Recent Stories


Mom and baby breastfeeding.

Breastfeeding: Why it’s good for mom and baby

Breastfeeding offers a wealth of health benefits for both of you
Lois Sommers, RN, IBCLC 16 min read
Mother and daughter (16-17) laying in hammock and having fun

Women’s reproductive years may be increasing, new study says

Findings could impact future health guidelines and screenings for women
Katie Wright 8 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
Young couple, who is expecting a baby, assembling a baby crib in their living room.

Tips for dads: Ready for fatherhood?

Learn how soon-to-be dads can help throughout a pregnancy
SHN Staff 6 min read
Woman at a psychiatry appointment for fertility issues.

Mental health care supports patients on fertility journey

To help weather ups and downs, Sanford integrates emotional support during care
Mick Garry 6 min read
mother looks lovingly at baby

Baby born at Sanford Health with COVID-19 antibodies

Mother received coronavirus vaccine shots at 34 and 37 weeks pregnant
Jason Anschutz 6 min read

Keeping both baby and mother safe during pregnancy

Despite being high risk, patients felt reassured with specialty care
Simon Floss 7 min read
Family holds twin babies in hospital room

Twin babies born five days apart in Fargo

Siblings born in separate months after delayed interval delivery
Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Affectionate couple hugging face to face

Sanford Health helps navigate fertility options

Program offers support and resources for those looking to start a family
Jason Anschutz 7 min read
pregnant woman talking to a doctor

Vaccine FAQs: Do COVID-19 vaccines affect pregnancy?

Sanford doctors advise weighing pros and cons with your own health care provider
Simon Floss 10 min read