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August 15, 2018
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, right, made note of how many people who are addicted to opioids said their addiction started after taking a pain prescription after having a dental or medical procedure. Stenehjem also spoke on the ONERx program that the North Dakota State University School of Pharmacy created which he said is a good thing to help prevent opioid abuse. Also shown are, from left, Amy Werremeyer, Mike Schwab and Elizabeth Skoy. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
New program helps North Dakota pharmacists prevent opioid abuse
August 15, 2018 - 7:25pm
August 5, 2018
Prairie St. John’s has announced plans to build a new "state of the art" facility in Fargo, with 128 beds as well as residential and partial hospitalization care. Officials are expected to decide soon whether the hospital will be built on the current grounds near Island Park or at a new site in south Fargo. Forum file photo
Prairie St. John's plans new $40 million psychiatric hospital in Fargo
August 5, 2018 - 8:17am
July 11, 2018
Jon Godfread, North Dakota Insurance Commissioner. Special to Forum News Service
North Dakota becomes 48th state to make insurers cover autism treatments
July 11, 2018 - 1:04pm
June 22, 2018
Ethos Care to provide hospice care in the Fargo-Moorhead area
June 22, 2018 - 4:00pm
Shawn Bolf of Normanna Township works through a pile of medical records Tuesday, May 22. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
May 22, 2018 - 10:18pm
May 17, 2018
Deb Davis, assistant regional director for the Northeast Human Service Center and director for its alcohol and drug program, has been with the agency since 1985. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Struggling to meet the need for drug counselors
May 17, 2018 - 7:19pm
May 7, 2018
Karrie Bauman gets a hug from her six-year-old son, J.J., in their Bismarck home last week. J.J., born without thumbs and a radius on each arm, has undergone multiple surgeries to remove and re-attach his index fingers to replace his thumbs. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Boy born without thumbs, radius undergoes fourth surgery in Bismarck
May 7, 2018 - 6:00am
April 24, 2018
Pharma company moving North American headquarters from Florida to Fargo
April 24, 2018 - 5:19pm
April 20, 2018
ND medical marijuana deadline extended after snafu
April 20, 2018 - 4:34pm
April 10, 2018
Minnesota medical marijuana users struggle with cost, finding doctors to prescribe
April 10, 2018 - 6:06pm
April 6, 2018
Dennis Millirons, the former president of Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, discusses the design for Fargo's new Sanford hospital on Oct. 10, 2013. Millirons died April 2, 2018, at age 66. Forum file photo
Former Sanford Medical Center President Millirons dies
April 6, 2018 - 5:12pm
March 30, 2018
The Blue Cross Blue Shield building in Fargo as seen Oct. 10, 2017. Forum file photo
Regulators to examine ND Blues' handling of behavioral health, substance abuse claims
March 30, 2018 - 6:28pm
March 28, 2018
North Dakota first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum speaks to a group of people Tuesday in DeNault Auditorium at the University of Jamestown about addiction as a disease and advocating for better treatment programs. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
ND first lady, governor discuss addiction challenges
March 28, 2018 - 6:25pm
March 27, 2018
Demand for mental health services spikes in Minnesota county
March 27, 2018 - 5:58pm
March 26, 2018
Donna Hintz, a registered nurse at CHI St. Alexius Health in Bismarck, checks on two-day-old Reba Lukenbach, the daughter of Kyle and Alicia Lukenbach of Golden Valley, in the hospital nursery last week. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Recruiting company aims to help ND hospitals find nurses in tight job market
March 26, 2018 - 6:04am