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A woman's hand gestures toward sewing supplies on a table with a medical face mask.

How to make, wear and care for face masks

You can make face masks at home to help stop the spread of the coronavirus
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 10 min read
A heart painted on a window bears the message, "Try to be a rainbow in someone else's cloud," in the #aworldofhearts movement.

Sanford Health joins #AWorldOfHearts movement

Children's hospital staff & patients spread positivity amid COVID-19 uncertainty
Simon Floss Simon Floss 4 min read
Through the new COVID-19 home monitoring program, Sanford Health doctors and nurses can keep tabs on patients virtually.

Sanford encourages video visits for regular appointments

Patients can see their providers from the comfort and safe distance of home
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 7 min read

Support your immune system during COVID-19 pandemic

Sanford Health experts say that over time, diet and exercise will help
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
A mother sits at a desk attempting to work from home while her young daughter stands on the back of her chair

Working from home: Healthy ways to juggle new demands

Suddenly working from the home office? Tips for your physical and mental health
SHN Staff SHN Staff 6 min read
Senior Pastor Greg Wilcox headshot

Maintaining faith through COVID-19 pandemic

Pastor Greg Wilcox offers advice on staying spiritually and mentally well
Simon Floss Simon Floss 5 min read

How to maintain a healthy mind through COVID-19 pandemic

Pull up a chair and talk mental health with Dr. Craig Uthe
Simon Floss Simon Floss 4 min read
Greg Wilcox speaks to a group of people scattered at tables.

Keeping a positive mindset amid COVID-19 pandemic

Fear is a natural response. Here are 5 tips for managing it
Simon Floss Simon Floss 5 min read
Justin Underwood holds a plank

Working toward that world-record plank while stuck at home

Sanford Wellness Center fitness expert gives tips for tackling, modifying plank
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 7 min read
An older man who resides at a Good Samaritan Society location looks at his daughter via FaceTime on a cellphone. Technology is helping visitors who can't see their loved ones right now.

Staying in touch when you can’t visit patients, residents

Messages can be hand-delivered at Sanford Health, Good Samaritan Society
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 4 min read