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September 6, 2018
Immunizations protect children, adults
September 6, 2018 - 7:39am
July 5, 2018
Protect your skin from sunshine
July 5, 2018 - 12:33pm
June 21, 2018
Lyme disease on the rise in area counties
June 21, 2018 - 6:32pm
June 20, 2018
Juul, a type of electronic cigarette, looks like a flash drive and charges by being plugged into a computer. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
JUUL's popularity alarms health officials
June 20, 2018 - 5:29pm
June 6, 2018
Dr. Deb Dittberner
New guidelines for cancer screening
June 6, 2018 - 11:59am
May 13, 2018
Education offered for Parkinson's patients, caregivers
May 13, 2018 - 12:25pm
April 12, 2018
Free seminar to address writing a healthcare directive
April 12, 2018 - 1:30pm
March 30, 2018
Knowledge Bowl team heads to state
March 30, 2018 - 1:54pm
February 18, 2018
Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
February 18, 2018 - 6:01am
February 16, 2018
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
February 16, 2018 - 4:26pm
February 9, 2018
Restrictions for visitors at the Douglas County Hospital remain in place because of continued influenza cases. (File photo)
Fighting the flu: This year's influenza outbreak lingers on
February 9, 2018 - 6:54am
February 7, 2018
Julie Desautels, left, and Suzanne Sudmeier in the office of Life Connections, formerly known as Birthright, say their group left the international pro-life group to offer a broader range of services to the community. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
New life for pregnancy group: Formerly Birthright, Alexandria office has new name
February 7, 2018 - 6:54am
January 30, 2018
Jan Malcolm begins her second tenure as Minnesota health commissioner Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, after Gov. Mark Dayton announced her appointment. About 19 years ago she was in that job for then-Gov. Jesse Ventura. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Fixing Minnesota elder abuse failures is new commissioner's first job
January 30, 2018 - 12:10pm
January 22, 2018
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
January 17, 2018
MNsure: Record enrollment for insurance through exchange went smoothly
January 17, 2018 - 8:22pm