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July 19, 2016
Mooberry joins ACMC in physical therapy
July 19, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2016
Regional grants awarded to support community aging
July 15, 2016 - 11:50pm
Brenda Reynolds, back left, refuses to let her cancer diagnoses define her. She is shown with the rest of the Reynolds family of Kandiyohi: Taggert and Troy in back, and Jenna and Jorja in front. (Submitted)
Despite 13 different cancer diagnoses, Kandiyohi woman refuses to be defined by her health struggles
July 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 14, 2016
Wendy Foley, local project manager for a new Moving Health Forward initiative in Willmar in partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, shares findings from community interviews on health disparities. (Anne Polta / Tribune)
Initiative seeks to reduce health disparities for Willmar residents of color
July 14, 2016 - 12:00am
July 6, 2016
A February 2010 file photos shows Ridgewater College student Isaac Rumsey of Willmar, left, and Red Cross worker Julie Eberle of Litchfield during an American Red Cross blood drive at the college in Willmar. The American Red Cross is urging donors to step forward over the summer months, when fewer schools, businesses and volunteer groups schedule blood drives. Tribune file photo
Red Cross urges donors to step forward
July 6, 2016 - 12:03am
July 1, 2016
Minnesota Health Commissioner  Dr. Ed Ehlinger announces Friday that four state agencies are working together on the problem of over use of antibiotics. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Antibiotics: Too much of a good thing turns deadly
July 1, 2016 - 7:44pm
June 27, 2016
Tyson Cluever, 32, of Benson relaxes at Wet Planet Outfitters in Hood River, Ore., on June 12, during her trip with First Descents. (SPECIAL TO FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Benson woman reflects on life after brain cancer
June 27, 2016 - 7:48pm
June 7, 2016
Most patients in Minnesota report favorable benefits from medical marijuana
June 7, 2016 - 4:35pm
June 6, 2016
Jordan Brateng, right, was trying to break up a fight and suffered serious injuries. (PHOTO FROM GOFUNDME PAGE)
Minnesota man suffers skull fracture, other injuries after trying to break up fight
June 6, 2016 - 8:38am
May 26, 2016
An outbreak of diarrheal illness associated with visiting the Nelson Farm in Litchfield is being investigated by the Minnesota Department of Health. More than 10 cases of diarrheal illness from five different schools have been reported. (TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO)
Litchfield farm linked with outbreak of diarrhea in school groups
May 26, 2016 - 2:05pm
May 24, 2016
Johnson Memorial Health Services of Dawson recognized for performance
May 24, 2016 - 5:43am
May 16, 2016
Abby MacHolda, left, and Sheila Irons demonstrate an office-friendly exercise in the Rice Hospital Garden Court. The two business analysts do a five-minute routine of squats, thrusts, jumping jacks, arm circles and skates to an exercise video. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Lessons learned, wellness project looks to future
May 16, 2016 - 11:42pm
According to the Annals of Emergency Medicine, addicts are using loperamide, most commonly sold as Imodium, to manage their opioid withdrawal symptoms. In some cases, they are taking massive amounts of it to get high, researchers said. Some of those users have died. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Researchers warn antidiarrheal medicine can be abused by opioid addicts
May 16, 2016 - 8:55am
May 4, 2016
Isabelle Chambers, 13, of Fargo, shows her research project Friday at Inspired Innovation Lab in Moorhead. She has an autoimmune eye disease called uveitis and is researching how to help others with the condition see better. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE)play button
Teen losing her vision invents way to see better
May 4, 2016 - 10:57am
May 3, 2016
ACMC welcomes new quality manager
May 3, 2016 - 5:35am