Recent Stories

A 4-year-old girl climbs onto a kitchen chair near signs and photo displays from her time in the hospital at Sanford Health.

‘Miracle child’ in Minnesota survives tractor accident

4-year-old makes full recovery with help from specialists at Sanford Health
Simon Floss 10 min read
Little girl with BPAN, a rare brain disease, plays in front of a fireplace in her living room.

Research into rare brain disease gets a boost

Don’t Forget Morgan Foundation supports Sanford Research scientist’s work
Bethany Freel 7 min read
Dr. Paola Vermeer poses with four others in lab coats in the Sanford Research lab. In the background are shelves with brightly colored bottles, blue plastic bins and metal lockers.

Collaboration across lab may lead to better cancer treatment

Sanford Research scientists in oncology, neuroscience study new ways to stop tumor growth
Simon Floss 7 min read
A happy Sanford Health patient family poses outside their front door: dad, mom and baby.

Post febrile seizure, family grateful for care at Sanford

While frightening, this type of seizure is common for kids, providers say
Simon Floss 7 min read

Brain Fitness combines activities for sharper body and mind

Activities like classes keep residents moving and motivated
Matt Holsen 4 min read
Chiropractic doing spinal mobilisation in physiotherapist's office

Sanford chiropractic care treats the whole patient

Bemidji/Bagley doctor explains benefits of chiropractic care, combining services at Sanford
Jason Anschutz 5 min read
Interpretation of tomography of the brain in the ICU

Change in behavior leads to brain tumor discovery

Kim Olson's sister knew something was wrong and got her to the hospital
Simon Floss 8 min read
stroke certification: doctors looking at Air Med Photos

Sanford Fargo earns highest level of stroke certification

Medical center is the only advanced comprehensive stroke center in ND, northwest MN
Christen Rennich 3 min read
Stroke patient Donavon Czech in wheelchair by window.

Stroke patient’s life saved with unrelated doctor visit

Swift-thinking providers recognized stroke signs during kidney treatment
Erin Horn 4 min read
Cheerful senior white woman uses a walker during physical therapy session. A mid adult Asian female physical therapist is helping her walk with the walker.

Group in Bemidji helps support stroke survivors

Program helps family members, caregivers adjust to changing needs as well
Jason Anschutz 7 min read