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September 20, 2017
Longtime friends and 1988 Alexandria graduates (left to right) Tonya Bakewell Dreher, Cathy Grove Barker and Natalie Johnson Annis, will soon take a trip of a lifetime together. They are taking part in the 15-day Everest to End Duchenne trek to raise money for research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Dreher's son, Gus, 12, has Duchenne's, which is the most severe of all the muscular dystrophies. (Contributed)
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
September 20, 2017 - 7:58am
September 19, 2017
Shitake mushrooms in stone cup set on genuine old wood background.
Mushrooms add savory taste without the fat
September 19, 2017 - 5:54am
September 18, 2017
Tyler Conley of Duluth has been clean for several years from an addiction to opioids. Conley manages the skate park at The Encounter in Duluth. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Return to childhood skateboarding passion helps opioid addict on route to recovery
September 18, 2017 - 11:30pm
Little girl and father are enjoying reading book together
How reading can make you healthier and happier
September 18, 2017 - 9:03am
During your meeting with the school, inquire about asthma triggers in the classroom, including class pets, carpeting, food, exercise, air quality and many others. Special to Forum News Service
Breathe easy: 5 tips for managing asthma in school
September 18, 2017 - 8:57am
September 17, 2017
"The exact reason why certain music can help you sleep isn't clear," says Dr. Praveen Jinnur, who works in sleep medicine at Essentia Health in Fargo. " It is likely related to the relaxing effect that a good song can have, or the fact that music my trigger feel-good chemicals in the brain." Special to Forum News Service
Can't sleep? These sounds will conk you out
September 17, 2017 - 11:02am
September 16, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Abused adult children may not be suited for caregiver role
September 16, 2017 - 7:58am
September 12, 2017
Jim Carter dances with dance instructor Andrea Kuzel in the Superior Ballroom Dance Studio in Duluth on a recent morning. After being gored by a buffalo and thrown 20 feet, he lost all nerve/brain connection to his right leg. He recovered in part through dance instruction with Kuzel. Now, he does the waltz, tango and other dances purely by "muscle memory." Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
After being gored by a buffalo, a Minn. man turns to ballroom dancing in his recovery
September 12, 2017 - 7:50am
September 11, 2017
Special to The Forum
Ovarian cancer awareness month: 5 ways to lower your risk
September 11, 2017 - 11:12am
September 9, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
MINDING OUR ELDERS: Maintaining dignity of aging parent takes special patience
September 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 7, 2017
Firefighters from mop up a small grass fire in Montana on Saturday, Sept. 2. Casey Page / The Billings Gazette
Montana wildfires have burned 1 million acres at a cost of $300 million
September 7, 2017 - 7:38pm
September 4, 2017
Dr. Susan Mathison, Catalyst Medical Center
Make the world better - wave at passersby
September 4, 2017 - 11:15am
September 2, 2017
Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Minding our Elders: Retirement communities contracts may require expert to understand
September 2, 2017 - 8:49am
Jeremy Perrett, a psychotherapist for the Human Development Center in Duluth, demonstrates the use of "teleprescence" with Cecilia Bloomquist, a psychotherapist and program manager for HDC for Two Harbors in May 2017. The center uses teleprescence to provide mental health services to remote places in the region as well as allowing therapists to consult with one another. Bob King / Forum News Service
Mentally ill lack treatment options in rural Minnesota
September 2, 2017 - 6:41am
August 31, 2017
Minnesota's obesity rate rises, remains better than neighboring states
August 31, 2017 - 2:48pm