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Whooping cough: You may need booster as vaccine fades

Physicians warn adults to protect themselves and young children
SHN Staff SHN Staff 6 min read
A senior man looks at the camera as he gets his pneumonia vaccine from a smiling nurse.

Pneumonia vaccine: Oprah got it. Do you need it?

It's recommended for young children, seniors and people with other health issues
SHN Staff SHN Staff 9 min read
Four speakers share a stage with blue and gray curtains.

Better access to health care might come by virtual exam

Sanford CMO speaks on telehealth panel hosted by US News
Katie Foutz Katie Foutz 5 min read
North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani speaks at a podium labeled NDSU with an American flag hanging in the background.

Executive health exams cater to busy leaders

NDSU president gets all his medical screenings and tests done in a single visit
Ashley Schwab Ashley Schwab 6 min read
Teen girl with sunglasses uses an e-cigarette device.

Vaping illness: Sanford Health warns against e-cigarettes

Vaping linked to 530 cases of severe lung illness and seven deaths nationwide
Tim Gerszewski Tim Gerszewski 4 min read
Two women flexing in Minnesota Vikings gear -- the power of mom and daughter colonoscopy.

Mom and daughter learn colonoscopy is key to stopping cancer

After 34-year-old was diagnosed with colon cancer, her mom was diagnosed, too
SHN Staff SHN Staff 6 min read
Dr. Brett Baloun looks at a book about Crohn's disease seated next to patient Retta Hausman.

Crohn’s, ulcerative colitis patients reclaim lives with help

Newlywed and marathon runner each find their best care to keep diseases in check
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 36 min read
Dr. Jeremy Cauwels smiles and uses a stethoscope to examine a hospital patient while she sits in bed.

Jeremy Cauwels: ‘Perfection, for just one day’

Clinic quality leader aims to reduce medical errors
Jared Leighton Jared Leighton 9 min read
Mom holds a digital device from Tyto Care on her daughter's chest to measure her vital signs at home.

Home kit, app bring patients convenient medical care

Patients can remotely perform live, guided exams with a Sanford doctor
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 4 min read
A telehealth nurse consults a doctor on a computer screen.

Opinion: Telehealth is calling — will Congress pick up?

Telehealth is the house call of the digital age.
Allison Suttle, MD Allison Suttle, MD 10 min read