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Lucas Iverson shows Altru clinical dietician Jennifer Haugen a cellphone image of his home scale showing a 60-pound weight loss since he started a weight management program a year ago on Thanksgiving Day. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Employers, health providers focus on health maintenance to cut treatment costs
14 hours 48 min ago
Buildings of the Essentia Health campus fill this view of Duluth's Central Hillside as seen from the air earlier this year. Forum News Service file photo
Essentia envisions multimillion-dollar investment in downtown Duluth campus
16 hours 20 min ago
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
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
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
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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
Smith won't be in Willmar today; schedule change likely linked to Franken's Senate seat vacancy
December 8, 2017 - 7:14am
December 5, 2017
2 tuberculosis cases identified in Kandiyohi County
December 5, 2017 - 8:34pm
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton responds to a question during a 2015 governor's candidate debate in Moorhead, Minn. File Photo / Forum News Service
Now cancer-free, Dayton encourages screenings for early detection
December 5, 2017 - 2:06pm
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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
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A town hall meeting to discuss a “MinnesotaCare Buy-In” proposal is slated for 11 a.m. Dec. 8 in the multipurpose room at the Willmar Public Library, 410 Fifth St. S.W.
Town hall on MinnesotaCare buy-in proposal slated Friday in Willmar
December 5, 2017 - 10:22am
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