State Health Departments Honing Strategies In Case Of CatastrophesThe scenarios are grim: A pandemic influenza swamps the availability of hospital ventilators. A chemical spill exhausts antidote supplies and decontamination abilities. A terror attack overwhelms ambulances and trauma centers. A big earthquake, wildfire or hurricane throws emergency rooms into crisis.
Number Of Wisconsin Births Declines For Sixth YearThe number of babies born in Wisconsin has dropped for the sixth straight year.
Infant Deaths In Child Care Down In Minn., Report ShowsMinnesota human services officials say the number of infant deaths in child care settings has dropped significantly this year.