Insurers Pulling Plans Is Costly Problem For MNsureMinnesota insurers have routed thousands of customers away from MNsure, a financial boon for the companies but one that creates enrollment and revenue headaches for an exchange already confronting concerns about long-term solvency. After signing up customers on plans through the exchange in 2014, two insurers effectively pulled nearly 5,000 policies off MNsure for the following year.
8 Minnesota Insurance Companies Proposing Big Rate HikesEight Minnesota companies are asking for big rate hikes for health insurance premiums in 2016. Many of the proposed increase are in excess of 50 percent.
Doctor: How To Address Obesity & Halloween CandyHalloween is on Thursday, and while many of us are stocking up on candy to hand out to trick-or-treaters, a woman in Fargo is planning to hand out a controversial letter.
Good Question: How Often Should Mattresses Be Changed?A WCCO viewer named Marilyn heard a recent mattress commercial claim dust mites can double the weight of our mattress after eight years, which is when it should be replaced. She wanted to know: Is this a gimmick or should we follow their advice? The answer differs depending on the expert asked.
Good Question: What's In A $33K Mattress?As many as one in four of us have problems getting to sleep at night. And pretty much of all of us have struggled to find the perfect mattress. So hearing about a $33,000 mattress got our attention.
St. Paul Offering Incentives For Kids Eating Fruits, VeggiesIt can be hard to get kids to eat fruits and vegetables, but there are some new incentives on the menu at schools in St. Paul.