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May 13, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz spoke with reporters between a round of budget negotiation talks on Monday, May 13. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
At Minnesota Capitol, budget talks heat up, moms make final pitch to secure insulin access
May 13, 2019 - 5:56pm
March 1, 2019
Dave Ritchie of Detroit Lakes has his bags packed just in case he gets the call that after years on the waiting list, he might actually get a kidney. (Kaysey Price / Tribune)
ISO: A kidney: Detroit Lakes man talks about life on the transplant waiting list
March 1, 2019 - 5:00pm
February 18, 2019
Travis Paulson poses for a portrait in his mother's sunroom on Feb. 13. Paulson used to own sports cars and live on his own. When insulin prices became too much to handle, he gave up his home, cars and way of life. He used to go days without eating to ration insulin. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Minn. man wants to know why a drug costs $40 in Canada, $350 in US
February 18, 2019 - 8:46pm
January 22, 2019
James Holt, Jr. and Nicole Smith-Holt on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, talk about their son Alec Smith, who died in 2017 because he rationed his insulin after he could no longer afford it. A group of Minnesota lawmakers said they'd aim to drive down the cost of the drug used to treat diabetes. Dana Ferguson / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota lawmakers look to crack down on rising insulin costs
January 22, 2019 - 11:49am
December 11, 2018
Minnesota Capitol
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
December 11, 2018 - 9:03pm
November 27, 2018
STUDY: Younger Minnesotans more likely to be hospitalized for diabetes
November 27, 2018 - 8:32pm
September 5, 2018
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
November 29, 2017
Nora with her husband and grandchildren right before starting the classes at Perham Health last year. (submitted photo).
The battle for a healthy body: Perham woman shares what finally worked for her years after trying diets
November 29, 2017 - 8:00am
November 25, 2017
November is National Diabetes Month
November 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
November 7, 2017
Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes working to prevent diabetes, provide support for those with prediabetes
November 7, 2017 - 10:04am
November 13, 2016
Submitted photo
"Diabetes-Aware Diets" is available at the Detroit Lakes Public Library.
World Diabetes Day is Nov. 14
November 13, 2016 - 5:00am
November 11, 2016
Essentia Health and Becker County Energize Offer Free Diabetes Prevention Program
November 11, 2016 - 12:57pm
March 18, 2016
Lower income Minnesotans more likely to have diabetes
March 18, 2016 - 2:55pm
April 20, 2014
The White Earth Reservation recently opened a new Kidney Dialysis/Diabetes Center in White Earth. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
White Earth ready to open new diabetes dialysis center
April 20, 2014 - 11:00am
October 16, 2013
Diabetes prevention class added
October 16, 2013 - 10:30am