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February 8, 2019
RiverTown Slimdown begins: Reporters there every step of the way
RiverTown's first-ever healthy lifestyle challenge, Slim Down with RiverTown, has kicked off. The 13-week challenge started with weigh-ins...
February 8, 2019 - 3:01pm
Stomach bug: What to know about the norovirus going around
Just the word "norovirus" is enough to upset your stomach. This season the nasty stomach bug is worse than ever. There was a recent news story...
February 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
January 23, 2019
Red Cross issues emergency need for blood, platelets: Health briefs
A donation shortfall over the winter holidays has prompted the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to...
January 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 16, 2019
Health briefs: Students get real-world hospital work experience; St. Paul support group for families
Students get real-world hospital work experience Area students were part of a cohort that recently graduated from a six-week immersion program...
January 16, 2019 - 9:01am
January 10, 2019
Infographic: Minnesota fire deaths lowest since 2009, according to Fire Marshal Division
There were 36 fire deaths in Minnesota through 2018, a 47 percent drop compared to 2017, according to preliminary numbers released Jan. 10, 2019,...
January 10, 2019 - 10:30am
December 30, 2018
The resolution riddle: Steps to make and achieve New Year’s resolutions
It's a yearly question: "Have you made a New Year's resolution?" According to a Pew Research study, 44 percent of Americans made a resolution...
December 30, 2018 - 10:00am
December 19, 2018
Sick for the holidays? The virtual doctor will see you now
Coming down to find presents under the Christmas tree is great; coming down with an illness is not. With many clinics closed for the holidays...
December 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 12, 2018
Q and A: Take a deep breath and enjoy the holidays
With all the decorating, shopping, cooking and get-togethers, the holiday season can leave a person breathless. Though these activities are all...
December 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
Air quality alert issued through Dec. 13, 2018
Washington, Dakota and Goodhue counties were included in an air-quality alert issued for Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 through 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec....
December 12, 2018 - 12:35pm
December 10, 2018
12 Hours of Giving in Oakdale; Therapy dog volunteers needed for hospice: Health briefs
The American Red Cross will hold the sixth-annual 12 Hours of Giving Blood Drive 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 at Inwood Oaks, 484 Inwood...
December 10, 2018 - 6:00pm
December 6, 2018
Infant ibuprofen recalled over potency concern
A New Jersey-based pharmaceutical company has issued a voluntary nationwide recall on an infant ibuprofen product distributed to Walmart, CVS...
December 6, 2018 - 10:53am
November 27, 2018
Study: Younger Minnesotans more likely to be hospitalized for diabetes
ST. PAUL — Young adults with diabetes are struggling to manage their blood sugar levels, putting them at greater risk of ending up in the hospital than older adults, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The research, released Monday, Nov. 26, found young adults age 18...
November 27, 2018 - 8:38pm
November 20, 2018
Don't eat romaine lettuce, CDC warns amid E. coli outbreak
All romaine lettuce consumption should be avoided while a multi-state E. coli outbreak is investigated, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
November 20, 2018 - 3:35pm
November 18, 2018
Viewpoint: The opioid crisis and the value of pain
Prescription drugs including opioids were responsible for the most overdose deaths of any illicit drugs since 2001, according to a report the...
November 18, 2018 - 9:00am
November 14, 2018
Carbon monoxide poisonings rise when temps drop, health department says: Health briefs
As temperatures fall in Minnesota, the number of people who become seriously ill from carbon monoxide poisoning goes up, according to data from...
November 14, 2018 - 11:04am