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January 7, 2018
January is National Radon Awareness Month. Crow Wing County Land Services in Brainerd is offering free radon testing kits to area residents at the Land Services Building, 322 Laurel St., Suite 15, with a limit of one kit per household, while supplies last. MnDOH Graphic
Odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive gas threatens homeowners
January 7, 2018 - 5:00am
January 6, 2018
Reader Opinion: A good 2017?
January 6, 2018 - 9:30am
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 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 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 6, 2017
David Mars tests out his new Polaris Sportsman 570 all-terrain vehicle as his father Victor Mars watches Saturday at Power Lodge in Brainerd. The ATV was given to the 19-year-old Mars, who was diagnosed with Burkitt lymphoma, by Wishes & More. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery
Brainerd teen receives wish after cancer diagnosis
November 6, 2017 - 7:00am
October 4, 2017
Doctors thought a woman had cancer - but it was just a reaction to an old tattoo
October 4, 2017 - 12:39pm
September 15, 2017
Taylor Grace Nguyen receives formula and oral medication through a nasogastric tube in January 2015 after being diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a form of cancer that typically is associated with adults. 
Submitted Photo
Mother of cancer victim honors child's memory by raising awareness
September 15, 2017 - 7:55pm
September 13, 2017
Audriana Wallin poses with daughter Lainee Balsimo and son Brian Phillips. Lainee died last week after suffering from a rare childhood cancer. Submitted photoplay button
Crow Wing County Board: Seeking social services: Mother with cancer-stricken child says she felt lost in system
September 13, 2017 - 9:00am