May 2, 2019 - 7:00am
May 1, 2019
West Fargo Fire Department Captain Jason Carriveau opens a pack of medical equipment that will be carried on one of four bikes unveiled Wednesday, May 1, at the city’s South Fire Station.
The bikes will be used by EMS workers to more quickly respond to medical emergencies during crowded festivals.
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West Fargo Fire Department unveils first medic bikes in North Dakota
May 1, 2019 - 8:07pm
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Sleeping-pill deaths prompt FDA to add strict warning for drugs
May 1, 2019 - 3:20pm
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
April 24, 2019
Public health nurse Deb Floren shows a vial of the measles vaccine Thursday at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building in Willmar. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
April 24, 2019 - 3:11pm
April 20, 2019
Alan O'Neil, left, CEO of Unity Medical Center, Grafton, takes a break with staff (from left) Sandra Lessard, Nicole Zimmerman, Matt Viscito, Jared Marquardt and Whitney Thompson. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
‘Not just a hospital,' 17 rural ND hospitals operating at a loss
April 20, 2019 - 6:09pm
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How does measles spread? Do I need another MMR vaccine shot? How dangerous is measles? FAQ on the outbreaks
April 20, 2019 - 3:50pm
April 13, 2019
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Federal and state governments tackle prescription drug pricing
April 13, 2019 - 12:08pm
April 11, 2019
Paige and Rich Hardy parked their ice fishing house in a University of Minnesota Morris parking lot because Paige was on call at Stevens Community Medical Center during the blizzard. The couple lives in Chokio. Courtesy of Paige Hardy
On-call midwife stays in ice fishing house during blizzard
April 11, 2019 - 6:49pm
April 5, 2019
Payton Rude, 13, inside a pressurized hyperbaric chamber at a south Fargo clinic. Photo provided to WDAYplay button
With $2M grant, Fargo clinic hopes to expand access to head injury treatment in its high-pressure chambers
April 5, 2019 - 2:41pm
April 3, 2019
Physical therapist April Gerard demonstrates verbal and tactile queues to relax and derotate Patsy Ingebrigtsen's spinal curve at St. Luke's Mount Royal Medical Clinic on March 27. Gerard uses a non-invasive method called the Schroth Method. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Ahead of the curve: Exercise-based physical therapy method helps people with scoliosis
April 3, 2019 - 6:45am
March 31, 2019
ACA on shaky ground: Repeal could affect 1.2M in Minnesota, about 20K in North Dakota
March 31, 2019 - 6:33am
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