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November 5, 2018
Jim Sagissor suffered debilitating chronic pain after a motorcycle accident in 2011. He relied heavily on narcotic painkillers, which failed to alleviate his pain and caused problems. His pain has been greatly relieved after a procedure last year implanted a spinal cord stimulator, which sends messages to his brain to block the pain.
Opioid free: Pain ‘like a thousand bee stings’ now a manageable ‘nuisance’
November 5, 2018 - 7:46am
October 29, 2018
Board members of The Pink Ribbon Cupboard are Kristin Larson (left), Kathy Buxton, Sue Beck and Marian Foehrenbacher. Submitted photo
Rockin' the pink: Pink Tie Party raises funds to support breast cancer patients
October 29, 2018 - 11:37am
October 27, 2018
Dr. Julie Olson is an internal medicine physician at Essentia Health St. Joseph's-Brainerd Clinic. Submitted photo
Essentia Health offers supportive, palliative care
October 27, 2018 - 9:00am
October 25, 2018
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Good vaccine match, average flu season expected
October 25, 2018 - 6:00am
October 24, 2018
Pink Tie Party supports breast cancer patients
October 24, 2018 - 4:00am
October 20, 2018
Hy-Tec crews and subcontractors like Jim's Electric work on the Brainerd General Rental site Wednesday, Oct. 17, along Highway 371 in Baxter. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Biz Buzz: Hy-Tec crews take advantage of break in the weather at Brainerd General Rental site
October 20, 2018 - 9:00am
Denise Aune sits at her home on Loon Lake in rural Pequot Lakes. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Survivor advises others to get 3D mammogram
October 20, 2018 - 4:00am
October 12, 2018
Essentia Health offers free breast cancer screening
October 12, 2018 - 4:30am
October 6, 2018
New collaboration announced for heart care in Brainerd lakes area
October 6, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 3, 2018
Cass County Board: County parts ways with child care program administration company
October 3, 2018 - 3:00pm
October 1, 2018
Kuntz becomes Minnesota Association of Healthcare Volunteers president
October 1, 2018 - 9:30am
September 30, 2018
Kelly Hatlen talks with her son, Cash, Thursday, July 19, 2018, at their home in Fargo. Cash lives with cerebral palsy and requires near constant medical attention. Erin Bormett / Forum News Service
A Fargo mother’s struggle to care for her severely disabled son
September 30, 2018 - 6:05am
September 25, 2018
Brainerd Fire responds
September 25, 2018 - 7:30am
September 24, 2018
Keenan Oswald holds up his EpiPen while sitting with Pepper, one of the family dogs, recently. Oswald depends on the medical device to counteract the allergic reaction he would have if exposed to peanuts. Forum News Service
EpiPen shortage persists for some: Lifesaving device still in short supply as prices rise
September 24, 2018 - 6:05am
Essentia clinics offer walk-in flu clinics, appointments
September 24, 2018 - 5:30am