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July 9, 2019
A federally-funded grant award over the next four years will allow NDSU and Essentia Health to provide a doctor of nursing practice residency program to serve rural clinics, with the first group of NDSU newly graduated family nurse practitioners to begin their residency in fall 2019. Pictured is Phebe Gordon, APRN, CNP, nurse practitioner at Essentia Health, Detroit Lakes. (Submitted Photo)
NDSU, Essentia Health partner on new nurse practitioner residency program for rural providers
July 9, 2019 - 1:31pm
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
January 16, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
January 16, 2019 - 7:47pm
November 5, 2018
Jim Sagissor suffered debilitating chronic pain after a motorcycle accident in 2011. He relied heavily on narcotic painkillers, which failed to alleviate his pain and caused problems. His pain has been greatly relieved after a procedure last year implanted a spinal cord stimulator, which sends messages to his brain to block the pain.
Opioid free: Pain ‘like a thousand bee stings’ now a manageable ‘nuisance’
November 5, 2018 - 7:46am
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Kindness often finds us where we are wounded
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary Club President Paul Weber was one of those who signed up for last year's blood screening clinic. The 29th annual event takes place from Sept. 10-14, with proceeds benefiting the Rotary Club's scholarship activities. (Submitted photo)
An ounce of prevention...
September 5, 2018 - 8:39am
August 10, 2018
Minnesota surgery costs vary widely, report says: Identical procedures can cost one patient seven times more than others
August 10, 2018 - 11:07am
May 29, 2018
Dr. Jonathan Bleeker  Submitted photo
New treatment boosts lung cancer survivability
May 29, 2018 - 5:05pm
May 21, 2018
Illustration by Troy Becker, Forum News Service
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
May 21, 2018 - 8:16am
December 3, 2017
One of the grow rooms at Minnesota Medical Solutions' Otsego greenhouse and laboratory hosts hundreds of plants in various stages of maturity. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Minnesota adds autism, sleep apnea to medical marijuana list
December 3, 2017 - 11:00am
February 22, 2014
MNsure supporters seeing some improvement
February 22, 2014 - 5:00pm
October 21, 2013
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about healthcare from the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington October 21, 2013. Obama will declare the glitches in a new healthcare website "unacceptable" and outline ways for consumers to sign up for insurance while his team scrambles to fix problems that have tainted the rollout of his signature healthcare law. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
'Frustrated' Obama vows to get malfunctioning healthcare website fixed
October 21, 2013 - 1:00pm
April 26, 2013
Minnesota senators debate budget bills Thursday, April 25, 2013. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minnesota Legislature set to make more health care changes
April 26, 2013 - 8:15am
September 1, 2010
Pawlenty orders state to stay out of federal health plan
September 1, 2010 - 8:32am
July 23, 2010
Donor sparks chain of kidney transplants
July 23, 2010 - 9:11am