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January 4, 2018
A cell culture laboratory at I-Mab Biopharma in Shanghai, Dec. 12, 2017. A growing number of Chinese pharmaceutical companies are trying to break into the United States, seeking regulatory approval to offer their treatments for cancer and other ailments. (Yuyang Liu/The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Cancer deaths fall to lowest rate in decades as smoking declines
January 4, 2018 - 9:40am
January 3, 2018
On Sunday, Dec. 17,  Kaidence Sletto of Brandon was diagnosed with t-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, also known as T-ALL, which is an acute type of leukemia. (Contributed)
Cough leads to cancer diagnosis for Minn. toddler
January 3, 2018 - 10:18am
December 29, 2017
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This Minnesota 7-year-old has just one wish: beat cancer
December 29, 2017 - 1:59pm
December 27, 2017
David Fogel with his surgeon, Jeremy Davis, right, and Michael Wach, a surgical oncology fellow at the NIH hospital. Photo for The Washington Post by Astrid Riecken
One man's choice: Life without a stomach, or dying from stomach cancer?
December 27, 2017 - 8:49pm
December 25, 2017
Leslie Wolf, right, talks Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in Wolf's Fargo home with her mother LeAnn Toppen about learning that she inherited from her a gene that predisposes her to ovarian and breast cancer.
 Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Genetic counselors can guide patients and families about risk for diseases
December 25, 2017 - 3:15pm
December 24, 2017
Minnesota 8th District Rep. Rick Nolan and his daughter Katherine Bensen have come together over the past three years in her fight against lung cancer. (Nolan family photo)
'Enjoy life and make the best of every day': Nolan, daughter discuss her fight with lung cancer
December 24, 2017 - 6:10am
December 15, 2017
Dr. Miran Blanchard, a radiation oncologist with the Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center, Fargo, shows Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, a 3-D rendering of the radiation beams focused on a patient's inoperable brain tumor from many different angles; leaving the surrounding tissue undamaged. (Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service)
Radiation as a scalpel: Technique spares healthy tissue, treats inoperable tumors
December 15, 2017 - 8:29pm
December 11, 2017
Andrew Antoine is pictured in his mother Judith Antoine's home in Casselton. He says she died in November of pulmonary fibrosis, caused by high levels of radon in her home. (Randy Cadwell / Forum News Service)
'My own mother's home was a death trap': In a first, radon toxicity listed as factor in ND woman's death
December 11, 2017 - 6:10am
December 5, 2017
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton responds to a question during a 2015 governor's candidate debate in Moorhead, Minn. File Photo / Forum News Service
Now cancer-free, Dayton encourages screenings for early detection
December 5, 2017 - 2:06pm
November 28, 2017
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Family and friends are celebrating the life of a ND 20-year-old who lost a battle with cancer
November 28, 2017 - 6:47am
November 22, 2017
Shelly Engfer-Triebenbach (left) traveled to Germany to participate in a global panel about lung cancer. She met Shelly Lara Crissy (middle), who works for the pharmaceutical company, Boeringer Ingelheim, and Merel Hennik, a lung cancer patient from the Netherlands. Submitted photo
Osakis teacher spreads word about lung cancer
November 22, 2017 - 8:30am
November 20, 2017
Mark Naaden checks on the contents of a grain bin on Nov. 9, 2017. Naaden continues to work on his ranch near Braddock, N.D., while receiving treatment for cancer. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
In tough times, agriculture comes through for its own
November 20, 2017 - 8:52am
November 12, 2017
Heather Huus, of Lincoln, N.D., had her stomach surgically removed because genetic tests showed she was at high risk for gastric cancer. Tom Stromme | Bismarck Tribune
North Dakota woman navigates life without a stomach
November 12, 2017 - 3:20pm
November 4, 2017
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Moorhead woman who wished to see Christmas lights passes away
November 4, 2017 - 2:20pm
November 3, 2017
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She's fighting a terminal liver disease and wants to see Christmas lights one last time
November 3, 2017 - 8:09am
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