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August 30, 2017
An undated handout photo of a patient’s T-cells being reprogrammed in the laboratory to create modified T-cells that are genetically coded to recognize and fight the patient’s cancer. Companies and universities are racing to develop gene therapies, which will open the door to a radically new class of cancer treatments. (Brent Stirton/Novartis via The New York Times)
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
August 30, 2017 - 1:41pm
April 12, 2017
Pigs are seen at a Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer, farm in the United States in this image released on April 11, 2017. Courtesy Smithfield Foods/Handout via REUTERS
Smithfield makes move on market for pig-human transplants
April 12, 2017 - 12:37pm
May 27, 2016
Six-year-old Kingsten Feldhaus, left, and Raycen, 2, hold their younger brothers Deekan and Sawyer. Sawyer has Williams Syndrome and will require surgery to correct a severely narrowed coronary artery. (Submitted photo)
Howard family of 6 fighting through a broken little heart
May 27, 2016 - 5:17pm
August 3, 2015
Detective Sgt. Dean Knippling (partially obscured), Investigator Jackson Brown, firefighters/medics Brandon Manchester and Andrew Shank, and witness Doug Northrup help a man found at Lake Mitchell Monday. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Boy helps locate unresponsive male near Lake Mitchell
August 3, 2015 - 6:19pm
June 15, 2015
Medical center in Faulkton could build addition this fall
June 15, 2015 - 10:42am
May 1, 2015
Estimate: About 9 percent of SD rural hospitals vulnerable
May 1, 2015 - 2:18pm
April 20, 2015
Parts of a prototype pacemaker that uses no battery are line up with an assembled model on the right.Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
NDSU team succeeds in new pacemaker technology
April 20, 2015 - 1:25pm
April 2, 2015
U.S. top court says medical providers can't sue states over Medicaid funding
April 2, 2015 - 10:42am
February 5, 2015
USD medical school dean brings calm to daily conflicts
February 5, 2015 - 3:38pm
February 18, 2013
At Sioux Falls' Coyote Clinic, students are the doctors
February 18, 2013 - 4:09pm
September 6, 2012
Avera says it has performed 1,000 transplants
September 6, 2012 - 11:01am
March 8, 2012
Patti Deters, of Salem, pedals on a stationary cycle during a physical rehabilitation session recently at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. Deters, 52, has congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries -- a rare disorder in which the aorta and pulmonary arteries are reversed during fetal development. (Chris Huber/Republic)
Rare artery condition afflicts Salem woman
March 8, 2012 - 10:43pm
December 13, 2011
Board revokes Yankton chiropractor's license
December 13, 2011 - 3:32pm
November 8, 2011
McGovern getting tests before launching book tour
November 8, 2011 - 10:54am
October 24, 2011
Rural doctors, hospitals fear loss of funding
October 24, 2011 - 6:07am