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June 16, 2019
Lija Greenseid prepares to draw insulin at her home in St. Paul, Minn. Greenseid, whose daughter has Type 1 diabetes, is organizing a group trip to Canada to buy insulin at one-tenth the U.S. cost. Photos for The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman.
As insulin costs soar, American diabetics drive to Canada
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June 15, 2019
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LaVerne Gleason accepts the 2019 Volunteer of the Year award from the Minnesota Network of Hospice and Palliative Care at the annual conference held in April. Gleason has been a Rice Hospice volunteer in Willmar since 1996.
Rice Hospice volunteer recognized by state organization
June 15, 2019 - 1:51pm
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11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
June 15, 2019 - 10:45am
June 7, 2019
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Representative Dave Baker, right, speaks to a crowd Friday about the need for the new Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Services hospital while State Human Services Commissioner Tony Lourey listens during the groundbreaking ceremony in button
New mental health hospital for children breaks ground in Willmar
June 7, 2019 - 10:14pm
June 5, 2019
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The Renville County Board of Commissioners is looking to a appoint a task force including county board members and administrative staff to work with the RC Hospital and Clinics board of directors to consider proposals for affiliation from three large health care systems.
Renville County to appoint task force for hospital affiliation
June 5, 2019 - 6:28am
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The Swift County Benson Health Services board of directors unanimously voted to pursue affiliation with CentraCare Health of St. Cloud or Carris Health of Willmar.
Swift County Benson Health Services to pursue affiliation: Negotiations underway with Carris Health, CentraCare
June 5, 2019 - 6:03am
June 4, 2019
Nichole Klemz, director of women’s services for Sanford Health Fargo, demonstrates the use of a TytoHome medical device for recording heart beat Tuesday, June 4. The device has multiple uses and pairs with a smartphone to send recordings to a doctor for a virtual office visit.
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The doctor is always in with smartphone gadget that enables video exams from home
June 4, 2019 - 7:21pm
Jody Testaberg, propagation manager at LeafLine Labs in Cottage Grove, examines marijuana plants that will be used in the state's medical cannabis programs. Hundreds of plants are carefully cultivated in the room lit with sodium vapor lamps so bright that the workers routinely use sunglasses. Bob King /
Minnesota medical marijuana companies lost a combined $2.4M in 2018. But they are optimistic about their future
June 4, 2019 - 6:06pm
June 2, 2019
ACA linked to reduced racial disparities, earlier diagnosis and treatment in cancer care
June 2, 2019 - 3:45pm
May 28, 2019
Columbus brought measles to the New World
May 28, 2019 - 4:10am
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The United States is in the midst of its largest measles outbreak in at least two decades. By mid-May, 880 cases were reported in 24 states, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. So far, Minnesota has been spared. But health officials are watching the situation and encouraging vaccination to protect against the disease.
Kandiyohi County health providers ready and alert for measles spread
May 28, 2019 - 4:09am
May 14, 2019
Bethesda, Olivia EDA to partner in senior living
May 14, 2019 - 10:21pm
May 1, 2019
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Sleeping-pill deaths prompt FDA to add strict warning for drugs
May 1, 2019 - 3:20pm
An aerial photo shows the Benedictine Living Community in 2017. Forum News Service file
Duluth nursing facility client dies after swallowing cleaner
May 1, 2019 - 10:11am
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