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Raising awareness of men's health through facial hair
During their lifetime, one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and it is projected that nearly 30,000 men will die of prostate cancer in America in 2013. Yet, awareness and advocacy on b...
12/3/13 at 2:32 PM October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month 10/25/13 at 12:44 PM
Protect yourself against cervical cancer 1/29/13 at 5:19 PM
I will not fight this battle - at least not today.
On Tuesday morning I received a call from Sanford about my mammogram images that were taken on Monday. There was a concern about something they saw on the images and they wanted me to come in for anot...
10/24/13 at 9:14 PM Did you know you get pasties? 10/21/13 at 7:40 PM
What are you doing for dinner tonight? 6/29/13 at 1:37 PM
A day for the girls at the Grand Forks Women's Show
Today's blog is written by local business woman and blogger, Michaela Schell. Every so often, we ladies get a girls night out, but it is not very often we get an entire day out! Saturday, October 26t...
10/15/13 at 9:07 AM
We did it!
Where do I begin? Our five-year wedding anniversary trip is over and we are now back home in good ol' Alexandria, Minnesota. We ran our second half-marathon, we drank lots of wine, we ate good food an...
10/12/13 at 4:32 PM Loss 2/1/11 at 1:14 PM
You might enjoy these pics... 5/9/10 at 3:30 PM
5 things to think about before you pink
October is upon us, and the pink reminders that this is Breast Cancer Awareness Month seem more prolific than the autumn leaves scattering from the trees. Here's another reminder: Consumer beware. Ju...
10/10/13 at 9:44 AM 5 health messages from Angelina Jolie 5/31/13 at 11:37 AM
A cancer hero, fallen from grace 10/19/12 at 10:19 AM
Grafton Relay for Life
A shot of Stacie & me in the WDAZ live van (8-track tapeplayer not visible), as we wait for Typhoon Wheeler to subside at Grand Forks Relay for Life last Friday. The shot was taken by Dullum File...
6/5/13 at 4:55 AM Going Back to Med School 2/15/13 at 1:46 PM
Tim Green 9/15/12 at 5:18 AM
Shadows run and hide at Lahaina Noon
Notice anything odd about this photo? It was taken earlier this week in Honolulu, Hawaii. The sun is out - you can see that - but something's missing. Look around the bottom of the level ... hmm, wh...
5/29/13 at 12:08 PM Moon tides and celestial beekeeping 3/21/11 at 10:18 AM
UND’s 10th annual Relay for Life is set for April 12-13 at Hyslop Sports Center
The next University of North Dakota Relay for Life event takes place April 12- 13 at the Hyslop Sports Center. This years event, the 10th annual running of the cancer-battling fundraiser, goes from 6...
4/10/13 at 1:42 PM UND receives ‘CEO Cancer Gold Standard’ re-accreditation for workplace actions to prevent cancer 3/1/13 at 4:54 PM
SMHS awarded $1.65 million grant to serve as state’s cancer sentinel 7/17/12 at 3:41 PM
North Dakota Junior Hockey Update (March 14)
With a lot of interesting tidbits this week about former, current, and future players of North Dakota's three junior hockey teams, it's time for another North Dakota Junior Hockey Update. Century Hig...
3/14/13 at 4:38 PM
'Inside-out' smiles possible during tonight's benefit for cancer-battling Forks mom
By Mike Brue Loyal. Organized. Outdoorsy. Stubborn? Ohhh, yeah, said brother-in-law Kyle Sullivan, chuckling at the thought. Hardworking. Heartwarming. Helpful, at a moments notice, often without n...
2/9/13 at 2:00 AM Community fundraiser program gets spotlight in new NDAD Insider newsletter 2/8/13 at 1:43 PM
Benefit for Jen Anderson Sullivan, Grand Forks mom battling cancer, set for Feb. 9 1/29/13 at 1:09 PM
End of the Line 1: Lance’s Confession: The Question of Significance in Role Models
END OF THE LINE: This is the first of many to come as the Flensburg Files opens a new category called End of the Line. All Change Please, which focuses on the downfall of celebrities and the end of ...
1/18/13 at 4:53 AM
I sometimes think I have it difficult as I train for a race. I encounter problems at work that distract me and make it hard to focus on my next workout. Im tired from pulling weeds in my garden, and...
10/28/12 at 7:28 PM Cells and Stem Cells 6/15/12 at 8:48 PM
(this story originally appeared in a special Cancer Awareness section to the Thief River Falls (Minnesota) Times newspaper-GN) Ana and Adam Tongen spent their first wedding anniversar...
10/24/12 at 3:26 PM The Rapid Rebounder; in five acts 5/5/12 at 5:42 AM
Diseases Inhibited by Pharmaceutical Inhibitors
We live in a society where drugs (pharmaceuticals) dominate the medical world. Are you clinically depressed? Try Lexapro or Cymbalta. Is your cholesterol too high? Maybe Lipitor or Zocor will work for...
10/24/12 at 9:16 AM
Bras On Broadway Benefit
Bras on Broadway supports those in the Fargo, ND area fighting breast cancer by providing accommodations, gas cards and wigs. Last year, Bras on Broadway donated more than $102,000 to the American Ca...
10/8/12 at 8:18 PM