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Contests tap student ideas for mental health, heart care

UND and NDSU students are applying their innovative approach to helping patients
Carson Walker 6 min read
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Neuropsychologist invents ‘brain break’ cap at Sanford

Weighted cap could help people with severe brain injury, anxiety or autism
Carson Walker 8 min read
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Practicing mindfulness can ease pandemic worry

Learn how and why to work mindfulness into your self-care routine
Simon Floss 9 min read
Four Sanford Health nurses don PPE in the hallway of a COVID-19 unit.

Sanford Health idea challenge takes on suicide prevention

Pandemic has worsened suicide risk for patients and those who care for them
Carson Walker 13 min read
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8 tips to help your child have a positive body image

Teach your child about a healthy lifestyle instead of focusing on appearance
Parenting Services 4 min read
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Veteran living at Good Samaritan Society wins literary award

Bob Worthington chronicles life as an infantry combat advisor in Vietnam
Matt Holsen 5 min read
A Sanford health nurse in face shield and mask hands a paper to another nurse wearing gloves and holding a bag to safely receive it.

‘Psychological PPE’ resources offered for front-line workers

Dr. Craig Uthe and Dr. Jeffrey Leichter share wellness message with employees
Simon Floss 6 min read
Three Sanford Health employees sit talking in a conference room, spaced 6 feet apart from each other.

Sanford cares for its caregivers as human beings first

Caregivers feel pandemic stressors too, and Sanford Health is here to help
Courtney Collen 3 min read
Runner in stocking cap and sweatshirt pauses on a sunny fall day.

Finding relief from SAD during pandemic presents challenges

Staying safe from COVID-19 and wintertime blues will require creativity
Mick Garry 7 min read
Health care provider looking at her smartphone in a hospital waiting area with blue chairs.

Help line answers call to support ND medical community

Reach for Resilience is staffed by health care workers, for health care workers
Katie Foutz 6 min read