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Aerial view of Sanford Vermillion Medical Center with sunset and trees in background.

Small-town doctors’ visits keep heart care close to home

Heart specialist outreach makes a difference for patient in Vermillion, SD
Mick Garry 7 min read
Paramedics working inside an ambulance and wearing protective gear.

After a heart attack, Sanford lab tech pushes awareness

Women can experience different symptoms of a heart attack. Learn the signs.
Simon Floss 5 min read
Dr. Steven Boateng in a white coat with arms crossed.

Bismarck cardiologist warns about COVID-19 damage to heart

The connection between COVID-19 and heart issues can be long-term in some cases
Mick Garry 6 min read
A Sanford Health physician's family stands together for a portrait outdoors

Routine heart care hits close to home for chief physician

If you've been delaying routine care or life-saving screenings, it's time to visit your doctor
Courtney Collen 4 min read
Sanford Medical Center Bismarck exterior

Heart failure clinics help keep patients out of hospital

Sanford Health provides expertise for people with this chronic heart condition
Mick Garry 6 min read
A Sanford Health provider prepares a patient for a heart screening inside a long white truck.

Stationary or mobile, heart screenings catch problems early

"Get it done. You're the one who is in charge of your own health."
Simon Floss 3 min read
Closeup of a man's arm while he gets his blood pressure checked.

Heart & vascular screenings: What’s the difference?

There is a difference in the two screenings, but both are important to your health
Simon Floss 4 min read
Logo with colorful arrows underlining "ND Innovation Day"

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
Dr. Thomas Haldis, co-inventor of the Stroke Guide Catheter

Physicians turn stroke invention into startup company

Flotronic Solutions hopes to improve procedures for doctors and patients alike
Carson Walker 8 min read

Compassion of cath lab nurse helps patients feel at home

After seeing heart problems in his dad, Brennan Waltner helps patients like him
Simon Floss 8 min read