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January 1, 2019
File photo of the Fitbit Charge HR.  (Tony Cenicola/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Fat-burning zone is a myth in weight loss, but calories do matter
January 1, 2019 - 12:07pm
December 31, 2018
Kelly Larson lifts weights during a "Strength and Sculpt" exercise class Thursday, December 20, 2018, at the Grand Forks YMCA. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Resolutions provide starting point to making changes, experts say
December 31, 2018 - 3:50pm
To Make New Year's Resolutions or Not To, That Is the Question!
December 31, 2018 - 7:00am
December 29, 2018
"Bert and I have a nice banter and rapport. We need humor to lighten the world sometimes," said Lindsey Pelletier, center, a hospice nurse from Our Lady of Peace who comes to Bert McKasy's home in Mendota Heights to drain fluid from McKasy's abdomen and check his vitals on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. Bert's wife, Caroline, is usually perched on the bed during the visits. McKasy has late-stage colon cancer. Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press
Number of hospice patients in Minnesota increases as doctors accept such alternative care
December 29, 2018 - 9:26pm
December 27, 2018
Logan Andreotta, her husband Travis Jones, Audrey Andreotta, 2, and Bonnie Andreotta, 4, eat dinner together at home last month in Bowling Green, Kentucky. When Logan Andreotta was 24 years old, she started in vitro fertilization. She developed ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, which left her in searing pain while she produced 50 eggs, or about four years' worth, in one month. Washington Post photo by Carolyn Van Houten.
Fertility industry says IVF drugs are safe; critics worry about overprescription
December 27, 2018 - 9:53pm
December 25, 2018
Blood drive set Jan. 16 in Emily
December 25, 2018 - 5:30am
December 24, 2018
Illustration by Gary Meader / Forum News Service
Diagnosing Santa: ‘Tarnished with ashes and soot’? ‘A little round belly’? Should we be worried?
December 24, 2018 - 11:43am
For many of us the holidays offer a rare occasion to meet as an extended family and have time for a meaningful discussion to honor our parents’ end-of-life wishes. Stock photo
Crow Wing Energized: Use the holidays to talk more than just fruitcake
December 24, 2018 - 10:00am
Report highlights progress in depression care
December 24, 2018 - 5:30am
December 21, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist. Special to The Forum
Bursack: Holiday spirit is gone after loss of loved ones
December 21, 2018 - 4:53pm
Grief support group to offer help coping with death of loved one
December 21, 2018 - 4:30am
December 20, 2018
Andrea Lund (left), Dr. Heidi Malling of Essentia Health, Steve Anderson and Diane Saumer Guidi tickle the ivories Nov. 26 at the inaugural gathering of a new dementia choir in the Brainerd lakes area at Zion Lutheran Church. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Organizers of local dementia choir sing its praises: Studies suggest music and memory are linked
December 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
File photo of a medical examination in Lisle, Ill., April 6, 2016.  (Whitten Sabbatini/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Heart attack risk is 37 percent higher on Christmas Eve
December 20, 2018 - 2:50pm
A cupcake.  Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
The average American is edging closer to being borderline obese
December 20, 2018 - 11:55am
December 19, 2018
Zach Sobiech, 17, plays guitar as his friend, Samantha "Sammy" Brown, right, sings the song "Star Hopping," that they wrote earlier that night, at a recording studio in Lakeland, Minn., on December 3, 2012. (Ben Garvin / Pioneer Press)
Minnesota musician’s legacy lives on with movie, cancer research
December 19, 2018 - 8:46pm