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January 9, 2018
Maija Kaarto (right), a registered nurse at St. Luke's Hospital, talks to Mark Olsen via telephone to check on how he's doing during treatment in a hyperbaric chamber. Bob King /
Hyperbaric chambers only a small part of advanced wound care at St. Luke's, Community Memorial
January 9, 2018 - 5:00am
December 19, 2017
Report: Minnesota's flu-shot rate too low
December 19, 2017 - 5:38pm
December 5, 2017
Brittney Kurhajetz, critical care education coordinator at St. Luke's, describes how the computer analyzes each user's performance on the "patient" to determine what was done right and where improvements need to be made. Bob King /
Pumping up cardiac training: St. Luke’s counting on technology to improve results
December 5, 2017 - 5:55am
November 30, 2017
Northland pays more for health care
November 30, 2017 - 12:01am
November 28, 2017
Jamie Kutasevich of Duluth contracted HIV when she was in high school 19 years ago. She chose to speak out about her disease. "I've gotten spit on before," she said. "I've had people come up to me and say terrible things." --- Clint Austin /
At 16, she went public with HIV: Duluth woman recounts 19-year battle
November 28, 2017 - 5:55am
November 10, 2017
Puerto Rico's mountainous central region was hard hit by Hurricane Maria. As authorities scramble to restore basic services to the island, residents in the sparsely populated interior are likely to be some of the last to have power and water again. (Jim Wyss / Miami Herald)
Northland hospitals cope with supply shortage in wake of hurricane
November 10, 2017 - 6:24pm
November 8, 2017
Stephanie Forslund, clinical supervisor at the St. Luke's hospital birthing center, demonstrates infant safe sleep practice during a news conference Wednesday at the hospital by placing 2-month-old Dylan Grenberg of Duluth into his own small crib on his back and swaddling him in a sleep sack. Bob King /
Safe sleeping practice prescribed for infants
November 8, 2017 - 5:50pm
November 6, 2017
Dr. David Baldes makes a point about caring for those with mental illness, alongside Dr. Michalene Stevermer, during a panel discussion on serious and persistent mental illness held at the Greysolon Ballroom in Duluth Monday afternoon. Both are psychiatrists with St. Luke's. Bob King /
Mental health stereotype disputed; Blame for shootings often misplaced, Duluth psychiatrists say
November 6, 2017 - 8:46pm
Essentia requiring flu shots for employees, but some question policy
October 6, 2017 - 7:19pm
August 18, 2017
A Life Link III helicopter takes off from Sky Harbor Airport in Duluth in 2012. (News Tribune file photo)
Does the Iron Range need two air ambulance bases?
August 18, 2017 - 9:21pm
August 15, 2017
Dr. Like He inserts an acupuncture needle into William Brown's leg at the St. Luke's Medical Arts Clinic. Brown suffers from chronic back pain and says acupuncture treatments offer him pain relief.  Although it’s ancient, how acupuncture works still isn’t clearly understood, He said, although there are theories. Mike Krebs /
Acupuncture doc: St. Luke’s physician providing ancient alternative for pain
August 15, 2017 - 4:14am
Does acupuncture hurt?
August 15, 2017 - 2:12am
August 14, 2017
Essentia, St. Luke's charity-care change questioned
August 14, 2017 - 9:07pm
July 11, 2017
After coffee Friday at Caribou Coffee in Canal Park, the retired senior group heads back to the Rose Garden along the Lakewalk. Every day, rain or shine, heat or cold, a group of retired seniors walk a 4½-mile loop along the Lakewalk from the Rose Garden to Caribou Coffee and back again. Bob King /
Retiring for Life: Five tips for staying active and healthy in the post-work years
July 11, 2017 - 5:00am
May 23, 2017
Donna and Chuck Froseth share a laugh in their Hermantown home recently. Donna credits Chuck’s support with the success she had in losing more than 100 pounds since late 2015. She had to lose the weight before her surgeon would replace her left knee. Steve Kuchera /
Surgery delayed: Some patients told to address other issues ahead of joint replacement
May 23, 2017 - 4:00am