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November 14, 2018
ND Medicaid changes should improve access to addiction, mental health services
November 14, 2018 - 2:48pm
November 5, 2018
Jim Sagissor suffered debilitating chronic pain after a motorcycle accident in 2011. He relied heavily on narcotic painkillers, which failed to alleviate his pain and caused problems. His pain has been greatly relieved after a procedure last year implanted a spinal cord stimulator, which sends messages to his brain to block the pain.
Opioid free: Pain ‘like a thousand bee stings’ now a manageable ‘nuisance’
November 5, 2018 - 7:46am
October 17, 2018
Tom Krabbenhoft of Moorhead lives daily with a bad back and other chronic problems, physical and mental, caused by surviving a helicopter crash while serving with the North Dakota National Guard 26 years ago. David Samson / Forum News Service
'The most terrifying moment': 26 years later, Minnesota vet still battles effects of helicopter crash in Alaskan wilderness
October 17, 2018 - 6:17am
October 5, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Kindness often finds us where we are wounded
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Biased research fueled countless harmful diet fads
September 30, 2018 - 6:00pm
Kelly Hatlen talks with her son, Cash, Thursday, July 19, 2018, at their home in Fargo. Cash lives with cerebral palsy and requires near constant medical attention. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
A Fargo mother’s struggle to care for her severely disabled son
September 30, 2018 - 6:05am
September 25, 2018
Bryon Dorgan
Dorgan: ND GOP officials 'outsourced' health care decisions to Texas
September 25, 2018 - 7:14pm
September 6, 2018
Headquarters in Minnetonka, Minn., of UnitedHealth Group, the parent company of UnitedHealthcare, the nation's largest health insurer, which will expand to North Dakota and South Dakota and areas of Minnesota near Fargo-Moorhead in January 2019.
Nation's top health insurer to expand into three-state region in January
September 6, 2018 - 7:37pm
August 22, 2018
Rep. Kevin Cramer, left, R-North Dakota, speaks in Bismarck on Wednesday to dispute statements made earlier this month by state Democratic leaders on issues related to the Affordable Care Act. In the background is North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, second from right, and North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread, far right. Scott McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
ND Republicans, Democrats continue sparring over health care
August 22, 2018 - 9:54pm
N.D. Senator Heidi Heitkamp speaks during a question-and-answer session Wednesday afternoon with the Grand Forks Herald editorial board. Nick Nelson / Grand Forks Herald
Commentary: What Heidi Heitkamp isn’t talking about: Obamacare didn’t improve the uninsured problem and it didn’t make insurance cheaper
August 22, 2018 - 6:00pm
August 20, 2018
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
August 20, 2018 - 5:11pm
August 16, 2018
A trauma room is prepped for patients at the Sanford Medical Center in south Fargo. The hospital has been verified as a Level I Adult Trauma Center. David Samson /  Forum News Service
Sanford in Fargo earns designation as a top-level trauma center — only one in between Minneapolis and Seattle
August 16, 2018 - 7:41pm
August 13, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., listens to North Dakota residents discuss their experiences with acquiring medical care while faced with preexisting conditions. The roundtable discussion took place Monday morning at the Bismarck Public Library in Bismarck. John Hageman / Forum News Service
Heitkamp blasts state leaders for joining in Affordable Care Act lawsuit
August 13, 2018 - 6:04pm
August 11, 2018
Kelby Krabbenhoft, president and CEO of Sanford Health.
Sanford growth strategy: 'We're not getting big just to get big'
August 11, 2018 - 8:33am
August 9, 2018
North Dakota insurance commissioner backs attorney general in overturning Affordable Care Act
August 9, 2018 - 9:07pm
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