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Caregivers fill vital role for business, clients

Caregivers fill vital role for business, clients

BEMIDJI-Close to six years ago, Joan Lueth and her siblings had a tough choice to make.

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New Rehab4Life location offers additional neurological therapy treatments

New Rehab4Life location offers additional neurological therapy treatments

FARGO—Unlike those who might dread going to physical therapy, Deanna Bakken grins and says, "I get to go to therapy today." The 49-year-old from Fargo suffers from cerebral palsy and cerebellar atrophy and has spent more than 20 years of her life confined to a wheelchair, but thanks to a new LiteGait system at Rehab4Life, she is now logging miles on a treadmill.

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Medical marijuana arrives in Minnesota as parties look to the future

Medical marijuana arrives in Minnesota as parties look to the future

MINNEAPOLIS – Stakeholders in Minnesota's push for legalizing medical marijuana took time to acknowledge the law's debut Wednesday as a success, but there is more work to be done to make the state's program better.

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Planned Parenthood in Moorhead marks 30 years

Planned Parenthood in Moorhead marks 30 years

MOORHEAD—Moorhead's Planned Parenthood clinic, the second busiest in Minnesota, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.

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ND Department of Health unveils Mobile Medical Unit given by Minnesota

ND Department of Health unveils Mobile Medical Unit given by Minnesota

BISMARCK – North Dakota health officials say a rolling emergency room provided by Minnesota and unveiled here Tuesday will boost the state's ability to respond to emergencies, natural disasters and other events when hospital rooms aren't available.

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Sanford, Essentia taking different approaches as Minn. legalizes medical pot

MOORHEAD – Minnesota's introduction today of medical marijuana—a program some consider one of the nation's most restrictive—appeared poised for a modest start.

Sanford Health Plan opens new Fargo office

Sanford Health Plan opens new Fargo office

FARGO – Sanford Health Plan opened a new office here Monday to handle expanding operations including a new contract covering thousands of North Dakota public employees, family members and retirees.

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Hope, anger and confusion in Minnesota as medical marijuana launch nears

Hope, anger and confusion in Minnesota as medical marijuana launch nears

On Wednesday, Minnesota steps into the strange new world of the marijuana business.

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New senior care unit to open at Prairie St. John's in Fargo

New senior care unit to open at Prairie St. John's in Fargo

FARGO – Prairie St. John's routinely has a few elderly patients mixing with younger patients in its psychiatric units.

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MARIJUANA: A New Option

MARIJUANA: A New Option

Medicinal marijuana facility set to open in Moorhead, Minn

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HEALTH CARE: Helping Them Stay Home

HEALTH CARE: Helping Them Stay Home

Home health care providers face growing demand as region’s population ages, seeks independent living

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HEALTH CARE: Staying on course: Tips for golfing with joint pain

HEALTH CARE: Staying on course: Tips  for golfing with joint pain

Professional golfer Phil Mickelson was preparing to compete in the 2010 U.S. Open when, unexpectedly, his joints started to ache.

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ND health insurers relieved by high court's Obamacare decision

FARGO—The U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold tax subsidies for individual health coverage provided by the Affordable Care Act marketplace was applauded by North Dakota health insurers and providers as helping to maintain coverage.

Grand Forks pharmacy on track to open by Nov. 1

GRAND FORKS-Third Street Clinic aims to have a pharmacy open in downtown Grand Forks by November.

Fargo-Moorhead area abuzz with dental, chiropractic projects

Fargo-Moorhead area abuzz with dental, chiropractic projects

FARGO—There's been a recent flurry of building permit activity for chiropractic and dental clinics in the Fargo-Moorhead area.

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