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Mammography continues during the covid pandemic. Close up of pink ribbon badge on woman's chest to support breast cancer cause.

Breast cancer severity goes down with mammography screening

It's important to keep your screenings on schedule, even during pandemic
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 5 min read
A boy sits on his dad's shoulders outside while flying a toy airplane.

COVID-19 FAQs: Is it safe to fly? Work? Go to the beach?

How to have a safe summer during the coronavirus pandemic
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 10 min read
Dr. Amy Kelley headshot

COVID-19 FAQs: Are pregnant women ‘high risk’?

CDC: Pregnant women might be at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 6 min read
Ashley Ballou-Bonnema sits beside her piano

Woman fights against cystic fibrosis with voice, passion

For Ashley Ballou-Bonnema, social distancing is normal and singing is therapy
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 32 min read
A portrait of Stacy Peters, who works as a pharmacist at the Sanford Health CF clinic for cystic fibrosis patients

Clinic sees cystic fibrosis patients’ lives lengthen

Medical advances help more CF patients reach adulthood milestones
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 13 min read
Luke Simmons, standing in full PPE and his work uniform, poses with his dad Jerry (seated and in face mask).

Father and son connect at Good Samaritan Sioux Falls Village

Both men followed similar paths working in health care
Aubrey Gilbert Aubrey Gilbert 6 min read
Dr Geoffrey Haft and two other surgeons in personal protective equipment work on a patient at a table draped in blue. A computer in the foreground shows an X-ray of a spine..

Surgery precautions in place as hospitals get back to normal

New measures include pre-surgical COVID-19 tests and limited visitors
Mick Garry Mick Garry 7 min read
Dr. Chery Hysjulien, Dr. Lyndsey Harper and Dr. Shelby Terstriep stand together during their efforts on the Rosy app

Cancer & intimacy: Sanford docs add to an app for that

Oncologist and psychologist host video classes on Rosy sexual health resource
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 11 min read
Dr. David Pearce and Courtney Collen sit for an interview in a lab at Sanford Research.

Sanford Research: A leader in science, eliminating diseases

Dr. David Pearce on how clinical trials and studies become life-changing care
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 6 min read
Lab technician in protective face shild, mask and gown processes coronavirus tests at Sanford Laboratories.

Sanford’s central lab adapts to flurry of COVID-19 testing

At 50,000 tests and counting, lab moves quickly to 'go where care is needed'
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 6 min read