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April 29, 2019
The North Dakota Department of Health has launched the Know Your Risk website, a tool that can help people decide whether they should get tested for sexually transmitted diseases. Special to The Forum
Should you get tested for STDs? North Dakota health department may have the answer
April 29, 2019 - 2:08pm
April 26, 2019
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Rise in unvaccinated children increases risk of measles spreading to North Dakota
April 26, 2019 - 2:25pm
April 15, 2019
A deer tick (left) and an American dog tick, more commonly known as a woodtick,  are shown side by side for comparison in April 2010 at Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D. With tick season at hand, the North Dakota Department of Health is recommending people take precautions to reduce the risk of bites and possible tick-borne illnesses. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Tick season is at hand, so taking precautions to prevent bites and possible disease is recommended
April 15, 2019 - 3:55pm
March 22, 2019
Condensate spill reported in western North Dakota
March 22, 2019 - 4:43pm
March 11, 2019
The coal ash disposal landfill for Minnkota Power Cooperative's Milton R. Young Station near Center, N.D. Coal ash, considered a non-hazardous waste, contains pollutants including heavy metals. Rules require proper disposal in landfills lined with clay and plastic to prevent seepage into groundwater and drinking water sources. Photo courtesy of the North Dakota Department of Health
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
March 11, 2019 - 10:46am
February 28, 2019
Lutheran Social Services seeks input from kinship caregivers
February 28, 2019 - 4:28pm
February 22, 2019
Three people diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease after visiting hotel water park in Casselton
February 22, 2019 - 6:01pm
February 21, 2019
Mumps had been on the decline in the United States, said Jenny Galbraith with the North Dakota Department of Health, but a recent anti-vaccination movement has prompted growing numbers of parents to opt their children out of the traditional measles-mumps-rubella vaccination complex. John M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Five cases of mumps in North Dakota re-ignite support for vaccinations
February 21, 2019 - 6:01pm
February 12, 2019
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During measles outbreak health officials promote higher rates of childhood vaccination
February 12, 2019 - 6:37am
February 11, 2019
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Health officials promote higher rates of childhood vaccination to prevent measles spread
February 11, 2019 - 9:24pm
February 6, 2019
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Ramsey County forwards hog farm zoning questions to state's attorney
February 6, 2019 - 2:21pm
February 1, 2019
Boxes hold containers of the influenza virus vaccine Fluzone. Bob King / Forum News Service file photo
Widespread flu reported in North Dakota, health department says
February 1, 2019 - 12:58pm
January 21, 2019
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
January 21, 2019 - 6:33pm
January 18, 2019
North Dakota Department of Health issues first medical marijuana cards
January 18, 2019 - 5:12pm
January 14, 2019
The American Dog tick was the most common tick surveyed in 2018 by the North Dakota Department of Health. This adult female is a known carrier of Rocky Mountain spotted fever. Submitted photo
North Dakota tick survey sees large uptick of samples. Here's what the health department found.
January 14, 2019 - 11:14am