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Study: Lumpectomy, Radiation To Treat Breast Cancer Is Better

When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, choosing a course of treatment can be difficult.

01/28/2013

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Researchers Find Facebook Triggers Feelings Of Envy

Ever feel a little twinge of jealousy when you look at a friend’s vacation photos on Facebook? Turns out, you’re not alone.

01/23/2013

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Health Watch: More Women Smokers Dying Of Lung Cancer

Female smokers are now dying from lung cancer and lung disease far more often than they were several decades ago.

01/23/2013

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Study Examines Factors Of Bicycle-Vehicle Crashes

A new study aims to improve the safety of bicyclists and drivers in Minneapolis by examining the factors that cause crashes between the two.

01/15/2013

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Study: Kids Need Only 2 Cups Of Milk A Day

A new study shows there should be a limit to how much milk children drink.

12/19/2012

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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: Bounce House Injuries See Big Jump

A study in the journal Pediatrics found that the rate of inflatable bounce house injuries has skyrocketed from 5,300 emergency room visits in 2008 to more than 11,000 visits in 2010.

11/26/2012

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‘U Of M’ Study Finds Steroid Use Growing Among Minn. Teens

A University of Minnesota study in Pediatrics finds teen steroid abuse is rising. It’s not just student athletes who are using the drug. Steroid abuse was also found in groups that don’t play sports.

11/19/2012

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Study: Expecting Moms Need To Avoid The Flu

A new study suggests moms who get sick with the flu or fever while pregnant may have an increased risk of having a child with autism.

11/12/2012

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Twin Cities Readers In Line With New Study

Even though it seems like every other day there’s a new reading device being launched, a lot of people still like the old fashion printed book.

10/23/2012

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Study: Multivitamins Help Men Defend Against Cancer

Men might not always want to take vitamins, but a new study might change some minds. The study shows taking a daily multi-vitamin can lower a man’s risk of cancer.

10/17/2012

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Mayo Clinic: Sugar-Rich Diets Linked To Cognitive Impairment In Seniors

A Mayo Clinic study finds a link between sugar-rich diets and brain function in seniors.

10/16/2012

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Doctors Hope New Study Means More HPV Vaccinations

Some parents have been concerned about the safety of the HPV vaccine. But, as Teresa Garcia shows us, doctors say a new study should be reassuring.

10/01/2012

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Study: Program For Sex Offenders Is Reducing Crime

Sex offenders who are enrolled in a new mentoring program through the Department of Corrections are 84 percent less likely to return to prison, according to a new study.

09/12/2012

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Study: Non-Alcoholic Red Wine May Be Better For Your Health

Studies show red wine in moderation is good for your health, but now a new study says non-alcoholic red wine may be even better.

09/10/2012

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Study: NFL Players At Higher Risk Of Alzheimer’s, ALS

As the NFL season kicks off Wednesday, there’s a disturbing new study about NFL players’ health.

09/05/2012

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Mayo Study: Big Bellies Worse Than Obesity

Which is worse? Obesity or normal weight with a ‘beer belly?’ The answer from a Mayo Clinic study might surprise you.

08/28/2012

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Pre-Labor Day School Affects Family Travel, Minnesota Tourism

It’s a perennial question in Minnesota: how much do school start dates affect tourism in the Land of 10,000 Lakes?

08/06/2012

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Study Examines Family Travel And Start Of School

A new study by the University of Minnesota Tourism Center examines family travel patterns when school starts before Labor Day.

08/05/2012

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Report: Mpls. Fire Dept. Working Well With Less, But Faces Challenges

A new comprehensive report is helping the Minneapolis Fire Department plan for its future. For the last year, Emergency Services Consulting International (ESCI) has taken a close look at all areas of the department.

07/30/2012

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Intentional Roadkill

A NASA designer likes to conduct cool experiements.

07/23/2012

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Study: Women, Moderate Drinking Linked To Healthier Bones

A new study finds women who drink a moderate amount of alcohol can help prevent bone loss and that lowers their risk of getting osteoporosis.

07/11/2012

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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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Study: Coffee May Lower The Risk Of Getting Common Skin Cancer

A new study shows the more coffee you drink, the lower your risk of developing the most common type of skin cancer.

07/02/2012

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Study: Minnesota Among The Fastest-Warming States

Minnesota is warming up faster than most of the country, according to a new study.

06/13/2012

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