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Paramedic Proposes To Nurse Boyfriend During COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment

Two South Dakota health care workers began 2021 as fiancés and internet stars after footage of their pandemic era engagement went viral.  A paramedic and EMS supervisor, Robbie Vargas-Cortes made an appointment at the Sanford Canton-Inwood Medical Center last month to receive his first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. His boyfriend of five years, Eric Vanderlee, is a registered […]

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How New Recommendations on Perinatal Depression Might Change Your Next Prenatal Appointment

It's estimated that up to one in seven pregnant people will experience perinatal depression, depression that develops during pregnancy or after childbirth. Now, a government task force has come up with new recommendations they say can drastically help lower those numbers. The new recommendations come from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). To formulate […]