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Sanford Health, Jane Thaden Lawson

Being pregnant with twins pushed aside my tendency to plan

It helped to have few expectations when labor, delivery turned out to be erratic
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 12 min read
Sanford Health

Man fundraises for research-study inspiration: his daughter

Friedreich's ataxia can't be stopped yet, but two men have formed a bond trying
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 36 min read
A mom kisses a toddler boy on the cheek. The mom's face is in profile.

Raising a child who has cystic fibrosis

CF team at Sanford Health is 'such a great support for us'
Avatar Ashley Schwab 6 min read
Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center

Roger Maris Cancer Center’s goal: national care destination

Sanford Health's plans include research, new services, growth, hospice
Terry Vandrovec Terry Vandrovec 5 min read
Sanford Health providers and genetic counselors work with families to determine if genetic testing is right for children

Genetic testing for pediatric cancer

When is it appropriate for a child to have a genetic test? Counselors weigh in.
SHN Staff SHN Staff 13 min read
Good Samaritan Society home health care

Good Samaritan Society home health nurse helps baby, family

“He was my little rock star,” says LaToya Buzalsky of her infant patient Murphy.
Avatar Vanessa Carlson Bender 6 min read

Diagnosing, managing a child’s developmental disabilities

Genetic testing, counseling can help find the diagnosis, cause and intervention
SHN Staff SHN Staff 8 min read

Kyle Rudolph: Excellence on and off the field

The Vikings tight end who makes efforts to give back visits Sioux Falls
SHN Staff SHN Staff 7 min read

Sanford Children’s to host Cure Kids Cancer Radiothon

Results Radio station hosts to broadcast live from hospital Thursday and Friday.
SHN Staff SHN Staff 2 min read
Elizabeth Oestreich

5 tips for keeping kids safe this winter

The Safety Center gives cold-weather advice on car seats, sleep and more.
Alexa Olson Alexa Olson 6 min read