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Dave and Eric Van Dusen

Heart screenings protect against disease, save lives

Cardiovascular disease accounts for nearly 1 of every 3 deaths in the U.S.
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Father and toddler son stand on a grassy shoreline, fishing at dusk. On water or land, mosquitoes can carry West Nile virus.

West Nile virus confirmed in Upper Midwest

About 1 in 5 experience flu-like symptoms
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Family camping and grilling out by lake

Tips for keeping your cookouts and picnics safe

With summer in full swing, the risk of foodborne illness heats up.
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woman holding up samples in a lab

Research internship program attracts students nationwide

"Before anything can happen on the patient level, it has to happen on the lab side first."
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Ashley Lopez de Nava and nursing preceptors

Sanford Health’s internship program reaches record numbers

While Sanford Health's internship program started with a focus on nurses, it has since expanded to include nonclinical areas.
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M&Ms

Sugar: The villain of heart health

Consuming too much sugar can you put you at higher risk for a heart attack or stroke.
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Joe Beaudreau

American Indian health advocates: Bridging the gap

Annual Native American powwow honors medical caregivers in Northern Minnesota community.
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Maria and Michael Gallagher and their daughter, Kaida

Breastfeeding a premature baby: A first-time mother’s story

'We were super well prepared' thanks to the help of a lactation consultant at Sanford Health.
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Sad young boy

Childhood suicide: Bullying, ADHD and relationships

“There’s a lot of pressure on kids that’s not good for their emotional development.”
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Kristin Wieman and her family

Woman holds breath to reduce radiation damage to heart

Sanford Health trains breast cancer patients to use "deep inspiration breath hold"
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Swimming: Kathy Grady with a student from her youth triathlon training program

Swimming lessons benefit people of all ages

From children to adults to triathletes, lessons and training programs are available.
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Sanford POWER Volleyball Academy

Fall volleyball league teaches youth the basics of the game

Getting kids involved with the sport early helps developing them as players and increases the competition and level of play.
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Jeff Chau at American Ninja Warrior

Sanford Health employee competes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’

"My kids and I have watched it quite a bit and they have always said I should go on the show."
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nurse smiling

Former patient becomes nurse because of childhood care

Letter from one of her care givers provided inspiration. "I get to see patients over and over again and establish that connection."
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Legends of Gold Wrestling group photo

Youth wrestling team trains hard, makes history

"Lots of wrestlers think 'more is better,' but they need to listen to their bodies and communicate with us."
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