Recent Stories


Lilah Newton in hospital bed

Lilah Newton, 10-year-old stroke survivor

ND family traveled 3 states to save daughter’s life and continue her recovery
Jason Anschutz 15 min read

Exposure to wildfire smoke has health effects

Read the AQI, then plan your day accordingly, respiratory specialists say
Simon Floss 6 min read
Portrait of beautiful black woman smiling and looking away at park during sunset. Outdoor portrait of a smiling black girl. Happy cheerful girl laughing at park with colored hair band.

Protect your skin during the summer months with these tips

Cover up, hydrate after a sunburn, and more advice from Sanford skin experts
Katie Wright 8 min read
heart walk survivor and wife smile in Bismarck

Doctor and heart disease survivor leads annual heart walk

Bismarck-Mandan fundraiser returns after one year as a virtual event
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
A Sanford Health psychologist wearing a face mask takes notes on a plush couch while listening to an unseen student.

Sanford partners with school to support students in need

Systems of Support program encourages positive behavior in middle schoolers
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
Baby - Day Old in Hospital

Sanford sees ‘baby boom’ as nationwide birth rates fall

Sanford Health OB/GYNs are pleased with birth numbers here at home
Courtney Collen 8 min read
weight loss patient before and after

Woman’s weight loss journey helped along at Sanford Health

Weight loss surgery, commitment to healthy lifestyle keys to long-term success
Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Runners at the starting line of the Sioux Falls Half Marathon in 2020.

Why running is good for you, according to doctors

Beyond fitness, running helps you set goals, practice mindfulness and create community
Mick Garry 15 min read
Sanford Health patient in pink hat, pink shirt and face mask.

Patient is cancer-free after robotic-assisted surgery

In the hands of a surgeon, robot makes smaller incisions, easier recovery
Erin Johnson 5 min read
Sanford POWER athlete smiles at gym

Bismarck athlete bounces back from ACL with help from POWER

Jocelyn Julson completed rehab at Sanford, heads to UND to play volleyball this fall
Jason Anschutz 7 min read