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New Vest Helps Improve Lives Of Those With Cystic FibrosisA Minnesota man is helping unveil a new technology to treat a rare disorder that he is living with.
MDH: Measles Cases Spread To Ramsey County; Total Cases Reaches 32A day after Minnesota health officials announced measles cases have spread to Stearns County, the infection has now reportedly spread to another county.
Good Question: How Much Caffeine Is in Our Drinks?A new review of the health literature surrounding caffeine finds 400 milligrams of caffeine a day is not going to hurt you.
Heath Department Says Measles Cases Spread To Stearns CountyOfficials with the Minnesota Department of Health say measles cases have spread to Stearns County.
Report: More Wisconsin Seniors Drinking HeavilyThe state Department of Health Services reported Wednesday that annual rates of alcohol use, binge drinking and heavy drinking among people age 65 or older was higher as measured in 2014 than the previous year.
3 More Measles Cases Confirmed, Total Cases Reaches 24Three more cases of measles have been confirmed in Hennepin County, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
Bill Banning Abortion Coverage For Wis. State Workers Up For VoteThe bill is supported by three anti-abortion groups and the Wisconsin Catholic Conference.
MDH: Number Of Cases In Measles Outbreak Climbs To 21The number of cases in the Minnesota measles outbreak continues to climb.
MDH: Measles Outbreak Up To 20 Cases In Hennepin CountyMDH officials say 16 of the 20 cases were in children who were confirmed to be unvaccinated.
SPARK Study Looks To Expand The Scope Of Autism ResearchUntil now, autism-based research often only included a small number of individuals and families. The SPARK study will provide researchers with the genetic information from thousands of families affected by autism from around the country.
6 Mumps Cases Reported On 'U' CampusUniversity of Minnesota health officials are warning students about a mumps outbreak on campus.
MDH Reports Spike In Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Syphilis CasesThe Minnesota Department of Health says there was a concerning rise in sexually transmitted diseases from 2015 to 2016.

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