DOH Urges Vaccination Following Confirmed Measles CasesAfter three confirmed measles cases since August, the Minnesota Department of Health is asking people to make sure their families are vaccinated.
Health Officials Say No Human Exposure To Rabid BatsState health officials say they have heard from the woman who dropped off two dead bats at the U of M Veterinary Medical Center.
Vaccine Clinic Look-UpNeed to get a vaccination but not sure where to go? Check out the Vaccine Clinic Look-Up at the Minnesota Department of Health.
With 2 New Minn, Measles Cases, Officials Urge VaccinationA second child in a month has been diagnosed with measles in Minnesota. Neither child was vaccinated.
Minnesota Health Officials Concerned Over Rising STD Numbers“We're very concerned about this huge increase in STDs,” said Kris Ehresmann with the state health department.
72 Sick After Waterborne Illness Outbreak At Zumbrota CampgroundOfficials are trying to determine why so many people have gotten sick from a parasite that appears to have contaminated the water at a pool and pond at Shades of Sherwood campground.
Department Of Health Clears Maltreatment Complaint BacklogThe Minnesota Department of Health faced a backlog at the beginning of 2018 and encountered 2,321 reports awaiting triage.
MDH Investigating Legionnaire’s Disease Cases At Senior HomeThe Minnesota Department of Health is investigating Legionnaires' disease at a senior living facility in Albert Lea.
How Long Can Food Be Left Out?It's the time of year for picnics, outdoor wedding and camping trips – which means lots of food outside.
MDH: 7 Minnesotans Infected With Salmonella Linked To Hy-Vee Pasta SaladHealth officials say that seven Minnesotans suffered a Salmonella infection in connection to a outbreak linked to a Hy-Vee pasta salad.
Health Officials Warn Of Deer Ticks Over Fourth Of JulyWith the Fourth of July two days away, health officials are warning people to be on the lookout for deer ticks.
Health Department Pilot Program Helps With Radon MitigationThe Minnesota Department of Health has a pilot program that installs radon mitigation systems for homeowners in dire need.
Health Dept. Tracking Cyclospora Outbreaks In MinnesotaTwo separate outbreaks of cyclospora have the Minnesota Department of Health asking for even healthy people to come forward.
Suicide Rates Rise In Minnesota, Across U.S.New figures show Minnesota's suicide rate has jumped in recent years.
MDH Discusses Food Safety After Food-Borne Illness CasesSix people got salmonella poising after eating a breaded chicken product, similar to a larger chicken nugget.