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To veterans who may be struggling with mental health, Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough issued a reminder that the VA crisis line is available by dialing 1-800-273-8255 and pressing "1."
Kaylee Alvarado of Bismarck said there was "blood everywhere" when her son's foreskin was forced back during a routine medical procedure.
The new beds would help to fill a void of inpatient psychiatric treatment beds in western North Dakota. There are no such beds west of Minot or Bismarck.
Rachel Iverson, a registered dietitian with Sanford Health in Bismarck, says heavily processed foods such as boxed macaroni and cheese, canned soup and frozen dinners often contain unhealthy levels of sodium; the reason being that salt is used as a preservative to extend shelf life. Yet, there are high sodium products whose heart stopping saltiness tends to stay under a consumer’s radar.

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During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, Brian Rahman saw an opportunity to fulfill a dream of his, launching a healthcare staffing agency. Now, ConVerdia Health Staffing has moved from Rahman's south Fargo condo to a permanent office in West Fargo.
No one likes to consider the worst "what ifs" when it comes to their health and mortality, but worst-case scenarios are something people need to be prepared for. Having an advanced care plan in place helps loved ones and health care workers make treatment decisions in an emergency, and guarantees a patient's wishes are fulfilled.
Cole Trebesch, new chair of 40 Square Cooperative Solutions, has held leadership positions with the state's soybean association for the last decade.
Convenient Care Clinic on southern Sheyenne Street is a nurse practitioner operated walk-in clinic with hours from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., on weekdays and from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., on Saturdays and Sundays. Visits are $40.
Appointments must be made in advance by calling the NDSCS Allied Dental Education Clinic at 1-800-342-4325 ext. 3-2333 or 701-671-2333.
A new federal law, the No Surprises Act, protects consumers from surprise billing, large bills incurred when patients need care outside their insurance's provider network.

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Skepticism of the risks of COVID-19 in North Dakota is near the top, vaccinations near the bottom, which help explain why North Dakota has one of the highest infection rates.
Sanford Health community health worker program helps patients navigate access to health care and support services. By removing barriers, community health workers can reduce hospital and emergency room visits.
Ohio’s hospital population has more than doubled since early November, and the stress on the system’s capacity was especially acute in the northeast part of the state that includes Cleveland, Ohio Hospital Association spokesman John Palmer said.

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