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Mary Beth Stenerson
Officials: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site grows tense in armed eviction
June 16, 2016
Apps perform poorly to find best time for baby-making
Women who turn to the internet and mobile apps to sort out the best time of the month to try getting pregnant may receive bad advice, a study suggests.Researchers tested 20 websites and 33 apps designed to help predict what's known as the fertile window, the days before ovulation...
June 16, 2016 - 5:58pm
April 17, 2016
Positively Beautiful: 3 workouts that require no gym, no gear and practically no time
When it comes to staying fit, the biggest barrier for most people is "lack of time." It's an understandable dilemma. After all, by the time...
April 17, 2016 - 2:37am
January 18, 2016
Limiting babies to almond milk could cause scurvy
Plant-based beverages like almond milk can't be used to replace breast milk or infant formula, a new report warns.The authors of the report describe...
January 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
November 23, 2015
Women who breast-feed less likely to develop diabetes
Women who develop gestational diabetes during pregnancy may be less likely to develop diabetes again after delivery if they breastfeed their babies, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers followed about 1,000 women with gestational diabetes to see whether they developed another...
November 23, 2015 - 4:28pm
Positively Beautiful: 5 benefits of being an intern or learning a new skill at any age
School is starting for many of our kids this week. Which also means our summer interns are in back-to-school mode, too. But the truth is, they've...
August 23, 2015 - 1:26am
April 5, 2015
HerVoice: Valley City, N.D. woman opens holistic healing practice
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—Some of Gail Pederson's friends still call what she does "hocus pocus." When she learned about holistic medicine,...
April 5, 2015 - 5:54am
March 24, 2015
Areavoices: Husband recalls wife’s experience with hospice
“We traveled all over together, her and I,” Gerald ‘Toot’ shared about his late wife, Dee. “All you had to say to her is, ‘Dee, how would you like to … ?,’ and she would say ‘yes’ right away. You wouldn’t even have to finish what you were going to ask. She was...
March 24, 2015 - 10:00am
March 15, 2015
HerVoice: Colon cancer survivor advocates for awareness, open discussion
FARGO – For years, Amanda Houston ignored her colorectal symptoms. That is, until a co-worker and friend whose husband had colon cancer stood...
March 15, 2015 - 6:00am
March 1, 2015
Going Vertical: Women gain strength, confidence with pole fitness
Fargo - Pamela Thorson effortlessly glides around a silver pole in a flash of purple hair and black Spandex, demonstrating acrobatic moves like...
March 1, 2015 - 6:02am
February 7, 2015
Withdrawal method linked to condom, pregnancy perceptions
Up to 17 percent of young adults in the U.S. may be using “withdrawal” to prevent pregnancy, although not necessarily relying just on that...
February 7, 2015 - 10:01pm
January 24, 2015
Roach approach: NDSU student invited to present research in Washington
FARGO - Bridget Eklund won’t receive as much attention as the Bison football team did for their national championship title, but the North...
January 24, 2015 - 9:41pm
January 23, 2015
Study: Pain during sex more common after a C-section
A year and a half after giving birth, one in four women report pain during vaginal intercourse - and odds for the problem are higher in women who had a cesarean section, according to a new study. The researchers were surprised to find that almost all women experience pain the...
January 23, 2015 - 2:47pm
January 19, 2015
Baby's age at gluten exposure not tied to celiac disease
The age at which babies are introduced to foods with gluten doesn't affect their risk of developing celiac disease, a new study finds. Earlier studies had suggested that introducing gluten between the ages of four and six months might lower the risk of celiac disease,...
January 19, 2015 - 9:58am
January 8, 2015
Fathers-to-be may have hormonal changes, too
Men waiting to become fathers for the first time experienced hormonal changes before their babies were born, and levels of some hormones appeared linked to those of the men's wives, according to a new study. The expectant fathers showed drops in testosterone and estradiol -...
January 8, 2015 - 11:25am
December 6, 2014
Fargo extreme runner uses imagination to prepare for 135-mile race in January
FARGO - Rachel Utecht can sometimes be seen running along a ditch, dragging a tire behind her. The 27-year-old Fargo woman might get some curious...
December 6, 2014 - 10:24pm