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Dr. Joshua Wynne
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