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Palliative care: Comfort beyond measure

The medical specialty focuses on symptom management to provide comfort and relief.
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Denny Sanford named International Outstanding Philanthropist

Denny Sanford, successful businessman and long-time supporter of health programs, children’s services and other charitable causes across the United States, has been selected to receive the 2012 Award for Outstanding Philanthropist, given by the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ (AFP) as the organization’s top philanthropy honor. The award honors an individual with a proven record of […]
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Sanford Bemidji completes first cardiology procedures

A major milestone was met in Sanford Bemidji’s journey towards accomplishing its vision as a premier regional, innovative, rural health care delivery organization. A team of medical specialists at Sanford Bemidji successfully completed its first three cardiac catheterizations procedures. “It is a wonderful thing to have happen to this community,” said Dr. Jeffrey Watkins, interventional […]
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Sanford Project committed to finding Type 1 Diabetes cure

Sanford Project researchers have reached a critical milestone in a clinical trial testing a combination of two medications to determine if the drugs can help patients with type 1 diabetes keep their blood glucose levels under control with less or no insulin. In the trial termed REPAIR-T1D, two FDA-approved drugs, sitagliptin and lansoprazole, are evaluated […]
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Family Wellness launches to improve health and fitness

Sanford Health and the YMCA of Cass and Clay Counties together announce the opening of Family Wellness, an 80,000-square-foot comprehensive health and fitness center. The $12 million facility officially opens today at 2960 Seter Parkway, Fargo (West of Scheels Arena). Family Wellness provides a unique environment to promote wellness through: A place for the entire […]
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Hope and Hart launch Edith Sanford Breast Cancer

You know her as the energetic, confident, picture-perfect icon of “Entertainment Tonight.” But on August 17 at a special event in Sioux Falls, S.D., she stepped on stage personifying a new day in the fight against breast cancer. “Hello everybody. I’m Mary Hart. And this is my mother,” said the native South Dakotan, proudly holding […]
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Sanford Webster Names New CEO

David Rogers to lead Webster Medical Center.
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New program will empower families to make healthy choices

Introducing Sanford Fit — nutritional, physical, emotional & behavioral health
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a teenage athlete receives physical therapy

Rehabilitation: Information for patients and families

Specialists from a variety of fields create a unique plan of care tailored to your condition, abilities, and expected outcomes.
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Sanford Health announces children’s clinic in Mexico

Children in the region of Baja, Mexico will soon have their own Castle of Care™. Sanford Health announced today plans to open a Sanford Children’s Clinic in the Baja. The Sanford Children’s Clinic in the Baja is one of seven Sanford Clinic’s announced as part of the initiatives outlined after a $400 million donation from […]
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