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Health Watch: US Falling Behind In Every Measure Of Health

New research shows the U.S. is falling behind other countries in just about every measure of health, including how long people live. Two of the main reasons are poor diet and lack of exercise.

07/10/2013

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Sick Bald Eagle Rehabilitated, Released Into Wild

It was about a month ago when the custodian of St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Jordan, Minn. found a bald eagle lying on the ground.

04/19/2013

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Bankers Say Farm Income Helping Rural Economy

Bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states expect the rural economy to continue growing in the months ahead because of the strength of farm income.

03/21/2013

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Carver Co. ‘Healthiest’ County In Minnesota, Report Finds

According to a new report, Carver County holds the rank of healthiest county in Minnesota.

03/20/2013

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Doctors Concerned With Healthy Kids Taking ADHD Meds

A national group of doctors is concerned that healthy children are using ADHD medications when they shouldn’t be.

03/13/2013

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What’s The Top-Rated Diet 3 Years Running?

If you’re trying to lose weight and build a healthier body, which diet really works?

01/09/2013

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Study Ranks Minnesota As 5th Healthiest State

Even though many Minnesotans are sedentary, and almost 300,000 have diabetes, a national study lists us as the fifth healthiest state.

12/11/2012

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Study: Flu Vaccine Good For Healthy Children, Too

Two new studies are reminding parents that getting children vaccinated for the flu can save lives.

10/19/2012

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How To Make Healthy Dessert Choices

If you’re watching you weight, it’s probably best to skip the dessert. Sugar is a quick way to blow your diet. But if you just have to have a sweet treat, you can make choices that are better than others.

08/13/2012

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Windom Mom, Daughter Team Up To Provide Mammograms

Some dreams take years to come true, but a Minnesota mother and daughter’s wish simply couldn’t wait.

07/18/2012

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Researchers: Excessive Sitting Linked To Chronic Diseases

Too much sitting at work or at home could be taking a couple years off your life.

07/10/2012

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Kids Learn To Eat, Cook & Live Healthy At The Farmers Market

It may not be unusual to see a group of kids riding their bikes together in Minneapolis. But you might be surprised to see kids biking to the farmers markets to learn about cooking and healthy foods.

06/26/2012

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How To Live Long And Healthy

If you want old age to be more about staying active instead of being frail, it’s time to listen up. Many doctors say that the way you live now determines how you’ll feel down the road.

06/21/2012

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Health Watch: Milk-Based Vs. Soy-Based Baby Formulas

When it comes to baby formulas, milk-based choices may not be the only healthy options. In Health Watch, researchers say baby formulas made with soy are just as good.

05/28/2012

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A Healthier Way To Chow Down On Super Bowl Sunday

When it comes Super Bowl Sunday, people love to chow down. But what if you are looking for some healthier options?

02/02/2012

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