BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD NORTH DAKOTA Forums to provide businesses with health reform info
The Affordable Care Act will have a major impact on North Dakota businesses that provide health insurance to their workers. While the health care reform law took effect in 2010, many of its key provis... Posted on 6/17/13 at 12:56 PM
HEALTHBEAT Change fatigue in health care
The patient was at the hospital for a straightforward same-day surgery but the admission process fell far short of efficient. She was directed hither and yon - first to the registration desk, then to ... Posted on 5/9/13 at 3:39 PM
LIVING UNITED Story time at United Day Nursery
One of our goals to ensure children enter school ready to succeed.
By regularly reading to children during their preschool years, you provide them with the biggest boost toward a successful education... Posted on 4/23/13 at 1:30 PM
Remember your mom nagging you to “stop slouching” and “sit up straight”?
She may not have known just how right she was to urge good posture. The spine plays a major role in one’s overall health — and taking care of it yields lifelong benefits.
They’ve been to places most Americans will never see, under conditions no one wants to think about, in countries with names most people cannot spell. Now more than half of the country’s nearly 22 million living veterans are receiving at least one benefit or service guaranteed to them because of their service to the nation.
Sandy Smith formed the North Dakota Autism Center from her kitchen table in 2006, not long after her young son, Tyler, was diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Today, Smith will oversee a groundbreaking ceremony to mark construction of a new 6,700-square-foot home for the organization in West Fargo.
After years of barefoot walks to my car, countless runs, high heels and not enough pedicures, my feet are pretty rough. Since sandal weather is finally here, I decided to try Earth Therapeutics’ Pedi-Jams Gel Booties.
After their trailer ride from western North Dakota, Krystal, Ruby, Diamond, Princess, Karmel and Ginger were unloaded at the foot of a 1,000 pound-plus hay bale in the barn. They made a serious dent in it.
Communicating from one language to another is nothing new. Centuries ago, the Rosetta Stone allowed scholars to use Greek to decipher ancient hieroglyphs. Today Google Translate can instantly change the languages of websites and emails. But those services help with the written word. A bigger challenge is how to instantly translate intense conversations, particularly when life or death hangs in the balance. A Minnesota start-up is out with a new device aimed at bridging the language gap.
Choosing a potential guardian is one of the most important decisions parents make for their minor children, in the event the worst happens. One family shares their story of becoming guardians to a cousin’s daughter.
West Fargo police had repeated encounters with a man whose mental illness caused him to cycle in and out of custody and treatment. Over a recent 18-month period, officers dealt with him 24 times. The longest gaps were periods when he was hospitalized or in treatment.
State and federal officials have come up with a way to preserve Minnesota's subsidized health care plan for the working poor when the federal health overhaul takes effect, Minnesota's human services commissioner said Wednesday.
There’s currently no commitment to build a veterans home here, but there is a need for one. That was the assessment of Mike Gallucci, the deputy commissioner of veterans health care at the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs, at a Saturday morning meeting of the veterans home task force.
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