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A growing number of people are experiencing rashes because they're allergic to the toiletry wipes they use, according to a dermatologist at The Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center. The culp...
3/7/14 at 1:45 PM Maintaining MNsure 2/28/14 at 5:06 PM
Have you struggled to pay for health care? 2/28/14 at 11:11 AM
Dance against cancer
Dancing wont necessarily cure cancer, but it can help raise money for the fight against it. Performers from a handful of local dance companies will perform during the eighth annual Dancing Against Can...
3/5/14 at 11:00 PM Free program on seizure disorders 3/3/14 at 11:00 PM
Seizure education 2/28/14 at 11:00 PM
Learning to give bad news: the patient's perspective
After Suzanne Leigh's daughter, Natasha, died from a brain tumor, her mother wrote an essay about "What I wish I'd said to my child's doctor." One of her pieces of advice was to ban junior doctors fr...
3/5/14 at 2:41 PM Emotions by rote: when empathy is scripted 3/3/14 at 10:22 AM
Learning to give bad news 2/27/14 at 12:55 PM
Build and heal
In the week following the Pemberton Trail 50K, the warm days in the desert offered an opportunity to pile on miles. Easy, flat footing, along with ideal temperatures, allowed me to easily log more th...
3/2/14 at 7:52 PM Around the corner 3/1/14 at 7:52 AM
Great anticipation 2/16/14 at 12:15 PM
Balanced Health is a new business in town. It's about evaluating the awareness of natural health with bioenergetic hair and saliva testing. You can discover the performance of your internal systems an...
3/2/14 at 6:35 AM The Cost of Health Care 2/25/14 at 7:03 AM
The Anatomy of Quick Health Care for Young Children 2/24/14 at 4:18 PM
To forgive and to be forgiven each benefit our health
Thoughts of unforgiveness arent good for us. They affect us like water in our cars gas tank we dont run right. And those we wont forgive can be affected too. The health-giving effects of forgiving...
2/27/14 at 10:42 AM Bonnie Horrigan: Health Care Transformer 1/28/14 at 1:32 PM
What word will inspire you to keep your resolutions in 2014? 1/21/14 at 10:11 AM
To Change A Drug, Have a Medical Procedure, Or Change a Treatment
Essentia is part of a promoting a new campaign called "Choosing Wisely." It is a nationwide initiative launched by the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation aimed at starting a conversation a...
2/25/14 at 4:46 PM Men's Health: Prostate News 2/25/14 at 7:16 AM
Sometimes in Duluth, We Don't Hear About All The Good Works Elsewhere 10/28/13 at 4:13 AM
Faces of the Boom: Nurses from Philippines helping plug holes in Oil Patch health care
MINOT, N.D. Filipino nurse Lucy Meg Quinit thought she and her family would miss home more as they adjust to a new life in North Dakota. But Quinit is among more than 80 nurses from the Philippines ...
2/24/14 at 7:58 AM Cancer center provides local treatment option for Williston area 10/7/13 at 11:42 PM
Ambulance services hurting in the Oil Patch 7/18/13 at 11:51 PM
How's That Working For You?
As Ecclesiastes and The Byrds remind us, there are seasons in our lives. Ebbs and flows. We are always changing and dynamic. Sometimes the change is dramatic and swift; at other times it's subtle, onl...
2/20/14 at 11:45 AM The Ultimate Offensive Weapon 3/14/13 at 4:51 PM
Coaching: Honesty 3/16/12 at 10:45 AM
Recipe: Lentil Soup
Years ago, I took my two oldest daughters, who were then little people, to a Shoppe for a proper tea party. Five minutes with the menu convinced me that we would need to be creative if we were going...
2/18/14 at 1:16 PM Recipe: Pancakes 2/11/14 at 12:49 PM
Are We Truly Free? 1/22/14 at 1:58 PM
Drinking Coffee Could Save Your Life
More than half of American adults drink coffee every day. According to the latest research, two cups of coffee a day may actually save your life. Results from a 2013 study performed by the Harvard Sc...
2/10/14 at 12:21 PM Get Your Car Seat Checked 6/4/13 at 3:07 PM
DOUGLAS COUNTY GOES STREET SMART 8/2/12 at 2:22 PM
2014 Health Savings Account Eligibility
Some news outlets are wronglyreporting ObamaCare/ACAeliminated Heath Savings Accounts - Not so fast. Health Savings Accounts are still available and a viable means of saving for health care expenses o...
2/7/14 at 8:13 AM Health Care in Retirement 1/29/14 at 6:43 PM
WI Health Insurance Companies May Extend Renewals 11/21/13 at 11:57 AM
Dine and Dash
This weekend we happened to be out of town at dinner time (or supper, if you grew up the way I did!). Our restaurant of choice was a pizza buffet. It doesn't really matter which one - we've been to th...
11/19/13 at 6:03 PM Dropping Like Flies 12/3/10 at 1:49 PM
Wherein I pretend to be a medical professional. 11/12/10 at 4:19 PM
Update: Minnesota looking into Obamacare changes
By Don Davis Minnesota officials are trying to determine whether President Barack Obamas Thursday health care changes will affect the state. Our Department of Commerce and MNsure staff are presently a...
11/14/13 at 6:41 PM Minnesota not clear about Obamacare changes impact 11/14/13 at 12:16 PM
Exchanges open with some sputters 10/2/13 at 8:12 AM
The Nanny McPhee Effect
"There is something you should understand about the way I work. When you need me but do not want me, then I must stay. When you want me but no longer need me, then I have to go. It's rather sad, reall...
10/8/13 at 10:14 AM Where in the World has Natasha been this Summer? 7/13/13 at 11:11 AM
Hooooooold on....... 4/18/13 at 5:56 PM