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December 14, 2018
Federal judge in Texas rules Obama health care law unconstitutional
December 14, 2018 - 8:43pm
December 1, 2018
Sydney Bormann, a junior human biology major at South Dakota State University, works on gut microbiota in the lab of Assistant Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Science Joy Scaria. She received an American Society of Microbiology Undergraduate Research Fellowship and will present her research at the June 2019 Microbe Meeting in San Francisco.
Student-athlete identifies bacteria to improve gut health
December 1, 2018 - 7:00am
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
October 12, 2018
Peggy Horn, a registered nurse and education coordinator at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, checks patients' blood sugar levels daily as part of the hospital's gestational diabetes program. (Matt Gade / Republic)
For mothers, better monitoring arrives digitally
October 12, 2018 - 7:00am
October 5, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Kindness often finds us where we are wounded
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Biased research fueled countless harmful diet fads
September 30, 2018 - 6:00pm
September 28, 2018
Burke Community Memorial Hospital CEO Mistie Sachtjen shows the current emergency room at the hospital. As part of the new addition, the hospital will feature two larger rooms with easier access for medical personnel. (Matt Gade / Republic)
A big deal for Burke: $6 million hospital, clinic expansion to be celebrated Saturday
September 28, 2018 - 8:35am
September 15, 2018
Dakota Wesleyan University senior and athletic training student Kristen Longville helps DWU quarterback Shaye Slaughter stretch his legs as the Tigers' defense is on the field during a game against Dakota State University on Thursday, Aug. 23 at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
DWU's athletic training program ramps up to a leading role
September 15, 2018 - 7:00am
September 6, 2018
Headquarters in Minnetonka, Minn., of UnitedHealth Group, the parent company of UnitedHealthcare, the nation's largest health insurer, which will expand to North Dakota and South Dakota and areas of Minnesota near Fargo-Moorhead in January 2019.
Nation's top health insurer to expand into three-state region in January
September 6, 2018 - 7:37pm
August 29, 2018
Sanford Health CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft at a news conference in 2012 in Moorhead. Forum file photo
Sanford CEO quashes rumors of resignation, forced exit
August 29, 2018 - 3:35pm
August 20, 2018
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
August 20, 2018 - 5:11pm
August 11, 2018
Kelby Krabbenhoft, president and CEO of Sanford Health.
Sanford growth strategy: 'We're not getting big just to get big'
August 11, 2018 - 8:33am
July 28, 2018
Avera Health President and CEO Bob Sutton stands for a photo Wednesday at the Avera Grasslands Campus in Mitchell. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
Now on the job: Avera CEO Sutton prioritizes vision for health care system
July 28, 2018 - 9:00am
July 5, 2018
Two indicted in SD in nationwide crackdown on opioids, health care fraud
July 5, 2018 - 6:58pm
June 26, 2018
Sanford Health's main headquarters are in northeast Sioux Falls next to its research facilities.  Submitted photo
Sanford Health, Good Samaritan Society OK partnership to improve senior health care
June 26, 2018 - 6:55pm
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