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Moorhead parents ‘willing to try anything,’ open to new Minnesota medical marijuana law

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

MOORHEAD — Brett Solum might be one of the first to obtain medical marijuana under a new Minnesota law slated to take effect next year.

The 13-year-old boy suffers from uncontrollable epileptic seizures, as many as 100 a day.
His doctors have i…continue reading on dglobe.com

A safe flight in the Bakken: Oil companies learn about medical helicopter service

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SOUTH HEART — Oil companies got a closeup look Wednesday at the aircraft getting a lot of business lately because of their industry.
The Spirit Lifeline crew presented its helicopter at a safety event Wednesday near South Heart. Employees of RockP…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘A huge life-saver:’ Anne Carlsen Center serves people with developmental delays, disabilities

March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — To say that 8-month-old Murdock Allen has had some setbacks in his short life is an understatement.
Right after he was born at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, he was rushed to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis, where h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘A huge life-saver:’ Anne Carlsen Center serves people with developmental delays, disabilities

March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — To say that 8-month-old Murdock Allen has had some setbacks in his short life is an understatement.
Right after he was born at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, he was rushed to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis, where h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The clinic will see you now: Sanford set to open new facility Monday in Dickinson

February 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Katherine Lymn
klymn@thedickinsonpress.com
Paintings fill the walls, waiting rooms are stocked with magazines and the storage cupboards are being stocked.
The new Sanford Health Dickinson Clinic is ready to roll.
The clinic officially opens at…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A chance to pre-empt disease: Sanford Health bringing genetic medicine into primary care

February 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Patrick Springer
Forum News Service
FARGO — Anne Roberts considers herself a breast cancer “previvor.”
After learning that she inherited a gene that placed her at very high risk — and knowing her family history was riddled with cancer â…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Patients spend more time reading health info online than with doctor

October 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO When Joel Haugen started practicing medicine in 1982, patients would turn to books or ask for advice from neighbors to learn more about their woes. Continue Reading

Sanford Health Q&A: Dr. Heather Martin

October 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Breast cancer is most successfully treated when caught in the early stages. Continue Reading

Ask St. Joseph’s Sports Medicine: Randy Holland

October 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

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BBB: “Free” medical alerts set off warning bells

July 15, 2013 in The Osakis Review

The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is warning the public of robocalls automated telephone calls telling seniors they’re eligible for a free medical alert system. Continue Reading