Is It Safe For People Who Recovered From COVID To See Family During The Holidays? Good QuestionKelsey from Chanhassen said she had COVID in October and has since recovered. She wanted to know: “Is it safe for me to see family members who also recently had COVID?
The COVID Vaccine: Separating Fact From FictionMisinformation about the COVID-19 vaccine is spreading on social media. WCCO asks Dr. Nathan Chomilo to debunk some common myths circulating online.
COVID Vaccine (MN): Can Institutions Or Places Require Immunization?Health leaders are encouraging Minnesotans to get the COVID-19 vaccine when becomes available. It won’t be mandatory, but can institutions or places require people to get it?
An Exclusive Look At The Guthrie’s Modified 'Christmas Carol'Like many of our family traditions, those at the Guthrie Theater have had to change during the COVID-19 pandemic.
What Is Holiday Heart Syndrome? Good QuestionWith cookies, parties, heavy foods and alcohol, this time of year can have a big impact on our bodies. Throw in stress and little sleep and it can become more than some hearts can handle. So, what is Holiday Heart? And, what signs should we watch out for during the holiday season? Good Question.
Why Do People Give Each Other Gifts? Good QuestionThursday is the first night of Hanukkah, a Jewish holiday often known as the festival of lights. With it comes a number of rituals and traditions, but it’s only been over the past century in North America that gift-giving has become associated with Hanukkah.
How Serious Are The Side Effects For The COVID Vaccine?According to Pfizer’s data, 66% of participants experienced pain at the injection site after the second dose, 60% reported fatigue, 52% headaches, 35% chills and 2% vomiting.
Can The Sun Give Us Enough Vitamin D In The Winter?For the first time in two and half weeks, the sun came out on Tuesday -- but was it enough to get us the vitamin D we need?
Who Decides A School's History Curriculum? Good QuestionIn recent months, there's been a national discussion about history and what our children do and don't learn in the classrooms. Right now, the state of Minnesota is looking closely at those questions.
What Should Online Shoppers Expect This Unusual Holiday Season?Three billion packages will be sent between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year. That’s 800 million more than last year.
Where Exactly Do Your Thanksgiving Meal Essentials Come From?If any Minnesotan family is having turkey this Thanksgiving, there’s a very good chance the bird was grown and processed in Minnesota.
Immunization Expert Patsy Stinchfield Answers All Your Good Questions On COVID VaccinesImmunization expert Patsy Stinchfield answers all your Good Questions about COVID-19 vaccines.
What Went Wrong With The Political Polls For The 2020 Election?Going into the 2020 presidential election, several polls made it seem like Democrat Joe Biden had the race all locked up. But in many states, those numbers didn't pan out.
How Can Minnesota Pull Off Mass-Testing By Thanksgiving? Good QuestionMDH is also recommending all Minnesotans between the ages of 18 to 35 get tested, especially if they are visiting friends and family over Thanksgiving. Even those people haven’t had a known close contact or aren’t showing symptoms, MDH is recommending a test.
Data Shows Pfizer's COVID Vaccine To Be 90% Effective - But What Does That Mean?Data suggests Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is 90% effective in preventing the novel coronavirus -- but what exactly does that mean?