Even though many Minnesotans are sedentary, and almost 300,000 have diabetes, a national study lists us as the fifth healthiest state.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A Mayo Clinic study finds a link between sugar-rich diets and brain function in seniors.
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.
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.
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.
As the NFL season kicks off Wednesday, there’s a disturbing new study about NFL players’ health.
Which is worse? Obesity or normal weight with a ‘beer belly?’ The answer from a Mayo Clinic study might surprise you.
It’s a perennial question in Minnesota: how much do school start dates affect tourism in the Land of 10,000 Lakes?
A new study by the University of Minnesota Tourism Center examines family travel patterns when school starts before Labor Day.
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.