Ashley Schwab

Meet Ashley

Ashley Schwab is a senior copywriter with Sanford Health. She joined the team in July 2016. You can reach her at ashley.schwab@sanfordhealth.org.

Latest Posts


Woman with a hot/cold pack on her shoulder.

Outreach heart care: Patient found help close to home

"I couldn’t believe Sanford Health would be able to get me in so quickly."
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Raising a child who has cystic fibrosis

CF team at Sanford Health is 'such a great support for us'
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What is integrative health? Treating more than an illness

Specific techniques and practices can help ease patients' stress and discomfort.
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Wrist clinical trial hopes to heal with stem cell therapy

In the future, your own cells could rebuild injured areas.
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Ophthalmologist looks into a patient's eyes using machinery

Life in focus: LASIK now available at Sanford Health

'We prefer to build a relationship with our patients before surgery'
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Veteran David Rowe sees benefits, encourages genetic testing

Sanford Health offers all patients genetic testing at no cost.
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Dr. Thomas Haldis, co-inventor of the Stroke Guide Catheter

In a tight spot: New device may simplify stroke intervention

“If we can streamline the process ... other doctors will be able to step in to help patients in need across the U.S."
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Pleasantly disrupted: A billboard brings patient to answers

Rapid City woman on the way to heart specialist in Minneapolis derailed by Sanford Health interstate sign.
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HPV vaccine for cancers: Team turns an idea into reality

New vaccine may treat not just a single cancer but multiple cancers.
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IGNITE II network brings genomics into everyday care

"The goal is timeliness: getting the right information to the physician before a patient needs it. IGNITE II is helping to create the pathway."
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Sinus infection pain: $11 billion spent annually in U.S.

1 in 8 adults, or about 31 million Americans, receive a diagnosis, and the symptoms can linger for weeks.
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Newborn screenings paved the way for modern genetic testing

How newborn screenings set the stage for the Sanford Chip.
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Genetic testing importance and result types

Navigating genetic test results is best done with an expert who can explain what they mean.
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Sanford Health Dr. Paola Vermeer in her lab at Sanford Research

Reinventing what it means to have cancer

Sanford Health's Dr. Paola Vermeer’s path to innovation.
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Ashley doing the Sanford Chip

Discovering me with the Sanford Chip genetic test

The fact that each item tested allows me to take charge of my health and my future provides me peace of mind.
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