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WATERTOWN, S.D. (KELO) — A new building will help at a KELOLAND college will help fill more jobs in the healthcare industry. The Prairie Lakes Healthcare Center of Learning just opened this fall at Lake Area Technical College. The 24,000-square-foot addition is made possible by funding from the state and a gift from Prairie Lakes …

Niticia Mpanga, a registered respiratory therapist, checks on an ICU patient at Oakbend Medical Center in Richmond, Texas. The mortality rates from COVID-19 in ICUs have been decreasing worldwide, doctors say, at least partly because of recent advances in treatment. Mark Felix/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mark Felix/AFP via Getty Images Niticia …

The University of Maine System is reneging on a promise to retirees: Effective Jan. 1, UMS is terminating retiree group health coverage effective. Get ready to spend a lot more money out of your own pockets. The system’s nearly 2,900 retirees were promised lifetime coverage, many with UMS paying full lifetime premiums. Now, UMS will …

For months Joseph R. Biden Jr. has condemned President Trump as a failed steward of the nation’s well-being, relentlessly framing the 2020 election as a referendum on the president’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Now, confronted with a moment that many believe will upend the 2020 election — the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg …

The pandemic has thrown unfavorable – and unpredictable – situations at us each day. Many students and their families are facing financial strain while they embark on online classes, causing a sharp increase in depression and anxiety levels.  You could say you’ll go for a walk or put on a face mask to wind down to …

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) – A donation from Bangor Savings Bank is helping cancer patients regain their confidence. Scalp Cooling is designed to reduce hair loss while going through chemotherapy. Wednesday Bangor Savings Bank donated $25,000 to help purchase the technology for the Lafayette Family Cancer Institute in Brewer. Patients wear silicone caps during treatment. Medical …

MACHESNEY PARK, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 15, 2020– Experity, the leading provider of clinical and practice management software to the urgent care space, today announced Tim Dybvig as its senior vice president of patient engagement. This appointment follows Experity’s recent acquisition of Dybvig’s previous company, Calibrater Health. In his new role, Dybvig will oversee Experity’s patient engagement …

COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ) An ad running in support of Republican Gov. Mike Parson ties Nicole Galloway to federal health care ideas, but not necessarily ones that the Democratic state auditor holds. The ad from Uniting Missouri, a political action committee organized in support of the Republican governor, is running an ad about Galloway and health …

We see health care as a concern of the Left and liberty as the turf of the Right. We have the mistaken impression that we must choose between them. But the two values rise and fall together. We need them both, and we could have them both. Late last year, as I was writing a …

Driving from California to Vermont, as I did this summer, offers time to think and plenty to look at. The vast interstate highway system that I followed for much of my journey, championed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, was created in large part by the Federal-Aid Highway Act in 1956, which declared that building this …