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November 20, 2017
Make fruit or veggies more appealing as part of the Thanksgiving Day meal by being creative and creating a turkey shape using the fruit or vegetables variety and color. Have fun and be creative to add to a festive table. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
3 things for better health
November 20, 2017 - 7:00am
November 13, 2017
Eating the Mediterranean way has also been shown to decrease cognitive decline as we age, so minds may also stay sharper. Photo illustration
Healthy living: Eat the Mediterranean way
November 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Think about quitting: Great American Smokeout is Nov. 16
November 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
Recently, Crow Wing County residents were asked to provide information about their health.  The Crow Wing County Community Health Survey was mailed to 4,000 households the first week of October. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
How Healthy Are We? 4,000 Households Receive Crow Wing County Health Survey
November 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
Blood drive planned Nov. 15 in Crosslake
November 13, 2017 - 3:30am
November 8, 2017
Stephanie Forslund, clinical supervisor at St. Luke's, demonstrates infant safe sleep practice during a press conference Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at the hospital by placing two-month-old Dylan Grenberg of Duluth into his own small crib on his back and swaddling him in a blanket. Bob King / Forum News Service
Minnesota calls attention to safe sleeping practices for infants
November 8, 2017 - 7:43pm
November 4, 2017
Volunteer resists flu shot, but Essentia stands by its mandate
November 4, 2017 - 11:58pm
September 20, 2017
Longtime friends and 1988 Alexandria graduates (left to right) Tonya Bakewell Dreher, Cathy Grove Barker and Natalie Johnson Annis, will soon take a trip of a lifetime together. They are taking part in the 15-day Everest to End Duchenne trek to raise money for research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Dreher's son, Gus, 12, has Duchenne's, which is the most severe of all the muscular dystrophies. (Contributed)
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
September 20, 2017 - 7:58am
September 11, 2017
Alissa Haglin, 16, a sophomore at Brainerd High School, is working to bring a national suicide awareness and prevention program to the Brainerd School District and hopefully other area schools this year. Submitted photo
Bringing hope: Local efforts aimed at suicide prevention
September 11, 2017 - 1:36pm
September 10, 2017
Tobacco 21 effort beginning to gain support in rural Minn.
September 10, 2017 - 2:09pm
September 1, 2017
Noelle stands in front of her scans from her most recent check up in July 2017. (Contributed)
Woman creates network for Minn., ND families dealing with hydrocephalus
September 1, 2017 - 10:20am
August 25, 2017
Woman and alarm clock in bed
Sleep genes: Heredity plans bigger role in need for sleep
August 25, 2017 - 10:38am
August 14, 2017
Swimmer's itch symptoms can be alleviated with over-the-counter antihistamines or anti-itch creams. Special to Forum News Service
Swimmer's itch is getting under our skin - uncomfortable but harmless 'duck itch'
August 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 19, 2017
Recently, hard sparkling seltzers have gained popularity as a low-calorie option, with many ranging from 92 to 140 calories. Photo courtesy of Happy Harry’s Bottle Shops / Special to The Forum
Bikini-friendly beverages: Enjoy these beers and seltzers without guilt
July 19, 2017 - 12:10pm
July 11, 2017
t7.7.17 Bob King -- 071717.N.DNT.RETIREc3 -- Protected from the rain with umbrellas, retirees Ron McKinnon (left) and Dick Skog walk along the Lakewalk in the Rose Garden on a recent morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
5 tips for staying active and healthy in the post-work years
July 11, 2017 - 9:17am
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