Some Perplexed By CDC Guidelines, Seeming To Shift To Less COVID-19 TestingThe previous position was testing should be done on anyone who was in close contact with someone who had tested positive. It's now saying if you're not medically vulnerable and have no symptoms,you should self-monitor.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Nursing Association Leader Alarmed By State's Mask InventoryAs Minnesotans venture out to grab essentials or just some fresh air, more and more of them are masking up.
Cases Of Highly-Contagious RSV Spiking In MinnesotaThe flu isn't the only illness spiking right now.
CDC: 6 Minnesotans Sickened In Outbreak Linked To Pet Store PuppiesNational health officials say six Minnesotans were infected this year by a strain of bacteria linked to pet store puppies.
CDC: About 100 Cases Of Possible Vaping-Related Lung Disease In 14 StatesMore cases of lung disease are popping up across the country, possibly connected to vaping.
Health Department Receives $20M Over 5 Years From CDC For Heart Disease, Diabetes PreventionThe Minnesota Department of Health announced Thursday it secured more than $20 million over the next five years to put toward efforts to prevent heart disease, diabetes and stroke.
How To Avoid Salmonella In Your Thanksgiving TurkeyWith Thanksgiving a week away, health officials are warning people to properly handle and cook their holiday birds.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar Calls On CDC To Investigate Rare Polio-Like IllnessUnited States Senator Amy Klobuchar has petitioned the Centers for Disease Control to speak out on its efforts to combat a polio-like illness called acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM. Seven children have been diagnosed with AFM in Minnesota this year.
Salmonella Outbreak: CDC Says It's Drug-ResistantOfficials say dozens of people across the country have been infected with a drug-resistant strain of salmonella.
Heading Back To School? Tips To Avoid AnxietyIt's already time for kids to head back to school. With that transition can come a lot of anxiety.
What Does Screen Time Do To Our Kids?The Centers for Disease Control says kids over 8 spend between six to eight hours a day on a screen.
CDC: Gun Homicides On The RiseGun murders accounted for nearly 70.5% of total homicides from 2010 to 2016.
Food Safety Attorney Says Cyclospora Outbreak Getting WorseIllnesses from a parasite linked to gas station vegetables keep climbing across Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Suicide Rates Rise In Minnesota, Across U.S.New figures show Minnesota's suicide rate has jumped in recent years.
CDC Chief Gets Requested Cut To His Record $357K SalaryGovernment officials say the new head of the top U.S. public health agency has asked for — and will receive — a cut to his record-setting pay.