MDH Reports 2 More Minnesota Deaths Linked With VapingAuthorities say both of the newly-reported Minnesota cases involved people who were over 50 years old, and both of them died in September.
'Don't Be Foolish': 93-Year-Old Senior Warns All To Get Flu ShotsFlu season is officially upon us. This year's strain looks to be an especially serious one for certain people.
MDH: Majority Of Unexpected Infant Deaths Are Sleep RelatedNew data from the Minnesota Department of Health shows 90 infants died unexpectedly in 2016 and 2017.
With Vaping Rates Up, Gov. Walz Calls On Legislature To Ban Flavored E-Cigs In Minnesota A new survey says one in four Minnesota 11th graders reported using an e-cigarette in the previous 30 days, a 54% increase from the same survey in 2016.
How To Talk To Your Kids About VapingIt's a dangerous trend that's affecting young people. The CDC reports that 16% of lung injuries from vaping are happening to people 18 years old or younger.
Minnesota Health Experts Urge Flu Shots As Soon As PossibleHealth officials are urging Minnesotans to get flu shots as soon as possible.
Bat Found In Downtown Minneapolis Tests Positive For RabiesThe bat was found near the corner of Marquette Avenue and 6th Street.
'We Are Going To See More Cases': MDH Confirms Minnesota's 1st Known Case Of Vaping-Related DeathInvestigators said that the lung injury was associated with vaping illicit THC products.
Lake Nokomis Beaches Reopen After Dozens Of Reported E. Coli IllnessesThe beaches at Lake Nokomis reopened on Thursday after a test found bacteria levels are safe.
Department Of Health: Rare Fungal Infection Cases On The RiseThe Minnesota Department of Health says the state is seeing more cases than expected this year involving blastomycosis, a rare fungal infection, likely due to favorable environmental conditions.
MDH Investigates 27 Cases Of Severe Lung Injury Potentially Caused By VapingTwenty-seven cases of severe lung injury due to vaping in Minnesota are being investigated by the Minnesota Department of Health.