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December 30, 2016
Singer George Michael performs with Lisa Stansfield at the Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert for AIDS Awareness, at Wembley Stadium, in London Britain April 20, 1992. Michael died on December 25, 2016. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez/Files
George Michael autopsy 'inconclusive,' more tests needed, police say
December 30, 2016 - 9:45am
Grand Forks firefighters, engineers and emergency personnel work at the Altru Clinic on Thursday evening, Dec. 29, following a structural issue of the building after a 16-foot beam failed. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Altru main clinic in Grand Forks remains closed Friday
December 30, 2016 - 8:46am
December 29, 2016
Miles Weske and his fiance Brooklyn Weber enjoy a night out at Prairie Bay Grill in Baxter, Minn., shortly before Christmas. In September, Weske was involved in a medical helicopter crash that almost cost him his life. Submitted photo
Paramedic in helicopter crash out of the hospital, ready to work again
December 29, 2016 - 7:01pm
December 27, 2016
Why more heart-related deaths happen around the holidays
December 27, 2016 - 6:15pm
Teens' view of pot changed in one state after legalization
December 27, 2016 - 10:45am
December 25, 2016
Lainee Balsimo pets a kitten at Heartland Animal Rescue Team, one of the locations she visited as part of a day of fun organized for the 5-year-old. Lainee was diagnosed with a rare childhood cancer last October. Submitted photo
Home for Christmas: Doctors reverse grim cancer diagnosis for 5-year-old
December 25, 2016 - 6:09am
December 24, 2016
Patients treated by female physicians had 30-day mortality rates of 11.07 percent, compared with 11.49 percent for male doctors, the study found. Pixabay images.
Female physicians have slight edge with fewer patient deaths, complications
December 24, 2016 - 6:00pm
Photograph of author Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders by Ann Arbor Miller, annarbormiller.com. Photograph was taken on Jan. 18, 2011, in Fargo, N.D.
Minding Our Elders: Christmas is season of love not perfection
December 24, 2016 - 9:46am
December 23, 2016
LGBT individuals more likely to be incarcerated
December 23, 2016 - 1:16pm
December 22, 2016
U.S. Democrats lean on drug pricing as Obamacare repeal looms
December 22, 2016 - 3:16pm
To prevent injuries during family vacations, parents should either bring a car seat or rent one at their destination, Clark advised. Many airlines allow parents to check a car seat for free, and some ride share and car service companies can offer reservations with car seats.
Parents may overlook children's safety while on holiday vacations
December 22, 2016 - 8:00am
December 20, 2016
Third-grader Trevor Jouppi, 8, of Duluth, gives a Christmas tree to Andrea Orest, her newborn Rowan, and son Eldan, all of Grand Marais, Minn., at the Birthplace at St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016. Lester Park students presented decorated miniature Christmas trees to patients. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Elementary students bring Christmas cheer to Duluth hospitals
December 20, 2016 - 5:09pm
December 19, 2016
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Nearly five years in the making, Sanford Health's newest home is nearing completion
December 19, 2016 - 5:08pm
December 18, 2016
"We only found a benefit from the combination of lidocaine with sugar and the parent instructional video," said lead study author Dr. Anna Taddio, a pharmacy researcher at the University of Toronto. Pixabay image.
Spoonful of sugar alone may not ease babies' vaccination pain
December 18, 2016 - 7:33am
December 17, 2016
Dr. Henry Heimlich (L), the 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with inventing the life-saving technique named for him, poses with Patty Ris, 87, who he saved this week from choking on a hamburger, at the Deupree House seniors' home in Cincinatti, Ohio, U.S. May 27, 2016. Episcopal Retirement Services/Bryan Reynolds/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo
Dr. Henry Heimlich, of Heimlich maneuver fame, dies at 96
December 17, 2016 - 5:15pm
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