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Aletha Pinnow, left, and her sister, Eleni Pinnow, pose for a photo at a wedding the two attended. Aletha, who battled depression for years, committed suicide on Feb. 20 and her family is hoping that making it public triggers a discussion on mental health. Submitted photo / Forum News Service
One year after sister’s suicide, crusade to unveil depression continues
9 hours 18 min ago
February 18, 2017
Photograph of author Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders by Ann Arbor Miller, annarbormiller.com. Photograph was taken on Jan. 18, 2011, in Fargo, N.D.
Minding Our Elders: Recovery from double grief may require professional care
February 18, 2017 - 11:08am
February 17, 2017
A woman looks at a Center for Disease Control health advisory sign about the dangers of the Zika virus as she lines up for a security screening at Miami International Airport in Miami May 23, 2016. Carlo Allegri / Reuters
Mistakes at U.S. lab force hundreds of Zika tests to be repeated
February 17, 2017 - 2:09pm
February 16, 2017
An insurance store advertises Obamacare in San Ysidro, Calif, Jan. 25, 2017. Mike Blake / Reuters
Trump, Republicans set timeframe for introducing Obamacare replacement
February 16, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 15, 2017
A rat's head rests as it is constricted in an opening in the bottom of a garbage can in the Brooklyn borough of New York Oct. 18, 2016. Lucas Jackson / Reuters
Official admonishes rat problem after New Yorker dies from rat urine infection
February 15, 2017 - 2:18pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire arrives at a press conference announcing his departure after 13 seasons as manager at Target Field in Minneapolis on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. St. Paul Pioneer Press file photo
UPDATE: Former Twins manager Gardenhire battling prostate cancer
February 14, 2017 - 9:21pm
February 13, 2017
Registered nurses Dale Carnes, left, and Ken Horrocks confer in one of the cath labs in Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Crossing the medical gender divide: Female doctors, male nurses say they're mostly well accepted
February 13, 2017 - 5:28pm
Dr. Susan Mathison, Positively Beautiful columnist
Positively Beautiful: How to get full, youthful looking lips
February 13, 2017 - 9:10am
Sara and Lucas Brendel sit with their daughter Emmy, almost 2, Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, in their south Fargo home. Sara wishes she had the option of giving birth in a freestanding birth center. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
ND considers allowing outpatient births in hospital facilities
February 13, 2017 - 7:00am
February 12, 2017
Surgeons' communication scores improved after training because they got higher marks for presenting treatment options, describing what different intervention choices would involve and then encouraging patients to thoughtfully deliberate and arrive at the best choice for their particular circumstances and goals. Stock image.
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
February 12, 2017 - 10:41am
February 11, 2017
A man stands during an anti-Planned Parenthood vigil outside the Planned Parenthood - Margaret Sanger Health Center in Manhattan, New York, U.S., February 11, 2017.  REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Abortion protests on both sides erupt across U.S.
February 11, 2017 - 2:12pm
  Willow Marka shares a silly moment with her mom, Cassie Marka, at home this week. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Heart full of hope
February 11, 2017 - 1:12pm
Photograph of author Carol Bursack of Minding Our Elders by Ann Arbor Miller, annarbormiller.com. Photograph was taken on Jan. 18, 2011, in Fargo, N.D.
Minding Our Elders: Be smart, plan for your own care needs ahead of crisis
February 11, 2017 - 10:39am
February 10, 2017
Minn. county stops condom distribution practice
February 10, 2017 - 10:55am
February 8, 2017
After Rachel (right) and Russ Elliott spent years trying to have a child, Amber Johnson (left), a family friend, volunteered to be their surrogate. In December, Remie was born two months early and stayed 23 days at the neonatal intensive care unit in St. Cloud before coming home in January. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
After 10 years of trying to be parents, MN couple finds peace of mind through surrogacy
February 8, 2017 - 11:07am
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