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CDC: 6 Percent Of Americans Engage In These 5 Health-Related Behaviors
Just six percent of Americans engage in five key health-related behaviors that can prevent chronic disease.
‘U’ Scientists Recreate Woman’s Aorta With 3-D Printer
A Minneapolis woman is alive and well thanks to some creative thinking and a 3-D printer.
HCMC Doctor Returns From Trip To Space Station
An HCMC doctor says his training not only prepared him for a career in ER medicine, it also prepared him for space.
Most Americans Think Burgers Are Healthy, Survey Finds
A lot of people love a good burger, but a new survey shows a lot of people also think they are healthy!
How We Sabotage Our Sleep
Not getting enough sleep is an obvious reason for feeling tired, but there are other things we do daily to sabotage the sleep we do get.
Kylie's Kids: Meet Bella
For those of us in the immediate metro area, we can take for granted how close we are to some of the best medicine in the world. This week's Kylie's Kid, Bella, drives four hours from Ely to get chemo at Masonic Children's Hospital where she's...
Officials: Zika Virus Not A Concern For Minnesota
With summer around the corner, many people are starting to wonder if Zika virus will become a problem in Minnesota. The state’s top health officials say no.
Good Question: Why Do We Drink So Much In The Midwest?
A new report revealed the drunkest cities in America, and our neighbors to the east are well represented. Twelve of the top 20 cities are in Wisconsin, and seventeen of the top 20 are in the Upper Midwest.
State Suing Life Insurance Companies For Not Paying Beneficiaries
WCCO has discovered the State of Minnesota has sued several companies for not paying beneficiaries in millions of dollars.
Heated Opinions In Mpls. Paid Sick Leave Hearing
Four in 10 Minneapolis workers don't have the benefit of paid sick time, but an ordinance now being debated in city hall could soon change that.
First Zika Virus Confirmed In Wisconsin
A Wisconsin resident has a confirmed case of a Zika virus infection after traveling to Honduras.
Study: Sleep Disorders Underdiagnosed Among Kids With Cerebral Palsy
Sleep disorders are going untreated and under-reported among children who have cerebral palsy (CP), according to a study.
Report: The 4 Drunkest U.S. Cities Are All In Wisconsin
A recent report from the financial news website 24/7 Wall St. lists four Wisconsin metro areas as the drunkest cities in America.
Kylie's Kids: Meet Roya
When your child is sick, your hope is for a quick diagnosis. But for this week's Kylie's Kid, Roya, getting answers took a long time.
Kidney Exchange Program Links Friends From Minnesota, Georgia
If given the chance to save a life, most of us would do what they can to help. For Pastor Jeff Marian, that meant donating a kidney for his friend, Linda Nelson.
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