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March 8, 2018
Surgeons perform surgery on a 24-week fetus at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Sept. 26, 2017. Under the Affordable Care Act, many Americans are forced to shop around, again and again, when insurance plans quit the market or modify their terms. (Beatrice de Gea/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Premiums for ACA health insurance plans could jump 90 percent in three years
March 8, 2018 - 1:40pm
February 10, 2018
Pediatric oncologists Brenda Weigel, co-director of the sarcoma program for the Masonic Cancer Center at the University of Minnesota, and Branden Moriarity, an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Masonic Cancer Center, photographed in Minneapolis on Jan. 30, 2018, are researching osteosarcoma using money from the Zach Sobiech osteosarcoma fund. (Mary Divine / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
New cancer treatment in clinical trial thanks to Zach Sobiech: Teen’s legacy lives on in cancer research
February 10, 2018 - 4:26pm
December 14, 2017
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He was a renowned surgeon - until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liver
December 14, 2017 - 3:11pm
April 11, 2014
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U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius prepares prior to testifying before the Senate Finance Committee hearing on the President’s budget proposal for fiscal year 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday
Sebelius: I’m responsible for debacle: Health secretary resigns after Obamacare launch woes
April 11, 2014 - 12:07am
February 22, 2014
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Lucy Meg Quinit, pictured Friday at Trinity Health in Minot, is one of 86 nurses from the Philippines recruited to work in the city.
FOTB: Home away from home: Nurses from Philippines helping plug holes in Oil Patch health care
February 22, 2014 - 11:57pm
February 15, 2014
Fight against bad medicine: Medical community teams up with law enforcement to combat prescription abuse from the inside
February 15, 2014 - 11:21pm
December 26, 2013
Crisp: Modern medicine still doesn’t provide the ‘good death’
December 26, 2013 - 3:50pm
Reader's view: Thank goodness for America's socialism
August 26, 2011 - 12:00am
September 7, 2010
Deanna Shoup (left) and Alicia Phillips are students at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Shoup, 35, is from the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota. Phillips, 40, served with the Army in Iraq in 1989-90 and is in the National Guard. Shoup has five children; Phillips has three. (Bob King /
UMD med students pack wealth of life experience
September 7, 2010 - 12:00am
August 15, 2010
Lisa Gibson of Embarrass signs a media release form for Jayne Tola, who was working as a production assistant for the "Dr. Oz Show," which was filming in Embarrass on Saturday. Gibson will be traveling to New York City on Tuesday to film her embarrassing medical question for the show. (Janna Goerdt / For the News Tribune)
Embarrass ready to blush for 'Dr. Oz' TV show
August 15, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
'Dr. Oz Show' to tape embarrassing questions in Embarrass
August 13, 2010 - 11:49am
June 14, 2010
Life-saving cancer treatment lacks investors
June 14, 2010 - 12:00am
John Brekke is a former dental surgeon who turned to medical technology invention. The technology he developed 20 years ago is used in bone grafts, periodontal surgery and other applications. The technology he is developing now allows for three-dimensional cell research and more. (Clint Austin /
Medical inventor maintains home base in Duluth basement
June 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Alexis Timmer of Carlton is shown at age 15 and as a baby. (Submitted photos)
Carlton teenager celebrates life after defying odds to survive infancy
June 14, 2010 - 12:00am
November 29, 2009
Bill Bronniche (left) and Andy Odean, both of Duluth, received their white coats during the 2009 Professionalism Ceremony at Creighton University School of Pharmacy in Omaha, Neb.(Submitted photo)
Two Duluth men receive their white coats
November 29, 2009 - 12:00am