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Mardell Columbus-Adams and James Adams share an affectionate moment at the RSI of Northeastern Minnesota group home where they live. Married for six years, the couple only recently found a group home where they can live together. Columbus-Adams suffers from mental illness; Adams from Huntington’s disease, a fatal genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
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March 17, 2018
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
March 17, 2018 - 9:12am
March 16, 2018
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
March 16, 2018 - 9:58am
March 15, 2018
Discarded cigarettes at a U.S. Tobacco manufacturing plant in Timberlake, N.C., Jan. 23, 2017. (Jeremy M. Lange/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
FDA takes 'historic' step to lower nicotine in cigarettes
March 15, 2018 - 11:46am
March 14, 2018
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The United States falls in World Happiness rankings - again
March 14, 2018 - 11:55am
March 13, 2018
After CT and MRI scans, the medical team of an 84-year-old patient made an alarming discovery: Where much of the man's right frontal lobe of his brain should have been, there was simply a large blank space. BMJ Case Reports.
Doctors find air pocket where part of man's brain should be
March 13, 2018 - 7:55am
March 12, 2018
Tony Oltmann is a bi-vocational pastor serving two churches near Mille Lacs Lake and working in foster care during the week. He also serves as co-chair of the Crow Wing Energized ACEs and Resiliency Coalition. Submitted
Childhood trauma has lasting impacts
March 12, 2018 - 3:00pm
3 things for better health - March 12
March 12, 2018 - 2:30pm
Fertility clinic in California informs hundreds of patients their eggs may have been damaged
March 12, 2018 - 1:01pm
X-rays of a young child's teeth are taken at the Center for Pediatric Dentistry, a joint center run by the Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington to provide dental services to children and infants. (Stuart Isett/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Dentists keep dying of this deadly lung disease. The CDC can't figure out why.
March 12, 2018 - 11:20am
March 9, 2018
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North Dakota ranked drunkest state in America, with Minnesota not far behind
March 9, 2018 - 2:40pm
March 8, 2018
Kathy Allen spoke about her participation in a clinical research trial at the Minnesota Spinal Cord & Traumatic Brain Injury Research Symposium held in St. Paul. Special to Forum News Service
Central Minn. woman first patient in clinical trial to help people with spinal cord injuries
March 8, 2018 - 1:33pm
March 7, 2018
In an undated photo, a urine test sample container. Companies that set up urine testing labs have breathlessly pitched how lucrative the business can be: “15 samples per day could yield $800,000 in profit!” (Johnny Tergo/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
A growing number of companies are cutting back on their drug testing
March 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
March 6, 2018
A 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health estimated that 3.8 million Americans use opioids for nonmedical reasons every month. They are commonly handed to patients following all manner of surgery, whether they need them or not. (Paul Rogers/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
Opioids no better than common painkillers in chronic pain study
March 6, 2018 - 3:27pm
March 5, 2018
He thought it was a blister, but it was a deadly bacteria consuming his foot
March 5, 2018 - 10:04am