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November 17, 2017
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Getting a dog might just save your life
November 17, 2017 - 9:22am
November 9, 2017
Wadena County Veterans Service Officer David Anderson (left) presented Joe Hundeby and his wife Teodora with their Dreams for Veterans trip in October 2017. Kim Brasel / Forum News Service
Wadena veteran gets dream vacation while battling ALS
November 9, 2017 - 5:00am
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 / rking@duluthnews.com
Safe sleeping practice prescribed for infants
November 8, 2017 - 5:50pm
November 7, 2017
Reducing the amount of sugar in your sweet potatoes or opting for baking or roasting potatoes can make for a healthier Thanksgiving dinner. thinkstock.com
Nutrition: Tips for a hearty and healthier Thanksgiving
November 7, 2017 - 4:22am
November 6, 2017
Katie McCarroll, 13, and her mom, Kasey, of Grand Rapids enjoy a recent visit to the grounds around the Civic Center in Duluth. Katie, who has juvenile arthritis, is the youth honoree for this year's Arthritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
When arthritis is kids' stuff: Grand Rapids girl learns to adjust and encourages her peers
November 6, 2017 - 5:41pm
Health Notes: Lung cancer screenings, Wisconsin workforce gaps and more
November 6, 2017 - 5:25pm
November 4, 2017
Volunteer resists flu shot, but Essentia stands by its mandate
November 4, 2017 - 11:58pm
Learn more about PTSD at Duluth event
November 4, 2017 - 4:51pm
November 3, 2017
Healthy Duluth ideas up for funding
November 3, 2017 - 4:57pm
November 1, 2017
Essentia to show off surgical robot
November 1, 2017 - 6:36pm
Michael Ellenbogen lived with an Alzheimer's diagnosis for years. But a recent test says he may not have it after all. Courtesy of Michael Ellenbogen.
Do I have Alzheimer's or don't I?
November 1, 2017 - 11:53am
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Americans are really stressing out about the nation's future
November 1, 2017 - 9:30am
October 30, 2017
At a hand signal from Jolene Hyppa Martin (right), Karen Stubenvoll reads a sentence displayed on a computer screen. Martin, an assistant professor in UMD’s Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, specializes in voice banking, which allows people in the early stages of ALS to record their voices so when speech becomes difficult, they will be able to speak in a synthetic voice that sounds like their own. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Technology allows ALS patients to keep speaking
October 30, 2017 - 10:17pm
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Protein is good for you, but too much of it may not be
October 30, 2017 - 2:37pm
Home remedies: corns and calluses
October 30, 2017 - 1:17pm
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