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July 14, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Medical diagnosis is vital to determine steps for dementia care
July 14, 2018 - 7:07am
July 12, 2018
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CDC issues blunt warning about Honey Smacks as outbreak grows to 100
July 12, 2018 - 8:46pm
July 3, 2018
A customer who skipped the lid but not the straw -- she said she usually carries a glass straw -- at Cafe Grumpy, in New York, May 9, 2018. (Stephen Speranza/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Still grasping at straws? They can be bad for your body, too.
July 3, 2018 - 12:16pm
June 30, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Finding the best fit in a nursing home
June 30, 2018 - 8:21am
June 28, 2018
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New study questions a limit to the human life span
June 28, 2018 - 1:41pm
June 26, 2018
A technician holds a syringe and a vial of Allergan Botox in this arranged photograph taken at a skin and beauty clinic in London. Jason Alden/Bloomberg
Wanted: Men unafraid of needles for Botox push
June 26, 2018 - 11:31am
A pharmacy consultation area is seen inside a Walgreens store in downtown Chicago on Oct. 18, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Christopher Dilts
Walgreens beefs up pharmacist training after woman denied drug
June 26, 2018 - 8:00am
June 23, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Forum columnist Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Well-meaning but hasty comments add to caregiver's heavy load
June 23, 2018 - 7:19am
June 16, 2018
Jean Ferguson, of Wessington Springs, has been a long-time primary care taker of her mother Lois Forbes after Jean's father John died. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Taking on dementia: Caregivers face constant battles in helping patients
June 16, 2018 - 9:00am
June 13, 2018
Birth control pills.  (Ruth Fremson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
More than a third of American adults take prescription drugs that may increase risk of depression, study says
June 13, 2018 - 8:17am
June 8, 2018
Flu killed 172 children this season, the highest death toll in nearly a decade
June 8, 2018 - 10:49am
June 6, 2018
Tara Bainbridge is one of this year’s honorary co-chairs for the annual Heart and Sole Cancer Walk, which is Friday at the Mitchell Middle School. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Backed by family and faith: Ethan's Bainbridge in remission after non-Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosis
June 6, 2018 - 8:04am
June 5, 2018
Dr. Dave Waldon
Sharing health costs with faith
June 5, 2018 - 9:47am
May 30, 2018
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A doctor removed her ovaries because they were 'in the way.' Her family says it led to her death.
May 30, 2018 - 11:08am
May 27, 2018
Temazepam 10mg tablets photo from Wikimedia Commons
Unseen face of the opioid epidemic: Drug abuse among the elderly grows
May 27, 2018 - 10:37am