The Day Medical Students Learn Which Hospitals Have Accepted Them
USD Med students excited about Match Day.
A Possible Breakthrough in the Fight against Breast Cancer
Given the scope of the medical community here in Sioux Falls, there's some encouraging news to report regarding the fight against breast cancer reoccurring.
How to Stay Healthy on Your Next Plane Trip
Stay healthy on your next airplane trip with these tips. You don't want to ruin your spring break or next vacation by getting sick from something you encountered on the plane.
Something Else to Worry You, Lack of Sleep May Cause Alzheimer's
A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reveals that daytime sleepiness "may be an indicator of Alzheimer's disease."
Losing Sleep Because of Work? More and More of Us Say 'Yes'
If you spend a good part of the night tossing and turning in bed, you can probably blame your job. A recent study shows more of us are worrying about work.
10 Things You're Doing That Can Shorten Your Life.
I found an old article I had saved called "10 Things You're Doing That Might Be Shortening Your Life." I can relate to most of them.
New Study Claims Babies Are Born Biased
A new study finds something perhaps a little bit depressing: babies are born with at least some prejudice.
Realize Your Child Suffers an Addiction
If your child is dependent on constantly utilizing a mobile device, they are suffering an addiction that could affect their life.
Did The Flu Shot Work or Not? Apparently, One-Third of the Time
That really nasty strain of the flu has a name - and it's "Satan." Kidding. It's Type A H3N2 - but did the flu shot work at all?
Processed Foods and Cancer - Could There Be a Connection?
Friday morning (2/16) we were visiting with Deb Jersey about processed foods and what affect they have on our bodies. Following is the study we made reference to.
South Dakota Number One, Happiest State
An organization has ranked every state in the union and found that South Dakota indeed is the happiest state in America.
Hanging out at Bars Can Be Healthy
People who have a bar where everybody knows their name are significantly happier, have more friends, and have better life satisfaction than other people.
7 Foods You Should Be Eating for a Healthy Heart
Heart Health can be as simple as making some changes to your diet. Consider adding more of these seven foods to your plate for their heart-health benefits.
South Dakota Tops Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index
Next time someone asks you, "How are you doin'?", you can give them a detailed answer, if they have the time.
Wave Goodbye to the Cheeseburger on McDonald's Happy Meal
Starting in June, two more McDonald's menu items will disappear from the Happy Meal menu.
A Conversation With a Canadian About Health Care
What is health care really like in Canada? Luckily I have a friend who lives there. So I talked to her about Canada’s health care system and her experiences.
Sanford Number One Hospital in South Dakota
Recently Sanford USD Medical Center was chosen as the number one hospital in South Dakota, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals of 2017-2018.
Could a Miracle Flu Drug Soon Be on the Way?
There's encouraging news out of Japan where a drug maker says it has developed a pill that can kill the flu virus in one day.
Smile South Dakota - Your Teeth Are Some of the Prettiest
The website Wallet Hub recently ranked all 50 states including the District of Columbia based on dental health - and South Dakota made the top 10.
Businesses Being Warned about 'Technology Distractions' - What?
Do you think we're to the point where's there's actually too much technology available to people? Some at Microsoft think so.