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February 1, 2019
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Granite Falls Health seeks larger partner
February 1, 2019 - 6:13am
January 11, 2019
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Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital is seeing progress in efforts to rework its relationships with the city and county and its employees. CEO Brian Lovdahl is shown speaking at a strategic planning session in 2018.
Taking steps on new path
January 11, 2019 - 9:00am
December 26, 2018
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Grand Rapids nursing facility staffer diverted 1,900 opioid pills, report says
December 26, 2018 - 7:15pm
October 1, 2018
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Nobel Prize in medicine goes to cancer immunotherapy researchers
October 1, 2018 - 6:58am
August 18, 2018
Mylan NV's EpiPen allergy shots sit on display for a photograph in Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker
EpiPen shortage raises alarm for parents as kids head back to school
August 18, 2018 - 10:21am
August 16, 2018
Mylan NV's EpiPen allergy shots sit on display for a photograph in Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Friday, Aug. 26, 2016. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker
FDA approves first generic version of EpiPen
August 16, 2018 - 1:11pm
June 25, 2018
FDA approves first marijuana-derived drug to be used to treat childhood epilepsy
June 25, 2018 - 3:29pm
April 27, 2018
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Two regional providers receive opioid prevention grants
April 27, 2018 - 6:30am
April 23, 2018
The team of doctors that treated the patient included 11 doctors: nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons. MUST CREDIT: Handout courtesy of Johns Hopkins Medicine
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
April 23, 2018 - 9:36pm
April 9, 2018
Carol Berman and her husband, Marty, in 2006. He suffered from Capgras syndrome and did not recognize Carol as his wife. MUST CREDIT: Family photo.
This strange syndrome causes people to think their loved ones have been replaced by identical impostors
April 9, 2018 - 3:17pm
March 25, 2018
Teresa Tollefson peers through a microscope and uses a Q-tip to clean a tiny carbon valve at Abbott in Little Canada Wednesday, March 21, 2018. She is helping build the world's smallest pediatric mechanical heart valve for children with heart defects. It was recently approved by the FDA and is the first pediatric heart valve to be approved by the FDA that is suitable for newborns and young infants.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
For the faintest of heart: Abbott’s pediatric mechanical heart valve - the world’s smallest - is approved by FDA
March 25, 2018 - 6:07am
March 8, 2018
Surgeons perform surgery on a 24-week fetus at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Sept. 26, 2017. Under the Affordable Care Act, many Americans are forced to shop around, again and again, when insurance plans quit the market or modify their terms. (Beatrice de Gea/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Premiums for ACA health insurance plans could jump 90 percent in three years
March 8, 2018 - 1:40pm
March 6, 2018
Buildings of the Essentia Health campus fill this view of Duluth's Central Hillside as seen from the air earlier this year. (News Tribune file photo)
Citing a 'personnel matter,' three top executives from Essentia Health leave staff
March 6, 2018 - 4:59pm
February 10, 2018
Pediatric oncologists Brenda Weigel, co-director of the sarcoma program for the Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota, and Branden Moriarity, an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Masonic Cancer Center, photographed in Minneapolis on Jan. 30, 2018, are researching osteosarcoma using money from the Zach Sobiech osteosarcoma fund. (Mary Divine / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
New cancer treatment in clinical trial thanks to Zach Sobiech: Teen’s legacy lives on in cancer research
February 10, 2018 - 4:26pm
December 14, 2017
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He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
December 14, 2017 - 3:11pm