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April 24, 2018
Nurse Practitioner Hannah Balfanz went over the results of Sam Talbot's physical exam. He was there with girlfriend Kate Meyer at the University of Minnesota Nurse Practitioners Clinic on South Third St, Minneapolis. (Glen Stubbe/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Nurse practitioners in Minnesota stepping up as demand for doctors outpaces supply
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KVRR-TV anchor TJ Nelson worked in radio as a teenager. Special to The Forum
You'll never guess what these locals did for a first summer job
April 24, 2018 - 9:14am
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, teens may not always have a summer job because other activities may be more beneficial when it comes to building their resumes and college applications. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Summer jobs then and now: What well-known locals say first jobs taught them
April 24, 2018 - 8:55am
April 23, 2018
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Health Matters: How to successfully treat frequent heartburn
April 23, 2018 - 10:03am
More than 1,500 children are in foster care throughout the state of North Dakota on a daily basis, according to the N.D. Department of Human Services. In Minnesota, that number was 9,400 in 2016. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Fostering hope and healing: Local couple shares journey to becoming a forever family
April 23, 2018 - 7:54am
April 21, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist
New living arrangements could keep family close
April 21, 2018 - 6:55am
April 16, 2018
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Your parents were right again - good posture is important. Here's why.
April 16, 2018 - 9:20am
April 15, 2018
Bundles of fresh handmade pasta sit for sale at the Kievsky shopping mall in Moscow on May 21, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Andrey Rudakov.
Nine ways you're ruining your pasta
April 15, 2018 - 10:37am
April 14, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist
Aging parents, no matter their challenges, never become children
April 14, 2018 - 7:12am
April 13, 2018
A chair dip exercise can get the blood flowing in your arms even while you're at work during the day. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Feeling sluggish at work? These 3 exercises can boost productivity
April 13, 2018 - 9:24am
April 12, 2018
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Tick season already underway as spring slowly heats up
April 12, 2018 - 7:37am
April 11, 2018
Mariah Carey at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party following the 89th Academy Awards at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, Calif., Feb. 26, 2017. (Axel Koester/The New York Times)
Mariah Carey reveals years-long battle with bipolar disorder: 'I lived in denial and isolation'
April 11, 2018 - 10:43am
This 3-year-old has 'a sparkle' in her heart: The world's smallest mechanical heart valve
April 11, 2018 - 10:34am
Although it's rarely talked about in polite conversation, daily elimination is an important benchmark of overall health. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Why waste matters: Naturopathic advocates say it’s a critical health benchmark
April 11, 2018 - 9:07am
April 10, 2018
A pharmacy counter in a Walgreens Boots Alliance store in Elmwood Park, Illinois, on April 5, 2016. Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg
When the new 'pharma bros' show up, prescription drug prices can go through the roof
April 10, 2018 - 11:33am
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