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Doctors Say Female Athletes At Higher Risk For Concussions
We hear a lot about concussions, especially with football players, but experts say women are three times as likely to suffer a concussion.
Good Question: Why Do We Shrink As We Age?
Men can lose about an inch on average as they get older. For women, it’s more than two.
'We'll Do Everything We Can': Family Battling Cancer Now Fighting Drug Costs, Too
A 7-year-old's fight against a rare form of cancer became tougher this month. Doctors diagnosed the young gymnast with stage four cancer in her spinal cord in November. Now her family is navigating a financial fight.
Opioid Overdose Epidemic Takes Center Stage In St. Paul
On Tuesday afternoon, a rally will be happening in the Capitol Rotunda, featuring legislators, lawmakers and doctors.
Twin Cities Clinic's Cooking Class Helps Students Live Better
The decision to eat better and have a healthier lifestyle has some folks going back to school.
Klobuchar Pushes For Firefighter Cancer Registry In Minneapolis
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will visit Fire Station 17 in Minneapolis Monday to push for a national cancer registry for firefighters, which could save the lives of first responders in the future.
A 'Huge Endeavor': Mayo Doctor Talks Face Transplant Surgery
A Mayo Clinic doctor is sharing the story of a remarkable face transplant done last summer.
Mayo Clinic Performs 1st Facial Transplant
The first face transplant performed at Mayo Clinic is providing a young man from Wyoming a second chance at a normal life.
U Researchers Help In Study Showing Way To Predict Autism In Infants
University of Minnesota researchers were part of a first-of-its kind study that shows it’s possible to predict, with high accuracy, if infants will develop autism spectrum disorder, depending on early changes in their brains and family history.
'There Is An End To The Tunnel': Minn. Woman Battles 'Sleeping Beauty Syndrome'
Delanie Weyer will suddenly become tired and then sleep for anywhere from two to five weeks. It's almost like a bear in hibernation, but in this case it can come on at any time.
Minnesota, Wisconsin Take On Opioid Abuse With 'Dose Of Reality' Campaign
Their campaign includes a startling PSA featuring a mother who can't wake her son who has an open pill bottle nearby.
Report: Sharp Drop In Minnesota Residents Buying Health Insurance
Despite record signups in the state's health insurance exchange, fewer Minnesota residents are buying coverage on their own according to reports.
As Individual Market Shrinks, Worries Over Price Hikes Grow
MNsure's record-breaking enrollment for 2017 belies a startling trend in Minnesota's health insurance market: The number of residents buying coverage on their own is getting smaller.
Police: 6K In St. Paul For Planned Parenthood Rally
Thousands of demonstrators faced off Saturday in St. Paul to show their support and opposition for Planned Parenthood.
Good Question: How Has Legalized Marijuana Impacted Other States?
What has the impact of legalizing recreational marijuana been in states that have tried it? Good Question.
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