Metro Hospitals Flooded With Patients Victim To Slippery SidewalksIt's an all-out rush inside of Twin Cities Emergency Departments.
Firefighter Treated At HCMC Brings Fire Trucks Filled With Presents To Burn UnitAn organization devoted to helping burn victims distributed Christmas cheer Tuesday at Hennepin Healthcare in downtown Minneapolis.
HCMC Clinic And Specialty Center Renovations Designed To Help HealA Twin Cities hospital is hoping some new purchases will help heal patients -- and those purchases have nothing to do with medicine.
Doctor Finds Purpose Working In Burn Center Where He Was Treated As TeenExperience can change your perspective, and your course in life. That's just what it did for Dr. Jon Gayken, a surgeon with the Hennepin County Medical Center Burn Center.
Former HCMC Employee Pleads Guilty To Identity TheftA 35-year-old Fridley woman has pleaded guilty to fraudulently using patients' credit cards while she worked at the Hennepin County Medical Center, the county attorney's office announced Tuesday.
HCMC Pressured To End Live Animal Use In TrainingA national physicians group says it is time for Hennepin County Medical Center to stop using live animals for medical training. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine wants a federal agency to investigate the Minneapolis hospital's use of 450 sheep and rabbits.
Good Question: Supreme Court Justices, Footprints, TippingAccording to CBS News, when the justices are at the Supreme Court, it's the Supreme Court police. But, when they're out on official business, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) gives the security detail.
Ice Angler Shares Story Of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning As Warning To OthersCarbon monoxide poisoned Michael Thetreau and three other fisherman in an ice house on Leech Lake in northern Minnesota last weekend. 34-year-old Jaren Johnson died. Emergency crews rushed Michael and two other men to the hospital.
HCMC Preparing For Influx Of Frostbite Patients As Temps DropHCMC typically treats about 50-75 frostbite victims each year, and Dr. Jon Gayken -- a burn and trauma surgeon at the hospital -- says there's a common factor in those cases.
MPD: 6 Arrested In Double Stabbing Near Downtown Strip ClubMinneapolis police are investigating a double stabbing that happened early Saturday morning in the Warehouse District. Officers were called to Choice Gentlemen's Club on 2nd Avenue North near Washington Avenue at about 2:30 a.m. on a report of an assault.
Want To Kick Smoking For Good? Don't Give UpIf you smoke cigarettes, or know someone who does, you probably know how hard it is to quit. But the good news is doctors say more Americans are kicking the habit, and fewer teenagers are picking it up.