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Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
Monarch butterfly migration was off this year. Researchers are worried.
Fur and fury at 40,000 feet as more people bring animals on planes
Minnesota least impacted by government shutdown, data website says
Cottonwood in pasture near Portland named the state's largest tree
crime and courts
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Beer and bacon take center stage at annual Happy Harry's festival
A men's rights activist edits 'The Last Jedi' to remove the women
6 takeaways from a study about teens' happiness and time spent online
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
5 new spins on New Year's resolutions
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
From remodel to reclamation: Couple learns as they go with first flip
Things are getting weird in Philly with bloody fans and greased light poles
Schlossman: Five things to know from around the country
Turnovers quickly killed any momentum Vikings brought with them
Vaunted Vikings defense 'got whupped' when it mattered most ... by Nick Foles
Wentz going to Super Bowl while Thielen can only watch
Payne Gillmen Bolken
Bradley Alan Norgart
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers chapter on tap for North Dakota
Interest in Fat-bike riding growing in Minnesota
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Disregard by local School Board troubling
Burgum speech shows schools should remain
It's time to stand up for research and extension
Commentary: North Dakota needs NAFTA. Period.
January 19, 2018
Health Matters: Hearing loss normal in latter years
Q. As I've entered my "golden years," I'm having more trouble hearing and understanding those speaking around me. There is nothing golden about...
January 19, 2018 - 9:32pm
November 17, 2017
Health Matters: Interventions available for prevent falls
Q. My elderly grandmother has been having trouble with falls. I'm concerned that she's going to injure herself. Can anything be done?
November 17, 2017 - 12:06pm
November 8, 2017
Health matters: Many causes and treatments for incontinence
Q. I'm embarrassed to ask about this problem, but my elderly mother frequently loses control of her bladder and wets herself. Can anything be...
November 8, 2017 - 5:26am
October 24, 2017
Health Matters: The connection between blood clots in legs and cancer
Q: A friend of mine developed a blood clot in her leg. Her doctors ordered a bunch of tests to see if she had cancer. Fortunately, nothing was...
October 24, 2017 - 5:11am
October 19, 2017
Health Matters: Aspirin plus blood-thinners not recommended
Q. In a recent column you mentioned that taking a blood-thinning medication along with aspirin can cause excessive bleeding, so taking the two...
October 19, 2017 - 1:40pm
September 20, 2017
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Q. A young man in our community nearly drowned recently. After he was rescued, he initially seemed fine, but then got very sick when his lungs...
September 20, 2017 - 12:37pm
August 23, 2017
Health Matters: Aspirin can be a risk with blood thinners
Q. I'm on a blood thinner, and I've been told never to take aspirin with it. What's the danger?
August 23, 2017 - 4:04pm
July 26, 2017
Health Matters: How to treat an underactive thyroid?
Q. I recently saw my doctor for a general checkup, during which I mentioned that I felt somewhat more fatigued than previously. My doctor discovered...
July 26, 2017 - 8:45pm
July 11, 2017
Health Matters: What causes pancreatitis?
Q. I suddenly developed belly pain that radiated to my back. My doctor told me I had pancreatitis. What is it, and what can I expect in the future?...
July 11, 2017 - 11:31am
June 26, 2017
Health Matters: Why no antibiotic for respiratory infections?
Q. I've developed a cough, and I went to my doctor, but she didn't prescribe an antibiotic. Wouldn't one help me get over the cough faster?...
June 26, 2017 - 6:00am
June 15, 2017
Health Matters: How are we treating the Zika virus?
Q. I know that Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause severe problems in the baby. Has any new treatment for Zika been discovered?...
June 15, 2017 - 10:53am
May 30, 2017
Health matters: treating blood clots in stroke victims
Q. A family friend had a stroke recently, but recovered remarkably after they fished a blood clot out of his brain. I didn't realize that that...
May 30, 2017 - 6:11pm
May 1, 2017
Health matters: What's the trend for diabetes?
Q. In prior columns, you've discussed the increase in cases of diabetes and its relationship to the obesity epidemic. But you've also emphasized...
May 1, 2017 - 7:36pm
April 17, 2017
Health Matters: How dangerous is lead?
Q. There has been a lot of news coverage of the problem of lead in the drinking water in Michigan. What are lead's health effects? A. Childhood...
April 17, 2017 - 8:00am
April 7, 2017
Health Matters: 'Why don't you doctors just listen?'
Q. I'm frustrated with my doctor. When I go to see him with a concern, I can barely tell him what I'm worried about before he interrupts me....
April 7, 2017 - 7:10pm