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Trump vows to weaken U.S. media 'power structure' if elected
Clinton far ahead of Trump in electoral race, new poll shows
Construction chugs along for East Grand Forks Senior High project
More than 20 protesters arrested Saturday near Dakota Access Pipeline
$32 million grant to help Grafton with flood risk reduction project
crime and courts
UND HOCKEY: Brock Boeser's hat trick leads UND to 3-2 win
FRIDAY'S LOCAL SCOREBOARD
COLLEGE CLIPBOARD: UND falls in soccer, volleyball
Bois Forte, Grand Portage bands authorized to take 10 Minnesota moose this fall
HOCKEY: Growing a sport
Ghoulish walk through the woods in Grafton, N.D.
Pick your pumpkin at Nelson's Pumpkin Patch in Emerado
Chiara String Quartet performs Sunday at North Dakota Museum of Art
THE LIST: Things to do in the Valley
Spook-tacular Halloween decor
Life & Style
Raymond Arnold Bergdahl
Joyce L. Welsh
Susan Kay Curtiss
Julian R. Lizakowski
Get your gear on: HUNT Chip onXmap
Rusty blackbird seems to be slipping away
PLI includes several programs
The tagged catfish mystery
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Are battery-powered augers any good?
VIEWPOINT: Strip search of tribal chairman: 'Shameful'
Our Opinion: Yes on sales tax 'for Grand Forks prosperity'
LETTER: Totalitarianism or constitutionalism? Voters, you'll decide
LETTER: The pipeline route should be changed
LETTER: Big portion of mainstream media tilts Republican
Dr. Joshua Wynne
October 14, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Diabetes screening might jump-start lifestyle changes
Q. I was in for my annual physical recently, and my doctor recommended I be screened for diabetes and prediabetes. What does that mean and should...
October 14, 2016 - 3:24pm
September 30, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Weight gain could be serious issue
Q. I've gained a lot of weight recently, but I haven't changed my diet or activity. What might be the cause? A. Weight gain is caused by either liquid or solid material accumulating in the body. When fluid accumulates, it typically is because either the kidneys and their associated...
September 30, 2016 - 12:20pm
September 19, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Lung blood clot likely started in leg
Q. We recently traveled to Europe and shortly after returning home my husband developed chest pain. We learned he had a blood clot in his lung....
September 19, 2016 - 6:00am
September 5, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Hospital data not very useful for comparisons
Q. I remember reading a recent article in the newspaper about how different hospitals compare regarding how their patients did. How useful do...
September 5, 2016 - 5:45am
August 22, 2016
Health Matters: Try to avoid high usage of supplements such as omega-3
Q. Is there any health benefit to taking omega-3 fatty acids? A. Omega-3 fatty acids are found in the oil present in fish flesh and in dietary...
August 22, 2016 - 5:00am
August 8, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Go with what the doctor ordered
Q. My wife developed chest pain, and her doctor said she needs a stress test. But the doctor said there are several different types of stress...
August 8, 2016 - 6:00am
July 21, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: One test is not enough to solve health problems
Q. During a routine physical examination, my doctor had my urine examined. She told me that the dipstick evaluation showed some red blood cells, and she ordered a different test. What does that mean?
July 21, 2016 - 3:43pm
July 3, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Overdose not only danger for opioid users
Q. There has been a lot of attention in the media to the dangers of opioids. A friend of mine was in a terrible accident a while ago and continues...
July 3, 2016 - 6:23pm
June 12, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Tuberculosis makes a small comeback
Q. I'm confused by the recent reports about tuberculosis and the risk here in North Dakota. What's the bottom line? A. Tuberculosis has been...
June 12, 2016 - 9:13pm
June 6, 2016
HEALTH MATTERS: Side effects key in lowering blood pressure
Q. In one of your columns from about six months ago, you mentioned that people with high blood pressure do better the more their blood pressure...
June 6, 2016 - 12:00am
August 17, 2015
HEALTH MATTERS: How many prescriptions is too many?
Q. My 89-year-old grandmother takes 12 different medications each day, including medicines to treat high blood pressure and high cholesterol....
August 17, 2015 - 7:00am
June 9, 2014
HEALTH MATTERS: Why aren’t mass shootings forseen?
Q. Yet another mass killing, this time in California. Why weren’t the authorities able to identify the shooter ahead of time? Why aren’t...
June 9, 2014 - 10:10am
May 12, 2014
HEALTH MATTERS: A look at PMR and Parkinson’s
Q. For the past few months I’ve had aching of my shoulders and chest, and pain moving my arms. Nothing seems to help. Any ideas?...
May 12, 2014 - 9:30am
April 14, 2014
HEALTH MATTERS: Aches associated with lower cholesterol meds
Q. Several of my friends have developed muscle aches while taking different medications to lower cholesterol levels. How common is this, and...
April 14, 2014 - 8:15am
March 18, 2014
HEALTH MATTERS: How to stay well to stave off the flu
Q. A lot of people seem to have come down with the flu. What can I do to try to stay well? A. You are quite right that there has been...
March 18, 2014 - 9:30am