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March 20, 2017
Casey Shaw, with the apple in his mouth, goofs around with his siblings at a fall festival in New Hampshire. Because he suffers from misophonia, he frequently wears noise-reducing headphones to block sounds. Special to Forum News Service
Eating, other everyday oral sounds can cause rage for selective sound sufferers
March 20, 2017 - 8:00am
March 16, 2017
Kellie Smith with her daughter, Olive, whom she says has been “an angel” since the accident. Kellie suffered a traumatic brain injury in a head-on car crash which has given her a new perspective. Submitted photo by JMA Photography
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
March 16, 2017 - 4:32pm
March 10, 2017
The bottom line: Screenings are crucial to colorectal cancer prevention
March 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 1, 2017
A view of the diving pool during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Maria Lenka. Robert Hanashiroz / USA TODAY Sports
How much urine is in a swimming pool? One study has the answer
March 1, 2017 - 2:42pm
February 28, 2017
Arlyn Anderson, Moorhead, is pictured with his baby sister Adalie at a Minneapolis hospital. Submitted photoplay button
'I can't lose my baby boy': Moorhead 8-year-old with new liver, new sister finally back home
February 28, 2017 - 7:23am
February 26, 2017
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
February 26, 2017 - 9:00am
February 24, 2017
Andy Lynn Jaeger
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
February 24, 2017 - 10:05am
January 10, 2017
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Battling a bug: North Dakota and Minnesota see spike in flu cases
January 10, 2017 - 6:38am
January 4, 2017
Representatives from KLN Family Brands, Shearer’s Snacks and Perham Health celebrated the opening of a new on-site primary care clinic at the KLN/Shearer’s office building in Perham Wednesday. Pictured, left to right, are: Mark Schwerdtfeger, Shearer’s; Pat Stolle, Perham Health; Jim West, Shearer’s; Beth Ulschmid, Perham Health; Marni Moch, KLN; Kevin Keil, Barrel O’ Fun; Fred Sailer, KLN; Suzanne Berube, Shearer’s; Charlie Nelson, KLN; and Nancy Belka, KLN.   Marie Johnson/FOCUS
KLN, Shearer’s open on-site primary care clinic for employees
January 4, 2017 - 2:35pm
November 19, 2015
The flu is nothing to sneeze at
November 19, 2015 - 8:53am
July 15, 2015
Water aware
July 15, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 4, 2015
Ray and Linda Kaluza have been going through the Medicare obesity counseling program at Perham Health since September. They said they were skeptical at first, but have found the suggestions easy to follow. Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS
Medicare obesity counseling now available through Perham Health
June 4, 2015 - 1:10pm
March 6, 2015
Senator’s staff, healthcare leaders hold discussion in Perham
March 6, 2015 - 1:18pm
December 19, 2014
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS Ben Holzer, back row, second from right, was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer this summer. On Dec. 3, New Creation Lutheran Church in Perham hosted a fundraiser as part of their community meal to help the family pay for expenses. Pictured are, back row, left to right, Angela Bachmann, Adam Holzer, Bella Holzer, Ben Holzer and Char Holzer. Front row, Dalen Bachmann, Kallie Bachmann, Brooke Hohman, Brydon Kimball, Amy Kimball and Karson Kimball.
Coping with cancer, with community support
December 19, 2014 - 1:42pm
Health officials investigate listeria outbreak in caramel apples
December 19, 2014 - 1:00pm