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Make-A-Wish, Great Shots tee up a teen’s golf dream

Heart condition put Keisha Merrill on Wish Kid list for shopping & golfing spree
Simon Floss Simon Floss 8 min read
High school basketball players from opposing teams fight for the ball inside a gymnasium.

Sports psychologist helps athletes build healthy attitudes

Dr. Josefine Combs, a former athlete herself, promotes the power of resilience
Mick Garry Mick Garry 10 min read

Setting the stage for the Sanford International

Tournament's new policies aim to keep spectators, players safe from COVID-19
Simon Floss Simon Floss 9 min read
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Cancer test invention spurs business spinoff in Sioux Falls

Former Sanford Health scientist, survivor developed a strategy
Jacqueline Palfy Jacqueline Palfy 14 min read
Dr. Jacob Quail smiles in his brown U.S. Navy uniform.

Navy surgeon returns to South Dakota to join Sanford Health

Dr. Jacob Quail worked in tropical, coastal locations before Sanford Vermillion
Mick Garry Mick Garry 10 min read
A Sanford Health patient checks in at the front desk with a nurse in PPE.

Preventive health screenings you should not postpone

Now is the time to take care of any screenings that you've put off
Mick Garry Mick Garry 8 min read
A Sanford patient and a teammate smile and put their arms around each other's shoulders at a baseball game.

Colonoscopy becomes lifesaver for baseball player, publisher

Billy McMacken survives stage 3 colorectal cancer with radiation, chemo, surgery
Mick Garry Mick Garry 17 min read
Senior Woman Runner Hold Her Sports Injured Knee Outdoors.

Orthopedic walk-in clinics offer more convenience, fast care

Providers will see you right away for breaks, sprains and other urgent injuries
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 8 min read
Young couple hiking in the woods, where ticks can live and carry disease.

Lyme disease: Welcome to the dark side of summer

How and where to find ticks and properly remove them
Melissa Shutter Melissa Shutter 12 min read
Two NFL alumni visit with a Sanford Health employee as they tour Sanford sports complex.

NFL Alumni tour Sanford Health for partnership talks

Regenerative medicine could benefit former pro athletes & others
Simon Floss Simon Floss 8 min read